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Nominal Guns4BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased22.2.1763BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeCutter BWAS-1714
Sold20.9.1771BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck50' 0"Imperial Feet15.24 
Length of Keel35' 10 ½"Imperial Feet10.6807 
Breadth19' 6 ½"Imperial Feet5.8039 
Depth in Hold8' 0"Imperial Feet2.4384 
Burthen72 8294Tons BM 

Armament


22.2.1763Broadside Weight = 8.5 Imperial Pound ( 3.855 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck4 British 3-Pounder
Gun Deck10 British 1/2-Pound Swivel

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
4.176328 BWAS-1714

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
6.4.1763 - 1.1.1766LieutenantAndrew Barkley (c.1737-1790)BWAS-17141.1.1766 - 1.6.1769LieutenantJohn Greenfield (c.1723-1774)BWAS-17141.6.1769 - 20.4.1771LieutenantThomas Newnham (d.1795)BWAS-1714

Service History


DateEventSource
22.2.1763Purchased at Unknown at a cost of £320.0.0dBWAS-1714
22.2.1763Began fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1714
4.1763Commissioned for the Isle of WightBWAS-1714
21.5.1763Completed fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £411.11.11dBWAS-1714
20.4.1771

Paid off

BWAS-1714
20.9.1771Sold at Portsmouth with Prince George (4) for £120 for bothBWAS-1714

 

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