Princess Charlotte -> 1761 Augusta

20945
Nominal Guns8BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Launched10.3.1710/11BWAS-1714
First Commissioned1715BWAS-1714
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1714
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1714
ConstructorJoseph Allin (d.1716)BWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeYacht BWAS-1714
Broken Up to Rebuild1771BWAS-1714
BecomesBritish Sixth Rate yacht 'Princess Augusta' (1773) (6)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck56' 0"Imperial Feet17.0688 
Length of Keel44' 6"Imperial Feet13.4493 
Breadth22' 6 ¼"Imperial Feet6.712 
Depth in Hold9' 6"Imperial Feet2.8956 
Burthen155 4394Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1715440 BWAS-1714

Service History


DateEventSource
1737Ketch riggedBWAS-1714
28.7.1761Renamed AugustaBWAS-1714


Sources


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

Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page





Recent comments to other pages
Date postedByPage
Monday 14th of October 2019 22:23Glenys HortonJames Peacock (d.1653)
Monday 14th of October 2019 16:49AvMBritish Merchant east indiaman 'Surat Castle' (1806)
Sunday 13th of October 2019 11:43Tim OakleyBritish Fifth Rate frigate 'Penelope' (1798) (36)
Friday 11th of October 2019 20:50David PleguezueloOperations against Cartagena
Friday 11th of October 2019 05:40Tim OakleyFrench corvette 'La Fleche' (1768) (18)