Jolly

4955
Nominal Guns10B028
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Acquired13.6.1709BWAS-1603
ShipyardBlackwall - London BWAS-1603
Constructor William JohnsonBWAS-1603
CategorySixth RateB028
Ship TypeSloop B028
Sold29.7.1714B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel61' 10 ½"Imperial Feet18.6055 
Breadth22' 7 ¼"Imperial Feet6.712 
Depth in Hold10' 1"Imperial Feet3.0734 
Burthen168 1594Tons BM 

Armament


1709Broadside Weight = 20 Imperial Pound ( 9.07 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck10 British 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
170970 BWAS-1603

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
13.6.1709 - 22.10.1711Commander Arthur Field (d.1726) ADM 6/10/69BWAS-1603bef.2.11.1711 - 2.4.1713Commander John Briscoe (d.1714) ADM 106/660/335ADM 10625.2.1712/13 - 13.5.1714Commander William Stephenson: on board from 3.4.1713 ADM 6/11/195BWAS-1603

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
18.6.1709 - 19.2.1710/11Lieutenant George Beale ADM 6/10/71ADM 6/1020.2.1710/11 - 2.6.1714Lieutenant Thomas Gardner ADM 6/11/109ADM 6/11

Service History


DateEventSource
13.6.1709Purchased on the Stocks and launched later in the yearBWAS-1603
1710On the Archangel convoyBWAS-1603
1711Off the North ForelandBWAS-1603
14.4.1711Took the French privateer IntentionBWAS-1603
29.7.1714Sold to George Cox for £400BWAS-1603

 

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