Dorset

26834
Nominal GunsLightly ArmedBWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered18.10.1752BWAS-1714
Keel Laid Down16.11.1752BWAS-1714
Named11.7.1753BWAS-1714
Launched17.7.1753BWAS-1714
First Commissioned18.7.1753BWAS-1714
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1714
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1714
Designed byJoseph Allin (d.1759)BWAS-1714
ConstructorSir Thomas Slade (1703-1771)BWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeYacht BWAS-1714
Sold23.3.1815BWAS-1714

9 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
18.7.1753 - 25.11.1755CommanderJohn Weller (c.1717-1772) ADM 6/18/74BWAS-171425.11.1755 - 12.3.1762CaptainHugh Bonfoy (c.1715-1762)† ADM 6/18/215BWAS-17144.6.1762 - 13.6.1771CommanderWilliam Williamson (c.1720-1771)† ADM 6/19/414BWAS-171430.11.1771 - 19.3.1803CommanderAlexander Schomberg (c.1726-1804) ADM 6/20/416ADM 6/2010.5.1804 - 4.4.1811CaptainLambert Brabazon (1742-1811)BWAS-17145.1811 - 1812CaptainAndrew SprouleBWAS-17141813CaptainCharles Dudley PaterBWAS-17141814CaptainEdward William Campbell Rich Owen (1771-1849)BWAS-16031814 - 3.1815CaptainSir Jahleel Brenton (1st Baronet) (1770-1844)BWAS-1714

 

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