Drake

3980
Nominal Guns12
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased11.1771
ShipyardUnknown
CategoryUnrated
Ship TypeSloop
Captured9.6.1782

Armament


11.1771Broadside Weight = 38.5 Imperial Pound ( 17.46 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck12 British 6-Pounder
Gun Deck10 British 1/2-Pound Swivel

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
11.1771110EstablishmentBWAS-1714

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
11.2.1779 - 10.1780Lieutenant John Gore (1772-1836)BWAS-17141782 - 9.6.1782Lieutenant Robert Fitzhugh Hassard (c.1750-1782)BWAS-1714

Service History


DateEventSource
11.1771Purchased for £4,151BWAS-1714
9.6.1782Taken by L'Annibal (74) off Negapatam
9.6.1782Taken by Le Sphinx (64) off Negapatam

 

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