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Nominal Guns4BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased4.1791BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeTender BWAS-1714
Sold12.10.1802BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck63' 0"Imperial Feet19.2024 
Length of Keel51' 4 ¾"Imperial Feet15.5639 
Breadth20' 1 ¼"Imperial Feet6.1024 
Depth in Hold9' 10"Imperial Feet2.7432 
Burthen110 3794Tons BM 

Armament


4.1791Broadside Weight = 8 Imperial Pound ( 3.6282 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck4 British 3-Pounder
Gun Deck8 British 1/2-Pound Swivel

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
16.4.1791 - 4.11.1793LieutenantNathaniel Portlock (d.1818) ADM 6/24/118ADM 6/24

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
23.7.1791 - 1793Able SeamanJames Campbell (1785-?)NBD1849


Notes on Ship


OriginBWAS-1714
Mercantile Gosport Packet

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/24ADM 6/24 Commission and Warrant Book 1789 Sep.-1793  Archive
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
 

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