Nominal Guns12BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
First Commissioned7.1780BWAS-1714
Ship TypeCutter BWAS-1714


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck65' 7"Imperial Feet19.8476 
Length of Keel48' 9"Imperial Feet14.659 
Breadth24' 3"Imperial Feet7.3343 
Depth in Hold9' 7"Imperial Feet2.921 
Burthen152 4094Tons BM 


7.1780Broadside Weight = 26 Imperial Pound ( 11.7912 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck12 British 4-Pounder
Gun Deck8 British 1/2-Pound Swivel

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
6.178060 BWAS-1714

4 Commanding Officers

3.8.1780 - 23.8.1781LieutenantLewis Fabian (d.1791)BWAS-17145.1783 - 4.1786LieutenantJohn PierieBWAS-17146.1786 - 1789LieutenantEdward Roe (d.1810)BWAS-17141789 - 1792LieutenantDigby Dent (d.1798)BWAS-1714

1 Warrant Officer

5.9.1788 - 5.10.1790MasterPeter Peterson (d.1815)ADM29-1

1 Petty Officer

1792 - 1.1793MidshipmanWilliam Pardoe (d.1861)NBD1849

Service History

19.6.1780Began coppering and fitting at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness BWAS-1714
7.1780Commissioned for the ChannelBWAS-1714
27.9.1780Completed coppering and fitting at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness at a cost of £1151.10.0dBWAS-1714
30.12.1780Took the Ship of the Line Prinses Carolina (52) in the Channel
1781Paid offBWAS-1714
1783fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth at a cost of £1660.15.9dBWAS-1714
5.1783Recommissioned for the ChannelBWAS-1714
4.1786Paid offBWAS-1714
6.1786Recommissioned for the ChannelBWAS-1714
4.1793Paid off into ordinaryBWAS-1714
23.3.1799Advertised for sale in the London GazetteBG
13.4.1799Sold to Richard Dunsterville for £296BWAS-1714


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