Port Royal

5881
Nominal Guns12BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased1.1757BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeStoreship
Sold1763BWAS-1714

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
17.1.1757 - 9.3.1759CommanderFrederick Lewis Maitland (1729/30-1786) ADM 6/18/345BWAS-17149.3.1759 - 20.3.1759CommanderJohn Lewis Gidoin (c.1727-1796) ADM 6/19/314BWAS-171420.3.1759 - 1759CommanderJohn Hinxman (c.1711-c.1764) ADM 6/19/500
Issued by Thomas Coates (1712-1767), Jamaica - Greater Antilles
Commission confirmed 20.5.1763
ADM 6/19
22.7.1761 - 1763CommanderThomas Prescott (c.1718-1808)BWAS-1714

Service History


DateEventSource
1.1757Purchased at Jamaica - Greater Antilles BWAS-1714
6.6.1762Operations against Havana


Sources


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

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