Thomas King


NationalityBritish 
RolesShip Builder 
Date of Birth1739 - Dover CSORN
First Known Service1739CSORN
FatherWilliam King
MotherAnne West
WifeAnn Wellard (1735 - 1796)
SonThomas Jones King
Last Known Service26.12.1815CSORN
Date of Death26.12.1815 - Unknown
Cause of DeathUnknownCSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
4.8.1777 Launched Sprightly (10) , Cutter at King's Boatbuilders - Dover BWAS-1714
4.8.1778 Launched Sprightly (10) , Cutter at Dover - New Hampshire BWAS-1714
6.1779 Launched Lively (14) , Sloop at King's Boatbuilders - Dover BWAS-1714
1.10.1779 Launched Alert (14) , Sloop at Dover - New Hampshire BWAS-1714
30.10.1780 Launched Merlin (18) , Sloop at King's Boatbuilders - Dover BWAS-1714
1781 Designed Speedy Class - 14 gun Sloop 
5.1781 Launched Pigmy (14) , Cutter at King's Boatbuilders - Dover BWAS-1714
26.5.1781 Launched Alecto (12) , Fireship at Dover - Kent  
3.7.1781 Launched Cockatrice (14) , Cutter at King's Boatbuilders - Dover BWAS-1714
4.3.1782 Launched Flirt (14) , Sloop at King's Boatbuilders - Dover BWAS-1714
29.6.1782 Launched Speedy (14) , Sloop at King's Boatbuilders - Dover BWAS-1714
12.8.1782 Launched Incendiary (8) , Fireship at King's Boatbuilders - Dover BWAS-1714
25.11.1783 Launched Thisbe (28) , Frigate at King's Boatbuilders - Dover BWAS-1714
21.9.1785 Launched Lapwing (28) , Frigate at King's Boatbuilders - Dover BWAS-1714
2.1795 Launched Zephyr (14) , Sloop at King's Boatbuilders - Dover BWAS-1793
3.1799 Designed Weazle (12) , Sloop  
3.1799 Launched Weazle (12) , Sloop at King's Boatbuilders - Dover BWAS-1793
3.1800 Designed Gannet (16) , Sloop  
3.1800 Launched Gannet (16) , Sloop at King's Boatbuilders - Dover BWAS-1793
5.1801 Designed Hunter (18) , Sloop  
5.1801 Launched Hunter (18) , Sloop at King's Boatbuilders - Dover BWAS-1793
30.5.1809 Launched Hecate (16) , Sloop at Upnor - Kent BWAS-1793


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