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Nominal Guns8BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered12.7.1749BWAS-1714
Keel Laid Down25.7.1749BWAS-1714
Named22.7.1749BWAS-1714
Launched3.10.1749BWAS-1714
First Commissioned11.10.1749BWAS-1714
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1714
ShipyardPortsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
Constructor
Peirson LockBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1716-1755
BWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1714
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1714
Sold11.2.1783BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck76' 3"Imperial Feet23.1775 
Length of Keel62' 8"Imperial Feet18.9992 
Breadth20' 6"Imperial Feet6.2484 
Depth in Hold9' 4"Imperial Feet2.8448 
Draught Forward5' 5 ½"Imperial Feet1.5367 
Draught Aft7' 2"Imperial Feet2.1844 
Burthen140 794Tons BM 

Armament


3.10.1749Broadside Weight = 14.5 Imperial Pound ( 6.576 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck8 British 3-Pounder
Gun Deck10 British 1/2-Pound Swivel

15 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
11.10.1749 - 31.1.1753Commander
Thomas HanburyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1737-1754
ADM 6/17/499
BWAS-1714
12.3.1754 - 8.7.1755Commander
Thomas GravesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1741-1802
ADM 6/18/93
ODNB
10.7.1755 - 3.5.1758Commander
James HackmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1733-1763
ADM 6/18/179
BWAS-1714
2.6.1760 - 13.1.1762Commander
Samuel Granston GoodallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1750-1801
ADM 6/19/170
BWAS-1714
28.1.1762 - 31.8.1762Commander
The Hon. Henry St JohnBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1754-1778
ADM 6/19/383
BWAS-1714
31.8.1762 - 22.12.1762Commander
Dennis EveryBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1724-1763
ADM 6/19/434
BWAS-1714
19.5.1763 - 24.10.1766Commander
William WebsterBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1739-1777
ADM 6/19/500
BWAS-1714
24.10.1766 - 26.10.1769Commander
Thomas PembleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1738-1769
ADM 6/20/141
BWAS-1714
26.10.1769 - 28.10.1772Commander
James OrrokBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1736-1783
ADM 6/20/259
BWAS-1714
28.10.1772 - 25.6.1773Commander
John FordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1753-1795
ADM 6/20/463
BWAS-1714
26.6.1773 - 24.11.1775Commander
John FordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1753-1795
ADM 6/20/501
ADM 6/20
24.11.1775 - 20.11.1777Commander
James OrrokBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1736-1783
Transfered ADM 6/21/139
ADM 6/21
20.11.1777 - 1.2.1779Commander
Alexander AgnewBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1756-1781
Transfered ADM 6/21/338
BWAS-1714
1.2.1779 - 1.7.1780Commander
George Ann PulteneyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1775-1781
Transfered ADM 6/21/505
BWAS-1714
1.7.1780 - 24.1.1781Commander
Edward PellewBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1776-1814
ADM 6/22/147
BWAS-1714

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
27.1.1749/50 - 16.2.1750/51Able Seaman
George TalbotBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1744-1782
ADM 107/4/273
ADM 107/4

Service History


DateEventSource
25.7.1749Began building at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
3.10.1749Completed building at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £2635.11.2dBWAS-1714
1751In the Irish SeaBWAS-1714
22.2.1750/51Ordered to Portsmouth to have her mast shortenedBWAS-1714
1752In the Irish SeaBWAS-1714
1753In the Irish SeaBWAS-1714
31.1.1753Paid offADM 51
1754In the Irish SeaBWAS-1714
1755Off BrestBWAS-1714
28.8.1756Took the Snow
La Subtile (8) 1756-1756
French 8 Gun
Privateer Snow
off Yarmouth

4.2.1757Took the Privateer
Le Saint Thomas 1757-1757
French Privateer

14.7.1757Taken by
Experiment (20) 1740-1763
British 20 Gun
6th Rate Ship

3.5.1758

Paid off

BWAS-1714
25.8.1760Captured the French
Le Duc d'Ayen (8) 1760-1760
French 8 Gun
Privateer Dogger
off the coast of Norway and sent it into Tinmouth
BG
25.8.1760Took the Dogger
Le Duc d'Ayen (8) 1760-1760
French 8 Gun
Privateer Dogger
on the Coast of Norway and sent into Tinmouth
BG
15.8.1762Took the Cutter
Le Sauvage 1762-1762
French Privateer Cutter
BG
22.12.1762Paid offADM 51
25.2.1763SurveyedBWAS-1714
5.1763RecommissionedBWAS-1714
5.1770RecommissionedBWAS-1714
1771East coast of ScotlandBWAS-1714
23.6.1773At the Spithead ReviewBWAS-1714
1775East coast of ScotlandBWAS-1714
24.1.1781

Paid off

BWAS-1714
11.2.1783Sold at Sheerness for £200BWAS-1714

 

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