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Derrepente

22108
Nominal Guns4BG
NationalitySpain
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1798BWAS-1793
Home PortBilbao - Biscay BG
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1793
CategoryPrivateerBG
Ship TypeLugger BG
Captured26.8.1798BWAS-1793

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
26.8.179885 BG

Service History


DateEventSource
1798

Took 2 danish ships

BG
26.8.1798Taken by
Doris (36) 1795-1805
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
in Latitude 46 deg. 30 .min. Longitude 10 deg. 36 min.
BWAS-1793


Notes on Ship


CaptureBG

Admiralty-Office, September 9, 1797.
Extract of a letter from Vice-Admiral Kingfmill, Commander in Chief of His Majesty's Ships and Vessels on the Coast of Ireland, to Evan Nepean, Esq; dated on board the Penguin, Cork Harbour, tbe 3d of September,

Please to inform my Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, that His Majesty's Ship Doris has sent in a Spanish Privateer Lugger, of 4 guns, besides swivels and small arms and 85 men, El Derrepente, of Bilboa, which she captured in Latitude 46 deg. 30 .min. Longitude 10 deg. 36 min. This Privateer had taken 2 danish vessels



 

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