Victor

6979
Nominal Guns14BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyAmerican Privateer sloop 'Hunter' (1779) (14)
Purchased1779BWAS-1714
First Commissioned14.8.1779BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Foundered5.10.1780BWAS-1714

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
18.9.1779 - 14.4.1783Commander Henry Chads (c.1737-1799) ADM 6/22/61
Issued by Marriot Arbuthnot (1711-1794), North America
Commission confirmed 6.12.1779
ADM 6/22
21.9.1779 - 2.3.1780CommanderThe Hon. Thomas Pakenham (1757-1836) ADM 6/22/62
Issued by Marriot Arbuthnot (1711-1794), North America
Commission confirmed 7.12.1779
BWAS-1714
11.11.1780 - 20.5.1781Commander Sylverius Moriarty ADM 6/22/335
Issued by Sir Peter Parker (1715-1811), Jamaica - Greater Antilles
Commission confirmed 8.9.1781
ADM 6/22

Service History


DateEventSource
18.9.1779Purchased at Boston - Massachusetts at a cost of £1286.14.4dBWAS-1714

 

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