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Espion -> 1795 Spy

22074
Nominal Guns16
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
French corvette 'L'Espion' (1794) (18) 1794-1795
French 18 Gun
Unrated Corvette
Captured3.3.1795
First Commissioned5.1795
ShipyardNantes - Brittany TRN4
CategoryUnrated
Ship TypeSloop
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Sold7.9.1801

4 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
5.1795 - 1.1796Lieutenant
Jacob WaltonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1811
BWAS-1793
2.11.1795 - 3.10.1796Commander
John YoungBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1762-1797
BWAS-1793
1.1797 - 12.1799Commander
William GrosvenorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1770-1799
BWAS-1793
26.12.1799 - 1800Commander
Charles HayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1781-1800
BWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
5.1795Began fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1793
20.5.1795Renamed SpyBWAS-1793
11.1795Completed fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £2844.0.0dBWAS-1793
7.9.1801Sold at Plymouth for £710BWAS-1793

 

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