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Israel Pownoll


NationalityBritish 
RolesDesigner, Ship Builder, Dockyard Staff 
First Known Service1741CSORN
Last Known Service4.1779CSORN
Date of Death1779CSORN
Will Probated8.5.1779, PROB 11/1053/86

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
174123.2.1740/41Appointed Foreman at Deptford Dockyard ADM 6/15/388

Foreman afloat

ADM 6/15
24.2.1740/41 Appointed Second Assistant Shipwright at Deptford Dockyard ADM 6/15/388ADM 6/15
24.2.1740/4124.3.1743Appointed Master Mastmaker at Deptford Dockyard ADM 6/15/388ADM 6/15
25.3.174327.5.1752Appointed Master Caulker at Deptford Dockyard ADM 6/16/160ADM 6/16
27.5.175217.6.1752Appointed Second Assistant Shipwright at Portsmouth Dockyard ADM 6/18/36ADM 6/18
17.6.175213.3.1752/53Appointed Second Assistant Shipwright at Chatham Dockyard ADM 6/18/39ADM 6/18
13.3.175320.5.1755Appointed Assistant Master Shipwright at Chatham Dockyard ADM 6/18/62ADM 6/18
20.5.175518.12.1755Appointed Master Shipwright at Sheerness Dockyard ADM 6/18/168ADM 6/18
4.12.1755 Launched
Plymouth (6) 1755-1793
British 6 Gun
Unrated Yacht
, Yacht at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth
BWAS-1714
19.12.17555.5.1762Appointed Master Shipwright at Woolwich Dockyard ADM 6/18/220BWAS-1714
7.3.1757 Launched
Princess Amelia (80) 1757-1788
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Ship of the Line at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich
BWAS-1714
29.7.1757 Launched
Boreas (28) 1757-1770
British 28 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Frigate at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich
BWAS-1714
20.1.1758 Launched
Rippon (60) 1758-1808
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Ship of the Line at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich
BWAS-1714
5.7.1761 Launched
Blenheim (90) 1761-1801
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Ship of the Line at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich
BWAS-1714
31.3.1762 Launched
Defence (74) 1762-1811
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Ship of the Line at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth
BWAS-1714
5.5.176215.2.1775Appointed Master Shipwright at Plymouth Dockyard ADM 6/19/406BWAS-1714
21.11.1767 Launched
Swan (14) 1767-1814
British 14 Gun
Unrated Sloop
1779 Renamed "Explosion"
1783 Renamed "Swan"
, Sloop at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth
BWAS-1714
13.11.1769 Launched
Royal Oak (74) 1769-1815
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1805 Renamed "Assistance"
, Ship of the Line at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth
BWAS-1714
18.4.1772 Launched
Monmouth (64) 1772-1818
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1796 Renamed "Captivity"
, Ship of the Line at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth
BWAS-1714
10.10.1773 Launched
Conqueror (74) 1773-1794
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Ship of the Line at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth
BWAS-1714
17.12.1774 Launched
Nonsuch (64) 1774-1802
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Ship of the Line at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth
BWAS-1714
15.2.17754.1779Appointed Master Shipwright at Chatham Dockyard ADM 6/21/72BWAS-1714
20.4.1776 Launched
Camilla (20) 1776-1831
British 20 Gun
6th Rate Ship
, Ship at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham
BWAS-1714
27.5.1778 Launched
Nymph (14) 1778-1783
British 14 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Sloop at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham
BWAS-1714


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