Alfred

2996
Nominal Guns20
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyAmerican ship 'Alfred' (1775) (30)
Captured9.3.1778
First Commissioned15.10.1778
ShipyardPhiladelphia - Pennsylvania DANFS
CategoryUnrated
Ship TypeArmed Ship
Sold1782

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Burthen440Tons BM 

Armament


10.1778Broadside Weight = 90 Imperial Pound ( 40.815 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck20 British 9-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
10.1778120EstablishmentBWAS-1714

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
15.10.1778 - 8.8.1782CommanderDavid Collins (c.1734-1787) ADM 6/21/461BWAS-1714

Service History


DateEventSource
10.1778Commissioned into the Royal Navy as an Armed ShipBWAS-1714
7.7.1782

Paid off and sold later in the Year

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