Princess Charlotte -> 1761 Augusta

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


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

1737Ketch riggedBWAS-1714
28.7.1761Renamed AugustaBWAS-1714


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

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