Polacca

5858
Nominal Guns12BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Captured1756BWAS-1714
First Commissioned2.6.1756BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1714
Broken Up1762BWAS-1714

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
2.6.1756 - 29.11.1756CommanderJames O'Hara (d.1790) ADM 6/18/275ADM 6/1829.11.1756 - 6.1.1760CommanderRichard Brathwaite (c.1728-1805) ADM 6/19/170
Issued by Edward Hawke (1704/5-1781), English Channel - British Isles
Commission confirmed 3.6.1760
ADM 6/19
6.4.1761 - 15.3.1762CommanderSir Alexander Holburne (3rd Baronet of Menstrie) (c.1737-1772) ADM 6/19/363
Issued by Charles Saunders (1713-1775), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 12.11.1761
ADM 6/19


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/18ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive
ADM 6/19ADM 6/19 Commission and Warrant Book 1758 Nov.-1763 Archive
 

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