Trial

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Nominal Guns10B028
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyBritish sloop 'Trial' (1710) (10)
Ordered19.3.1718/19BWAS-1714
Launched16.5.1719B028
First Commissioned18.5.1719B028
How acquiredPurpose builtB028
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford B028
Ship ClassJamaica GroupB028
Designed by Joseph Allin (d.1759)B028
Constructor Joseph Allin (d.1716)B028
CategoryUnratedB028
Ship TypeSloop B028
Sailing RigBrigantineB028
Broken Up8.10.1731B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck76' 0"Imperial Feet23.1648 
Length of Keel59' 3"Imperial Feet17.9917 
Breadth21' 3"Imperial Feet6.477 
Depth in Hold9' 6"Imperial Feet2.8956 
Burthen142 2994Tons BM 

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
18.5.1719 - 29.9.1724Commander John Toller (d.1747)BWAS-160330.3.1727 - 4.12.1727Commander John Gascoigne (d.1753): on board from 9.4.1727 ADM 6/13/138ADM 6/1325.1.1727/28 - 15.3.1727/28Commander Edward Baker (d.1752) ADM 6/13/190ADM 6/1327.5.1728 - 4.3.1730/31Commander William Laws ADM 6/14/90BWAS-1603

4 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
19.5.1719 - 9.12.1719Lieutenant David Compton ADM 6/12/170ADM 6/1210.12.1719 - 27.5.1720Lieutenant John Dumaresque (c.1692-1763) ADM 6/13/26
Commission confirmed 6.12.1721
ADM 6/13
28.5.1720 - 9.9.1724Lieutenant James Cusack (d.1743) ADM 6/13/78
Commission confirmed 22.9.1724
ADM 6/13
5.4.1727 - 28.5.1730Lieutenant John Durell (d.1748) ADM 6/14/139ADM 6/13

Service History


DateEventSource
26.2.1718/19Began rebuilding at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1714
5.1719Commissioned for service in home watersBWAS-1714
16.5.1719Completed rebuilding at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford at a cost of £1921.10.10dBWAS-1714
31.10.1719At Lisbon ADM 106
27.4.1720At Gibraltar ADM 106
9.9.1724Paid offADM33
1727Sailed for the West IndiesBWAS-1714
1728Sailed home to pay offBWAS-1714
1729At JamaicaBWAS-1714
8.6.1731Paid offADM33
8.10.1731Docked at Deptford to be broken upBWAS-1714

 

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