Washington

19293
Nominal Guns12W027
NationalityUnited States of America
OperatorMassachusetts State Navy
Acquired3.10.1776W027
Home Port W027
ShipyardUnknownW027
CategoryPrivateerW027
Ship TypeBrig W027
Captured31.5.1778W027

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Burthen95Ton 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
3.10.177681 W027
25.5.177881 W027

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
3.10.1776 - 1777UnknownElias Smith (1744-1817)W0278.11.1777 - 1778UnknownNicholas OglebyW02725.5.1778 - 31.5.1778UnknownNathaniel WardellW027

Service History


DateEventSource
31.5.1778Taken by Blonde (32)

 

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Posted by Freddy Van Daele on Monday 24th of October 2016 15:39

Built Beverly, Mass. 1776.09.17


Posted by Freddy Van Daele on Thursday 13th of October 2016 19:49

Became British Privateer brig "Dragon" in 1778 and French Royal corvette "Le Dragon" in 1781. Scuttled by her Commander the chevalier de l'Espine on the 21st of January 1783 off Monte-Christi, Haiti, being the last vessel lost by France in the American Independence War.

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