Prince George

5947
Nominal Guns4
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased16.3.1763
ShipyardUnknown
CategoryUnrated
Ship TypeCutter
Sold20.9.1771

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck47' 0"Imperial Feet14.3256 
Length of Keel32' 7"Imperial Feet9.8425 
Breadth19' 0"Imperial Feet5.7912 
Depth in Hold8' 0"Imperial Feet2.4384 
Burthen62 194Tons BM 

Armament


4.1763Broadside Weight = 8 Imperial Pound ( 3.6282 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck4 British 3-Pounder
Gun Deck8 British 1/2-Pound Swivel

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
4.176326 BWAS-1714

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
6.4.1763 - 4.9.1764LieutenantJames Howell Jones (d.1791)BWAS-17144.9.1764 - 14.9.1767LieutenantPatrick Calder (d.1790)BWAS-171414.9.1767 - 3.4.1771LieutenantWilliam Judd (c.1737-1783)BWAS-1714

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1770 - 13.12.1770CarpenterAndrew Anderson (d.bef.1779) ADM 6/20/324ADM 6/20

Service History


DateEventSource
16.3.1763building at Unknown at a cost of £370.0.0dBWAS-1714
17.3.1763fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £370.17.6dBWAS-1714
4.1763Commissioned for the Dungeness areaBWAS-1714
1770Stationed off Cape ClearBWAS-1714
20.9.1771Sold together with the Hunter (4) at £120 for the pairBWAS-1714

 

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