Countess of Scarborough

Nominal Guns20TRN4
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
CategoryHired VesselTRN4
Ship TypeArmed Ship TRN4

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1779150 TRN4

2 Commanding Officers

12.11.1777 - 21.4.1778CommanderHenry Francis Evans (c.1741/42-1781) ADM 6/21/335ADM 6/2118.4.1778 - 23.9.1779CommanderThomas Piercy (c.1732-1793): on board from 24.4.1778 ADM 6/21/392ADM 6/21

Service History

13.10.1778Took the Ship La Comtesse de Maurepas (18) off Cape Francois
23.9.1779Battle of Flamborough Head
23.9.1779Taken by La Pallas (34)


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Posted by John Terschak on Monday 11th of January 2016 14:13

Had 20 6-pounders

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