Ranger

29012
Nominal Guns10ref:1290
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1747ref:1290
First Commissioned1748ref:1290
ShipyardUnknownref:1290
CategoryPrivateerref:1290
Ship TypeSloop ref:1290
Last known1748ref:1290

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:1290
Burthen90Ton 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
18.4.174860 ref:1290

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
18.4.1748 - Captain (Privateer)Elisha Johnsonref:1290

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1747 - 1748Lieutenant (Privateer)Robert Gibbsref:1293

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1747 - 1748Mate (Privateer)Job Gardnerref:1293


Notes on Ship


Letter of Marqueref:1290

1748, April 18. Ranger. Sloop. Tons 90. Men 60. Guns: 10 carriage.

Commander, Elisha Johnson.

Bond. £1500.

Bonders, Elisha Johnson, mariner, Newport, principal; Jonathan Nichols and William Chaloner, merchants, Newport, sureties.

Equippers, Jonathan Nichols, Robert Shearman and William Corey, of Newport, and Robert Nichols, of Middletown; all merchants.

Witnesses, None recorded.

N. P. V, 577



 

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