Katherine

4985
Catherine
Nominal Guns8BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Acquired16.1.1720/21BWAS-1714
First Commissioned3.4.1721BWAS-1714
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1714
Constructor Richard StaceyBWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeYacht BWAS-1714
Sold14.9.1801BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck76' 6"Imperial Feet23.1902 
Length of Keel61' 6"Imperial Feet18.7452 
Breadth22' 4 ½"Imperial Feet6.7183 
Depth in Hold9' 6"Imperial Feet2.8956 
Burthen160 6894Tons BM 

Armament


1721Broadside Weight = 12 Imperial Pound ( 5.442 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck8 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1.172130EstablishmentBWAS-1714

13 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
3.4.1721 - 3.9.1726Commander Robert Gregory (d.1726)† Discharged Dead ADM 6/13/8BWAS-17146.9.1726 - 1.7.1735Commander George Pomeroy (c.1682-c.1735) ADM 6/13/119BWAS-17141.7.1735 - 14.12.1736Captain and Master Francis Dansays (d.1754) ADM 6/15/215BWAS-171414.12.1736 - 5.4.1742Commander William Bridge (d.1744) Transfered ADM 6/16/48BWAS-17146.4.1742 - 29.6.1744Commander John Williams (d.1768) ADM 6/16/41ADM 6/166.8.1745 - 7.2.1755Commander John Williams (d.1768) ADM 6/16/523ADM 6/167.2.1755 - 7.6.1756Commander Edward Pratten (c.1715-1763) Transfered ADM 6/18/133BWAS-171430.6.1756 - 24.8.1756Commander John Fortescue (c.1722-1808) Transfered ADM 6/18/287BWAS-171424.8.1756 - 24.9.1756Commander James Holburne (d.1756) Transfered ADM 6/18/303ADM 6/1810.11.1756 - 23.3.1757Commander George Falconer (c.1725-1780) Transfered ADM 6/18/321ADM 6/1823.3.1757 - 14.12.1763Commander Henry Marsh (d.1772) Transfered ADM 6/18/373BWAS-171414.12.1763 - 31.12.1777Commander Alexander Arthur Hood (1726-1814) ADM 6/19/555BWAS-171427.1.1783 - 23.10.1794CommanderSir George Young (1732-1810) ADM 6/23/20BWAS-1714

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
1.5.1774 - 18.11.1774Captain's Servant William Robert Broughton (1762-1821)ref:616

Service History


DateEventSource
1737Re-rigged as a KetchB066
29.6.1744

Paid off

ADM 51
31.12.1777

Went into ordinary

ADM 51
23.10.1794

Paid off

ADM 51

 

Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page





Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Monday 19th of April 2021 08:27regisFrench Third Rate ship of the line 'Le Mars' (1740) (64)
Sunday 18th of April 2021 05:03Albert ParkerFrench Third Rate ship of the line 'L'Elisabeth' (1722)
Sunday 18th of April 2021 04:45Albert ParkerFrench Third Rate ship of the line 'Le Mars' (1740) (64)
Sunday 18th of April 2021 03:21Albert ParkerBritish Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Deptford' (1732) (60)
Friday 16th of April 2021 22:46Adam William Scott