York

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Nominal Guns10BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased29.3.1777BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
ConstructorNicholas BarrettBWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeCutter BWAS-1714
Captured9.7.1778BWAS-1714
BecomesFrench cutter 'Le York' (1778) (18)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck65' 0"Imperial Feet19.812 
Breadth22' 0"Imperial Feet6.7056 
Depth in Hold10' 0"Imperial Feet3.048 
Burthen100Tons BM 

Armament


3.1777Broadside Weight = 15 Imperial Pound ( 6.8025 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck10 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
3.177765EstablishmentBWAS-1714

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
5.1778 - 19.7.1778LieutenantThomas WalbeoffBWAS-1714

Service History


DateEventSource
29.3.1777Purchased at Unknown at a cost of £465.1.10dBWAS-1714
11.5.1778Registered as a navy vesselB068
9.7.1778Taken by Le Languedoc (80) Little Egg Bay, Delaware


Notes on Ship


OriginBWAS-1714
Originally the mercantile sloop Betsey, built in Bermuda.

 

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