Abundance

2854
Nominal Guns24
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Acquired30.9.1799
ShipyardBuckler's Hard - Hampshire
CategoryUnrated
Ship TypeStoreship
Sold22.5.1823

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
21.8.1806 - 6.4.1812Master John Fryer (1752-1817)

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRankNameSource
23.9.1801 - 31.8.1802Carpenter Thomas TaylorADM 29-1

 

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Posted by Brian Stephens on Saturday 19th of April 2014 01:36

Edinburgh Advertiser Oct 18, 1816
His Majesty's store-ship Abundance, Mr. Jonah Oake, Commander, which conveyed the works of art restored by the allies, to the Pope, from Antwerp to Civita Vechia arrived from thence at Portsmouth on Sunday week, bringing some fine specimens of Marbie Statuny, presents from the Pope to His Royal Highness the Prince Regent. She has brought altogether 60 large cases. She left Civita Vechia on the 5th of July and the ??? on the 10th ult. three days after Lord Exmouth. She brought 40,000 dollars for merchants from thence. She sailed from Portsmouth Friday for Woolwich to land her cargo.

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