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York

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Nominal Guns14BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
British Merchant ship 'York' (1773) (14) 1773-1779
British 14 Gun
Merchant Ship
Purchased3.1779BWAS-1714
ShipyardDeptford - London BWAS-1714
Constructor
Nicholas BarrettBritish
Ship Builder
Service 1764-1779
BWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeStoreshipBWAS-1714
Sold1781BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Keel112' 2"Imperial Feet34.1418 
Breadth33' 4 ½"Imperial Feet10.0711 
Depth in Hold17' 1 ½"Imperial Feet5.1943 
Burthen664 5494Tons BM 

Armament


4.1779Broadside Weight = 45 Imperial Pound ( 20.4078 kg)BWAS-1714
Upper Gun Deck14 British 6-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck12 British 1/2-Pound Swivel

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
4.177960 BWAS-1714

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
30.4.1779 - 28.1.1781Commander
Benjamin BechinoeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1759-1782
ADM 6/21/548
BWAS-1714

Service History


DateEventSource
29.3.1779Began fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1714
12.4.1779RegisteredBWAS-1714
4.8.1779Completed fitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich at a cost of £2330.0.1dBWAS-1714
1782Sold at BombayBWAS-1714

 

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