Hector

4686
Nominal Guns4BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased29.3.1763BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeCutter BWAS-1714
Sold4.5.1773BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck48' 10"Imperial Feet14.6304 
Length of Keel32' 7"Imperial Feet9.8425 
Breadth19' 9 ½"Imperial Feet5.8039 
Depth in Hold7' 10"Imperial Feet2.1336 
Burthen67 8494Tons BM 

Armament


4.1763Broadside Weight = 8 Imperial Pound ( 3.6282 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck4 British 3-Pounder
Gun Deck8 British 1/2-Pound Swivel

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
4.176326 BWAS-1714

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
6.4.1763 - 10.6.1766LieutenantCharles Garencieres (d.1770)BWAS-171410.6.1766 - 30.5.1769LieutenantJames Case (c.1731/32-1795)BWAS-171430.5.1769 - 7.7.1771LieutenantGilbert Fairlie (d.c.1797)BWAS-1714

Service History


DateEventSource
29.3.1763Began fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1714
29.3.1763Purchased at Unknown at a cost of £360.0.0dBWAS-1714
4.1763Commissioned for the Thames estuaryBWAS-1714
5.1763Completed fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £388.2.11dBWAS-1714
7.1771Paid offBWAS-1714
4.5.1773Sold at SheernessBWAS-1714


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
 

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