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Nominal Guns14BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Captured3.7.1780BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeSloopBWAS-1714
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1714
Wrecked30.9.1782BWAS-1714

Armament


8.1780Broadside Weight = 28 Imperial Pound ( 12.698 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck14 British 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
8.178055EstablishmentBWAS-1714

4 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
18.7.1780 - 16.9.1780Lieutenant
Valentine EdwardsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1780-1799
ADM 6/22/215
Issued by
Richard EdwardsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1740-1794
, Newfoundland - Canada
Confirmed 20.12.1780
ADM 6/22
16.9.1780 - 25.10.1781Lieutenant
Samuel ArthurBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1780-1784
ADM 6/22/284
Issued by
Richard EdwardsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1740-1794
, Newfoundland - Canada
Confirmed 7.5.1781
ADM 6/22
25.10.1781 - 30.9.1782Lieutenant
Charles AndersonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1780-1782
† Discharged Dead ADM 6/22/395
Issued by
Richard EdwardsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1740-1794
, Newfoundland - Canada
Confirmed 8.1.1782
BWAS-1714
1782 - 1783Lieutenant
John TuckerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1782-1794
BWAS-1714

Service History


DateEventSource
3.7.1780American mercantile Pallas captured off Newfoundland by
Portland (50) 1770-1817
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
BWAS-1714
18.7.1780Purchased in NewfoundlandBWAS-1714
30.9.1782Wrecked in Newfoundland with no survivorsBWAS-1714

 

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