Anne Galley

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Ann Galley
Nominal Guns8BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased22.6.1739BWAS-1714
First Commissioned3.7.1739BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeFireship BWAS-1714
Expended as Fireship11.2.1743/44BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck97' 9"Imperial Feet29.5983 
Length of Keel80' 0"Imperial Feet24.384 
Breadth26' 7 ¾"Imperial Feet7.9439 
Depth in Hold12' 3"Imperial Feet3.6957 
Burthen302 1694Tons BM 

Armament


7.1739Broadside Weight = 26 Imperial Pound ( 11.7912 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck8 British 6-Pounder
Gun Deck8 British 1/2-Pound Swivel

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
3.7.1739 - 23.10.1740CommanderRichard Hughes (1708-1779) ADM 6/16/194BWAS-171424.10.1740 - 23.7.1742CommanderJames Hodsoll (d.1754) ADM 6/16/523
Commission confirmed 5.8.1745
BWAS-1714
24.7.1742 - 11.2.1743/44CommanderJames Macky (d.1743/44)† ADM 6/16/458
Commission confirmed 21.3.1744/45
BWAS-1714

Service History


DateEventSource
22.6.1739Purchased at Unknown at a cost of £1208.13.9dBWAS-1714
7.1739Commissioned for the MediterraneanBWAS-1714
3.7.1739Began fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1714
19.8.1739Completed fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford at a cost of £2679.0.3dBWAS-1714
2.3.1742/43Sinking of the San Isidoro
11.2.1744Battle of Toulon

 

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