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Nominal Guns12BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased23.9.1744BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1714
Foundered22.6.1745BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Burthen272Tons BM 

Armament


1744Broadside Weight = 23 Imperial Pound ( 10.431 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck12 British 3-Pounder
Gun Deck20 British 1/2-Pound Swivel

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
174480EstablishmentBWAS-1714

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1.7.1744 - 3.9.1744CommanderRichard Tiddeman (d.1762) ADM 6/17/16
Issued by Charles Knowles (1704-1777), Jamaica - Greater Antilles
Commission confirmed 2.11.1745
ADM 6/17
23.9.1744 - 15.10.1744CaptainPeter Warren (1703-1752)BWAS-17144.9.1745 - 22.6.1745CommanderJames Campbell (c.1714-?) ADM 6/17/77
Issued by Charles Knowles (1704-1777), West Indies - North Atlantic Ocean
Commission confirmed 24.3.1745/46
BWAS-1714

Service History


DateEventSource
22.6.1745Foundered in a storm in the West IndiesBWAS-1714


Notes on Ship


OriginBWAS-1714
Purchased at Antigua

 

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