Scourge

6507
Nominal Guns4BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyAmerican galley 'Congress' (1777) (4)
Captured5.1779BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeGalley BWAS-1714
Sold5.1786BWAS-1714

Armament


5.1779Broadside Weight = 14.5 Imperial Pound ( 6.57575 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck1 British 12-Pounder
Gun Deck1 British 9-Pounder
Gun Deck2 British 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.177940EstablishmentBWAS-1714

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1.5.1782 - 1782LieutenantWilliam Smith ADM 6/23/384
Issued by Robert Digby (1732-1815), North America
Commission confirmed 1.3.1787
ADM 6/23

Service History


DateEventSource
15.9.1780Took the Privateer La Charlotte (16) off Dunkirk
27.6.1782Took the Privateer Le Petit Gens d'Armes in the Channel
5.1786Paid off and sold at JamaicaBWAS-1714


Notes on Ship



Ex US Congress of the Georgia State Navy

 

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