Winchelsea

27510
Nominal Guns6HCA26
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorPrivate Owners
Extant1757HCA26
First Commissioned2.11.1757HCA26
Home PortLondon - Thames HCA26
ShipyardUnknownHCA26
CategoryPrivateerHCA26
Ship TypeUnknownHCA26
Last known1757HCA26

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentHCA26
Burthen499Tons BM 

Armament


2.11.1757Broadside Weight UnknownHCA26
Gun Deck6 Carriage Guns

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1757/11/02 - 1757 Alexander Hume, John HallettHCA26

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
2.11.175799 HCA26

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
14.6.1757 - 1757Captain (Privateer) John LongHCA262.11.1757 - 1757Captain (Privateer) Thomas HoweHCA26


Notes on Ship


Letter of MarqueHCA26
HCA 26/8/106 1757 November 2

Commander: Thomas Howe.

Ship: Winchelsea.

Burden: 499 tons.

Crew: 99.

Owners: Alexander Hume, Abraham Hume, John Hallet and Christopher Baron of London, merchants.

Lieutenant: Evan Jones.

Gunner: Henry Morris.

Boatswain: Robert Jenkins.

Carpenter: Peter Johnson.

Surgeon: Andrew Mackenzie.

Cook: John Prawson.

Armament: 6 carriage guns.

Folio: 107



 

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