Diligent

20739
Nominal Guns10BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased30.12.1775BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeSchooner
Wrecked17.5.1777BWAS-1714

Armament


1776Broadside Weight = 33 Imperial Pound ( 14.9658 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck10 British 6-Pounder
Gun Deck12 British 1/2-Pound Swivel

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
24.12.1775 - 17.5.1777LieutenantEdmund Dodd (1734-1815)BWAS-1714

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
30.12.1775 - 9.1776MidshipmanIsaac Coffin (1759-1839)ref:616

Service History


DateEventSource
30.12.1775Purchased at Unknown at a cost of £368.0.0dBWAS-1714
17.5.1777Wrecked in the Bay of FundyBWAS-1714


Notes on Ship


OriginBWAS-1714
Mercantile Byfield

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ref:616Who's Who in Nelson's NavyNicholas TracyBook
 

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