Penelope26912
Nominal Guns10HCA26
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorPrivate Owners
Extant1756HCA26
First Commissioned1756/10/06HCA26
ShipyardUnknownHCA26
CategoryPrivateerHCA26
Ship TypeUnknown
Last known1756HCA26

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentHCA26
Burthen160Tons BM

Armament

1756/10/06Broadside Weight UnknownHCA26
Gun Deck10Carriage Guns

Owners


FromToOwnerSource
1756/10/061756John BackhouseHCA26
1756/10/061756John WelchHCA26
1756/10/061756Samuel ShawHCA26
1756/10/061756John Maine HCA26

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1756/10/0638HCA26

Commanders

FromToRankNameSource
1756/10/061756Captain (Privateer)William WiattHCA26


Notes on Ship


Other DetailsHCA26
HCA 26/6/38 1756 October 6

Commander: William Wiatt.

Ship: Penelope.

Burden: 160 tons.

Crew: 38.

Owners: John Backhouse and Company, John Welch, Samuel Shaw, John Maine, Robert Ridding, John Yates and William Davenport of Liverpool, merchants.

Lieutenant: James Billinge.

Gunner: William Tottie.

Boatswain: Thomas Lee.

Carpenter: Henry Doughty.

Surgeon: James Brown.

Cook: Lewis Jones.

Armament: 10 carriage guns.

Folio: 39



Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
HCA26 HCA 26 High Court of AdmiraltyAuthorityWeb Site
 

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