Nominal Guns6BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyBritish yacht 'Old Portsmouth' (1703) (6)
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1714
ShipyardPortsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth B028
ConstructorThomas BucknallBWAS-1714
CategoryOther VesselsBWAS-1714
Ship TypeYacht BWAS-1714
Broken Up8.1832BWAS-1714


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck52' 10"Imperial Feet15.8496 
Length of Keel42' 10"Imperial Feet12.8016 
Breadth17' 0"Imperial Feet5.1816 
Depth in Hold8' 6 ½"Imperial Feet2.4511 
Burthen65 7994Tons BM 


8.1772Broadside Weight = 6 Imperial Pound ( 2.721 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck6 British 2-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
8.177215 BWAS-1714

5 Commanding Officers

9.9.1772 - 1803CommanderJohn Moore (d.1803)† ADM 6/20/455BWAS-17141803 - 25.10.1809CommanderPeter Baskerville (1728-1814)BWAS-171425.10.1809 - 26.4.1814CaptainPeter Baskerville (1728-1814)BWAS-17141814 - 12.1814CommanderJames Hills (d.1814)BWAS-17141814 - 1817CommanderWilliam LoveBWAS-1714

1 Crewman

1803 - 21.6.1805BoyJonathon Butcher (1789-?)NBD1849

Service History

1800Commissioned at the Isle of WightBWAS-1714
1817Paid offBWAS-1714
8.1832Broken up at PortsmouthBWAS-1714


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