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Deptford Prize

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Nominal Guns8BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
Captured23.5.1740BWAS-1714
ShipyardSan Sebastian - Spain BWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeSloopBWAS-1714
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1714
Sold20.11.1744BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck73' 7"Imperial Feet22.3097 
Length of Keel59' 8"Imperial Feet18.0058 
Breadth21' 6"Imperial Feet6.5532 
Burthen146 6994Tons BM 

Armament


9.1740Broadside Weight = 18.5 Imperial Pound ( 8.39 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck8 British 4-Pounder
Gun Deck10 British 1/2-Pound Swivel

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
9.174060 BWAS-1714
2.174170 BWAS-1714

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
27.9.1740 - 4.2.1741/42Commander
John PritchardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1723-1758
ADM 6/16/338
ADM 6/15
5.2.1741/42 - 13.8.1743Commander
Charles CatfordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1714-1756
ADM 6/16/10
BWAS-1714
16.8.1743 - 25.10.1744Commander
Fyfield CoeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1711-1748
ADM 6/16/210
BWAS-1714

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
16.11.1743 - 15.6.1744Lieutenant
Jospeh CarewBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1735-1754
Transfered ADM 6/16/239
ADM 6/16
25.6.1744 - 25.10.1744Lieutenant
Thomas WyeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1742-1747
ADM 6/16/329
ADM 6/16

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
17.11.1740 - 12.5.1741Master's Mate
Peter RawlingsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1728-1748
ADM 107/3/427
ADM 107/3

Service History


DateEventSource
3.6.1740Arrived at PlymouthBWAS-1714
6.9.1740RegisteredBWAS-1714
15.9.1740Purchased at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth at a cost of £643.7.0dBWAS-1714
15.9.1740Began fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1714
27.9.1740

Commissioned for the Channel

BWAS-1714
26.1.1740/41Completed fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth at a cost of £1321.9.11dBWAS-1714
10.10.1744Ordered to be soldBWAS-1714
20.11.1744Sold at Deptford for £390BWAS-1714
25.12.1744Paid offADM 51

 

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