Thomas Pitcher


NationalityBritish 
RolesShip Builder 
Date of Birth1745CSORN
First Known Service1745CSORN
WifeAnne Elizabeth Youngref:1327
Son William Pitcher (1782-1860)ref:1327
Son Henry Jones Pitcher (1779-1849)ref:1327
Last Known Service1837CSORN
Date of Death1837

Related Ship Yards


FromToPositionYardSource
17881816OwnerNorthfleet Dockyard - Northfleet ref:1327

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1788 Founded a shipyard at Northfleet 
2.11.1789 Launched Royal Charlotte (26) , East Indiaman at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
23.9.1793 Launched Alligator , Merchantman at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet EICS
1794 Launched Force (12) , Gun-brig at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
15.2.1794 Launched Lark (16) , Sloop at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
27.8.1794 Launched Britannia , Merchantman at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet EICS
9.3.1795 Launched Malabar (56) , Ship of the Line at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
31.7.1795 Launched Emerald (36) , Frigate at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1603
1796 Launched Earl of Abergavenny (26) , East Indiaman at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet  
9.4.1796 Launched Ardent (64) , Ship of the Line at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
4.1797 Launched Gunboat No. 29 (12) , Gunboat at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
4.1797 Launched Gunboat No. 28 (12) , Gunvessel at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
10.4.1797 Launched Gunboat No. 27 (12) , Gunboat at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
7.10.1797 Launched Osprey (18) , Sloop at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
19.3.1798 Launched Superb (74) , Ship of the Line at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
2.7.1798 Launched Supply , Transport at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet  
1799 Launched Castle Eden (26) , East Indiaman at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet EICS
3.6.1799 Launched Diana , Merchantman at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet EICS
29.3.1800 Launched Comet , East Indiaman at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet EICS
1801 Launched David Scott , East Indiaman at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet EICS
4.4.1801 Launched Mariner (12) , Gun-brig at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
14.4.1801 Launched Medusa (32) , Frigate at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
14.4.1801 Launched Minx (12) , Gun-brig at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
27.10.1802 Launched Earl Camden , East Indiaman at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet EICS
5.2.1803 Launched Ceylon (26) , East Indiaman at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet EICS
1804 Launched Devonshire , East Indiaman at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet EICS
27.2.1804 Launched Eagle (74) , Ship of the Line at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
28.4.1804 Launched Bruiser (12) , Gun-brig at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
3.5.1804 Launched Blazer (12) , Gun-brig at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
30.6.1804 Launched Clinker (12) , Gun-brig at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
30.6.1804 Launched Cracker (12) , Gun-brig at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
1805 Founded a shipyard at the Isle of Dogs 
19.8.1807 Launched Cumberland (74) , Ship of the Line at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
13.2.1808 Launched Rolla (10) , Sloop at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
12.4.1808 Launched Venerable (74) , Ship of the Line at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
1810 Launched Cambridge (18) , East Indiaman at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet EICS
7.3.1810 Launched Egmont (74) , Ship of the Line at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
1811 Went into semi-retirement 
2.1812 Launched Broxbornebury (20) , East Indiaman at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet W1812P
27.2.1812 Launched Gloucester (74) , Ship of the Line at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
19.11.1812 Launched Medway (74) , Ship of the Line at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
13.7.1813 Launched Alert (16) , Sloop at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
13.8.1813 Launched Meander (38) , Frigate at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
13.9.1813 Launched Araxes (36) , Frigate at Northfleet Dockyard - Northfleet BWAS-1793
1825 Launched George IV , East Indiaman at Rotherhithe - London - Surrey IORMAR


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