Chatham

3584
Nominal Guns4BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased12.2.1788BWAS-1714
ShipyardDover - Kent BWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeTender BWAS-1714
Deleted from list1802BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Keel53' 1 ¾"Imperial Feet16.1735 
Breadth21' 6 ¾"Imperial Feet6.4199 
Depth in Hold10' 1"Imperial Feet3.0734 
Burthen131 3194Tons BM 

Armament


1789Broadside Weight = 7.5 Imperial Pound ( 3.4014 kg)BWAS-1793
Gun Deck4 British 3-Pounder
Gun Deck6 British 1/2-Pound Swivel

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
178912 BWAS-1793
181045 BWAS-1793

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
23.8.1790 - 1.1791Lieutenant George Sayer (d.1846) ADM 6/24/87
Commission confirmed 16.11.1790
BWAS-1793
28.12.1790 - 9.1792Lieutenant William Robert Broughton (1762-1821) ADM 6/24/98BWAS-17936.2.1794 - 1794Lieutenant Peter PugetNA-ROA

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
12.1.1793 - 6.2.1794Lieutenant Peter PugetNA-ROA

Service History


DateEventSource
12.2.1788Purchased at Dover - Kent at a cost of £1015.0.0dBWAS-1793
4.1788Began fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1793
5.1788Completed fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1793
18.6.1789RegisteredBWAS-1793
12.1790Began fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1793
1.1791Completed fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1793
1796In Ordinary at DeptfordBWAS-1793
1830Sold in JamaicaBWAS-1793


Notes on Ship


OriginBWAS-1793
Mercantile Brig, built 1788 by Thomas King, Dover

 

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