Delight

3855
Nominal Guns14B028
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered16.5.1709BWAS-1603
Launched18.10.1709B028
First Commissioned4.10.1709B028
How acquiredPurpose builtB028
ShipyardWoolwich Dockyard - Woolwich B028
Designed by Richard StaceyBWAS-1603
Constructor Jacob Ackworth (c.1668-1748/49)BWAS-1603
CategorySixth RateB028
Ship TypeShip B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Sold8.1.1712/13B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck77' 8"Imperial Feet23.4986 
Length of Keel63' 0"Imperial Feet19.2024 
Breadth22' 1"Imperial Feet6.7183 
Depth in Hold9' 3"Imperial Feet2.8194 
Burthen163 4094Tons BM 

Armament


1710Broadside Weight = 28 Imperial Pound ( 12.698 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck14 British 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
171070 BWAS-1603

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
4.10.1709 - 7.11.1710Commander John Boys ADM 6/10/91ADM 6/108.11.1710 - 15.11.1712Commander George Stewart (d.1759) ADM 6/11/79BWAS-1603

3 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
7.10.1709 - 13.5.1711Lieutenant Samuel Pitman (d.1728) Transfered ADM 6/10/92ADM 6/1014.5.1711 - 10.7.1712Lieutenant Charles Arundel (d.1723) Transfered ADM 6/11/137ADM 6/1111.7.1712 - 15.11.1712Lieutenant James Scott ADM 6/11/216ADM 6/11

Service History


DateEventSource
15.11.1712Paid offADM 51
8.1.1713

Sold to John Dagrave for £371

BWAS-1603

 

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