Amboyna

3020
Nominal Guns10BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Captured2.1796BWAS-1793
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop
Sailing RigBrig
Broken Up1802BWAS-1793

5 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
2.1796 - 1797LieutenantWilliam Hugh Dobbie (1771-1830)SOTON12.1797 - 11.1798LieutenantJoseph PulhamBWAS-179311.1798 - 4.1800LieutenantPeter HeywoodBWAS-179325.4.1800 - 1801LieutenantRobert William SheldrakeBWAS-17931801LieutenantJohn CawleyBWAS-1793


Notes on Ship


OriginBWAS-1793
Dutch, possibly Harlingen. Taken at Amboyna

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
SOTONShips of the Old NavyMichael PhilipsWeb Site
 

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