Thomas Pringle

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service30.11.1760CSORN
Last Known Service1.1.1801CSORN
Date of Death9.12.1803CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
30.11.1760 Lieutenant ADM 6/20/17CSORN
10.5.1776 Commander ADM 6/21/186ADM 6/21
10.5.177625.11.1776Lord Howe, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/186ADM 6/21
25.11.1776 Captain ADM 6/21/236CSORN
25.11.177620.12.1776Camel (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/236ADM 6/21
20.12.17766.11.1779Ariadne (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/244BWAS-1714
14.12.177815.12.1778Battle of St. Lucia 
6.7.1779 Battle of Grenada 
6.11.177931.12.1779Included in the list of captains receiving half-pay.ADM104
2.5.17803.7.1784Daedalus (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/122BWAS-1714
10.17871788Impregnable (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
10.17874.1788Hero (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
5.17907.1790Royal George (100), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
10.17937.1795Valiant (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
4.7.1794 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
6.17951796Asia (64), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the RedBWAS-1714
1.6.1795 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
23.6.1795 Action of Ile Groix 
17967.1796Tremendous (74), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the RedBWAS-1714
14.2.1799 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
1.1.1801 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN


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
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document

Previous comments on this page

Posted by Tim Oakley on Saturday 2nd of July 2016 20:14

Thomas Pringle commanded both the Impregnable and Hero while the were undergoing work at Chatham dockyard as they were not sea going at the time.

Posted by Douglas Raynor on Monday 21st of October 2013 00:08

Raynor not Rayner please

Posted by Douglas Raynor on Monday 21st of October 2013 00:07

Raynor not Rayner please

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