Bird

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Nominal Guns8BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Acquired4.1764BWAS-1714
How acquiredPurchased on the StocksBWAS-1714
ShipyardRotherhithe - London - Surrey BWAS-1714
ConstructorNicholas BarrettBWAS-1714
CategoryOther VesselsBWAS-1714
Ship TypeSurvey Vessel BWAS-1714
Broken Up3.1775BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck58' 6"Imperial Feet17.6975 
Length of Keel45' 5"Imperial Feet13.7414 
Breadth17' 7 ¼"Imperial Feet5.188 
Depth in Hold8' 1"Imperial Feet2.4638 
Burthen75 2094Tons BM 

Armament


4.1764Broadside Weight = 4 Imperial Pound ( 1.814 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck8 British Light Guns

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
4.176430 BWAS-1714

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
5.1764 - 1769MasterJohn CowanBWAS-1714

Service History


DateEventSource
1764Commissioned to survey Ireland until 1769BWAS-1714
4.1764Purchased at Rotherhithe - London - Surrey BWAS-1714
22.5.1764Began fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1714
16.8.1764Completed fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford at a cost of £664.8.1dBWAS-1714
3.1775Broken up at DeptfordBWAS-1714

 

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