Badger

3213
Nominal Guns14BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased11.1777BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1714
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1714
Sold6.1783BWAS-1714

7 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
8.12.1778 - 19.6.1779CommanderHoratio Nelson (1758-1805): on board from 1.1.1779 ADM 6/22/145
Issued by Sir Peter Parker (1715-1811), Jamaica - Greater Antilles
Commission confirmed 27.6.1780
NAO
11.6.1779 - 23.3.1780CommanderCuthbert Collingwood (1750-1810): on board from 20.6.1779 ADM 6/22/258
Issued by Sir Peter Parker (1715-1811), Jamaica - Greater Antilles
Commission confirmed 8.3.1781
NAO
22.3.1780 - 26.8.1780CommanderSamuel Hood Walker (d.1780) ADM 6/22/185
Issued by Sir Peter Parker (1715-1811), Jamaica - Greater Antilles
Commission confirmed 21.10.1780
BWAS-1714
26.8.1780 - 7.9.1780LieutenantRichard StoreyBWAS-17142.9.1780 - 9.12.1780CommanderDonald Sutherland (d.1780)† ADM 6/22/473
Issued by Sir Peter Parker (1715-1811), Jamaica - Greater Antilles
Commission confirmed 28.5.1782
BWAS-1714
9.12.1780 - 14.9.1781CommanderJames Cornwallis (d.1798) ADM 6/22/324
Issued by Sir Peter Parker (1715-1811), Jamaica - Greater Antilles
Commission confirmed 14.8.1781
BWAS-1714
14.9.1781 - 28.10.1781CommanderDavid Mackay ADM 6/22/561
Issued by Sir Peter Parker (1715-1811), Jamaica - Greater Antilles
Commission confirmed 24.12.1782
ADM 6/22

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
7.1.1781 - 18.3.1782Acting LieutenantWilliam Kirkleyref:55910.7.1782 - 1.5.1783LieutenantThomas Harrisonref:559

Service History


DateEventSource
11.1777Purchased at Jamaica - Greater Antilles at a cost of £1540.0.0dBWAS-1714
5.1782Paid off at JamaicaBWAS-1714
6.1783Sold at Jamaica for £2,050BWAS-1714


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
NAOThe National Archive - Trafalgar AncestorsVariousWeb Site
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive
ref:559Australlian RoyaltyMarion PurnellWeb Site
 

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