Royal Charlotte

Nominal Guns10BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyFrench Privateer 'La Charlotte' (1780) (16)
Ship TypeStoreship BWAS-1714


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Keel92' 6"Imperial Feet28.1178 
Breadth32' 6"Imperial Feet9.8298 
Depth in Hold13' 1"Imperial Feet3.9709 
Burthen519Tons BM 


11.1780Broadside Weight = 30 Imperial Pound ( 13.605 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck10 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
11.178050 BWAS-1714

4 Commanding Officers

1.11.1780 - 26.2.1781Lieutenant Alexander Mouat (c.1761-1793) ADM 6/22/190ADM 6/2226.2.1781 - 5.12.1781Lieutenant Robert Hesketh ADM 6/22/255ADM 6/225.12.1781 - 1781Lieutenant George Anthony Orton ADM 6/22/379ADM 6/221782 - 1783Lieutenant Alexander Allen (c.1750-1811)BWAS-1714

Service History

27.10.1780Began coppering and fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1714
30.12.1780Completed coppering and fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford at a cost of £6115.7.7dBWAS-1714
13.3.1781Sailed witrh a convoy for the East IndiesBWAS-1714
10.4.1783Sold at Milford for £770BWAS-1714


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