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Antigua

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Nominal Guns14BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased17.1.1757BWAS-1714
First Commissioned11.6.1757BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeSloopBWAS-1714
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1714
Sold13.8.1763BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck71' 6"Imperial Feet21.7932 
Length of Keel53' 0"Imperial Feet16.1544 
Breadth23' 7 ½"Imperial Feet7.0231 
Depth in Hold10' 6"Imperial Feet3.2004 
Burthen157 3294' 6"Tons BM 

Armament


7.1757Broadside Weight = 31 Imperial Pound ( 14.0588 kg)BWAS-1714
Upper Gun Deck14 British 4-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck12 British 1/2-Pound Swivel

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
7.1757110 BWAS-1714

7 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
17.1.1757 - 17.4.1758Commander
Christopher CodringtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1743-1763
ADM 6/18/345
BWAS-1714
17.4.1758 - 18.11.1758Commander
Daniel DeringBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1749-1759
ADM 6/18/502
BWAS-1714
18.11.1758 - 12.5.1759Commander
Weston VarloBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1743-1787
ADM 6/19/99
Issued by
John MooreBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1738-1778
, Barbados - Windward Islands - Barbados & the Leeward Islands
Confirmed 27.9.1759
BWAS-1714
24.5.1759 - 15.7.1760Commander
James InnesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1740-1763
BWAS-1714
15.7.1760 - 19.4.1762Commander
John Neale Pleydell NottBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1746-1764
ADM 6/19/410
Issued by
Sir James DouglasBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1732-1782

Confirmed 17.5.1762
BWAS-1714
19.4.1762 - 24.9.1762Commander
Cecil ScottBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1748-1763
ADM 6/19/525
Issued by
George Brydges RodneyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1740-1782

Confirmed 9.8.1763
ADM 6/19
24.9.1762 - 17.6.1763Commander
Samuel MarshallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1753-1787
ADM 6/19/531
Issued by
George Brydges RodneyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1740-1782

Confirmed 30.8.1763
ADM 6/19

Service History


DateEventSource
11.6.1757Purchased at Antigua - Leeward Islands at a cost of £1900.0.0dBWAS-1714
7.1757

Commissioned for the Leeward Islands

BWAS-1714
16.1.1759Attack on Martinique
20.1.1759Capture of Guadeloupe
13.8.1761

Registered

BWAS-1714
7.1.1762Operations against Martinique
17.6.1763

Paid off

ADM 33
13.8.1763

Sold at Antigua for £428.11.5d

BWAS-1714

 

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