No. 1 Longboat

20922
Nominal GunsUnknownBWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Launched1724BWAS-1714
Home PortSheerness Dockyard - Sheerness BWAS-1714
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1714
ShipyardSheerness Dockyard - Sheerness BWAS-1714
ConstructorJohn Ward (d.1752)BWAS-1714
CategoryOther VesselsBWAS-1714
Ship TypeLongboat BWAS-1714
Sold1796BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck41' 10"Imperial Feet12.4968 
Length of Keel32' 6 ¼"Imperial Feet9.76 
Breadth12' 6"Imperial Feet3.7338 
Depth in Hold6' 4"Imperial Feet1.9304 
Burthen27 294Tons BM 

Service History


DateEventSource
1724In use at SheernessBWAS-1714
1796In use as a Pitch Boat when soldBWAS-1714


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
 

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