Revenge

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Nominal Guns12ref:1290
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired2.6.1741ref:1290
ShipyardUnknownref:1290
CategoryPrivateerref:1290
Ship TypeSloop ref:1290
Last known1744ref:1290

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:1290
Burthen115Ton 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1744John Freebody, Benjamin Nortonref:1291

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
6.6.1744100 ref:1290

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
2.6.1741 - Captain (Privateer)Benjamin Nortonref:129026.4.1742 - Captain (Privateer)James Allenref:12909.12.1742 - Captain (Privateer)James Allenref:12906.6.1744 - Captain (Privateer)James Allenref:1290

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1742Lieutenant (Privateer)William Higginsref:12931744 - Second Lieutenant (Privateer)Edward Bissellref:1293

5 Warrant Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
1741 - Surgeon (Privateer)William Blakeref:12931741Master (Privateer)Jeremiah Harmonref:12931742Master (Privateer)William Gibbsref:12931744 - Boatswain (Privateer)Matthew Bostonref:12931744Gunner (Privateer)Godfrey Hanleyref:1293


Notes on Ship


Letter of Marqueref:1290

1741, June 2. Revenge. Sloop. Tons 115.

Commander, Benjamen Norton.

Bond. £1500.

Bonders, Benjamen Norton, mariner, principal; John Freebody and Samuel Freebody, equippers, merchants, sureties; all of Newport.

Witnesses, Samuel Ward, James Martin.

N. P. IV, 539.

 

1742, April 26. Revenge. Sloop. Tons 115.

Commander, James Allen.

Bond. £1500.

Bonders, James Allen, mariner, principal; John Freebody, merchant, and Benjamen Norton, mariner, equippers, sureties; all of Newport.

Witnesses, James Martin, Samuel Freebody.

N. P. V, 41.

 

1742, Dec. 9. Revenge. Sloop. Tons 115.

Commander, James Allen.

Bond. £1500.

Bonders, James Allen, mariner, principal; John Freebody and Benjamen Norton, merchants and equippers, sureties; all of Newport.

Witnesses, Thomas Freebody, James Martin.

N. P. V, 94.

 

1744, June 6. Revenge. Sloop. Tons 115. Men 100. Guns: 12 carriage, 12 swivel.

Commander, James Allen.

Bond. £1500.

Bonders, James Allen, mariner, principal; John Freebody and Benjamen Norton, merchants, and equippers, sureties; all of Newport.

Witnesses, Philip Wilkinson, James Martin.

N. P. V, 272.



 

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