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15143
Nominal Guns10
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Acquired1778
ShipyardDover - New Hampshire
CategoryHired Vessel
Ship TypeCutter
Captured10.1780

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck78'Imperial Feet23.7998 
Breadth25'Imperial Feet7.6454 
Burthen220Tons BM 

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
8.5.1778 - 13.5.1778CommanderFarmery Epworth (c.1738-1804) ADM 6/21/402ADM 6/21

Service History


DateEventSource
27.7.17781st Battle of Ushant
10.1780Taken by two French frigates in the Bay of BiscayBWAS-1714


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/21ADM 6/21 Commission and Warrant Book 1774 Jan.-1779 June  Archive
 

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