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Nominal Guns20BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered1.5.1744BWAS-1714
Keel Laid Down5.1744BWAS-1714
Launched22.5.1745BWAS-1714
First Commissioned14.5.1745
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1714
ShipyardKingston upon Hull BWAS-1714
Ship Class1741 Establishment 20-Gunner
Designed byJacob Ackworth (d.1748/49)BWAS-1714
ConstructorJohn ReedBWAS-1714
CategorySixth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Sold8.4.1756BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck112' 2"Imperial Feet34.1418 
Length of Keel91' 8"Imperial Feet27.94 
Breadth32' 2"Imperial Feet9.779 
Depth in Hold11' 0"Imperial Feet3.3528 
Burthen504 4794Tons BM 

Armament


22.5.1745Broadside Weight = 102 Imperial Pound ( 46.257 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck2 British 9-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 British 9-Pounder
Quarterdeck2 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1741140Design Complement

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
14.5.1745 - 29.5.1745CaptainJohn Bermingham (d.1746) ADM 6/16/477ADM 6/1630.5.1745 - 29.1.1747/48CaptainJohn Lloyd (d.1748) ADM 6/16/486BWAS-171418.11.1748 - 25.6.1752CaptainJohn Evans (1717-1794) ADM 6/17/408BWAS-1714

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
4.7.1754 - 9.2.1755PurserEdward Bindloss (c.1728-1789) ADM 107/5/11ADM 107/5

Service History


DateEventSource
1748Sailed to Minorca with dispatchesBWAS-1714
10.1.1748

Ordered to have her quarterdeck lengthened by 8 feet

BWAS-1714
29.1.1747/48Paid offADM 51
5.1749Sailed to Africa and on to the West IndiesBWAS-1714
26.6.1752Paid offBWAS-1714
16.8.1752SurveyedBWAS-1714
23.2.1756SurveyedBWAS-1714
25.2.1756Ordered to be soldBWAS-1714
8.4.1756Sold at Woolwich for £324BWAS-1714

 

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