John Nelson


NationalityBritish 
RolesShip Builder, Dockyard Staff 
Place of BirthUnknownCSORN
First Known Service1776CSORN
Last Known Service8.1790CSORN
Date of Death3.1793 - UnknownCSORN
Cause of DeathUnknownCSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
177621.11.1776Warranted Master Boat Builder at Sheerness Dockyard ADM 6/21/235ADM 6/21
21.11.1776 Appointed Assistant Master Shipwright at Sheerness Dockyard ADM 6/21/235ADM 6/21
21.11.17768.2.1779Appointed Master Caulker at Sheerness Dockyard ADM 6/21/235ADM 6/21
8.2.177917.1.1781Appointed Assistant Master Shipwright at Woolwich Dockyard ADM 6/21/508ADM 6/21
17.1.178130.12.1785Appointed Assistant Master Shipwright at Chatham Dockyard ADM 6/22/234ADM 6/22
30.12.17853.3.1787Appointed Master Shipwright at Sheerness Dockyard ADM 6/23/309BWAS-1714
3.3.17878.1790Appointed Master Shipwright at Woolwich Dockyard ADM 6/23/385BWAS-1714
16.9.1788 Launched Royal George (100) , Ship of the Line at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1714
4.8.1790 Appointed Master Shipwright at Chatham DockyardBWAS-1714
9.10.1790 Launched Leviathan (74) , Ship of the Line at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1714

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ADM 6/21ADM 6/21 Commission and Warrant Book 1774 Jan.-1779 June  Archive
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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