Port Royal

5889
Nominal Guns14BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyFrench Privateer ship 'Le Comte d'Estaing' (1780) (14)
Captured29.4.1782BWAS-1714
First Commissioned24.6.1782BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownNNF-1774
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Condemned31.3.1783BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Burthen196French Tonneaux192.863 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
24.6.178280 BWAS-1714

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
24.6.1782 - 27.6.1782Commander Thomas Walbeoff ADM 6/22/554BWAS-171427.6.1782 - 31.3.1783Commander George Hart ADM 6/23/58
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados - Windward Islands - Barbados & the Leeward Islands
Confirmed 29.4.1783
BWAS-1714

Service History


DateEventSource
12.6.1782Purchased at Jamaica - Greater Antilles at a cost of £1789.9.2dBWAS-1714
24.6.1782Commissioned at JamaicaBWAS-1714
31.3.1783Paid off at Port Royal and disposed off locallyBWAS-1714

 

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