Stormont

6821
Nominal Guns16BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyAmerican Privateer brig 'Scourge' (1781) (20)
Captured14.2.1782BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownNRAR
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1714
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1714
Sold1.7.1784BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck80' 0"Imperial Feet24.384 
Length of Keel54' 9"Imperial Feet16.5164 
Breadth23' 7"Imperial Feet7.0697 
Depth in Hold10' 0"Imperial Feet3.048 
Burthen162Tons BM 

Armament


3.1782Broadside Weight = 28 Imperial Pound ( 12.698 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck14 British 4-Pounder

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
13.3.1782 - 14.4.1783CommanderCharles Cobb ADM 6/23/86
Issued by George Brydges Rodney (Baronet ) (1719-1792), Barbados - Windward Islands - Barbados & the Leeward Islands
Commission confirmed 18.6.1783
BWAS-1714
14.4.1783 - 4.1784CommanderJohn Salisbury ADM 6/23/122
Issued by Hugh Pigot (1722-1792), Barbados - Windward Islands - Barbados & the Leeward Islands
Commission confirmed 26.8.1783
BWAS-1714

Service History


DateEventSource
8.1782coppering at Antigua - Leeward Islands BWAS-1714
26.3.1784Arrived at DeptfordBWAS-1714
4.1784Paid offBWAS-1714
1.7.1784Sold at Deptford for £705BWAS-1714


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
NRARNaval Records of the American Revolution 1775-1788AuthorityDigital Book
 

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