Nominal Guns20HCA26
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorPrivate Owners
First Commissioned9.12.1756HCA26
Home PortGuernsey - The Channel Islands HCA26
Ship TypeUnknownHCA26
Last known1757HCA26


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentHCA26
Burthen300Tons BM 


9.12.1756Broadside Weight = 30 Imperial Pound ( 13.605 kg)HCA26
Gun Deck20 Carriage Guns

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
9.12.1756180 HCA26

1 Commanding Officer

9.12.1756 - 1757Captain (Privateer)John BealeHCA26

Notes on Ship

Letter of MarqueHCA26
HCA 26/6/120 1756 December 9

Commander: John Beale.

Ship: Guernsey.

Burden: 300 tons.

Crew: 180.

Owners: Peter Dobree the elder, Laurence Cardy, Henry Brock, John Brock, Peter Dodesey and Nicholas Dobree of Guernsey, merchants.

Lieutenant: John Roland.

Gunner: Peter de Carteret.

Boatswain: James Chevalier.

Carpenter: Thomas le Mesurier.

Surgeon: Philip Dupré.

Cook: John Little.

Armament: 20 carriage guns.

Folio: 123.

Note that the St James received a similar commission.


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