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Nominal Guns44BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
Captured3.5.1747BWAS-1714
First Commissioned3.1750/51BWAS-1714
ShipyardLe Havre - Normandy NNF-1715
Constructor
Jacques PoirierFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
NNF-1715
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShipBWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Sold15.3.1763BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck130' 7"Imperial Feet39.6299 
Length of Keel108' 10"Imperial Feet32.9184 
Breadth35' 11 ½"Imperial Feet10.6807 
Depth in Hold15' 7 ½"Imperial Feet4.5847 
Burthen748 4994Tons BM 

Armament


3.5.1747Broadside Weight = 297 Imperial Pound ( 134.6895 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck22 British 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 British 9-Pounder

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
14.3.1750/51 - 20.5.1752Captain
Richard HoweBritish
Naval Sailor
Marine
Service 1736-1799
ADM 6/17/543
ODNB
20.5.1752 - 6.9.1753Captain
George CockburneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1721-1756
ADM 6/18/34
ADM 6/18

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
14.3.1750/51 - 6.9.1753Second Lieutenant
Thomas LynnBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1738-1780
ADM 6/17/543
ADM 6/17

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
18.11.1751 - 2.1.1753Midshipman
Basil KeithBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1747-1748
Transfered ADM 107/4/267
ADM 107/4
11.6.1754 - 6.5.1755Midshipman
Francis BanksBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1747-1772
ADM 107/4/305
ADM 107/4

Service History


DateEventSource
19.5.1747Arrived at PortsmouthBWAS-1714
16.6.1747SurveyedBWAS-1714
18.3.1747/48Purchased at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
21.3.1747/48Registered in the navy listBWAS-1714
3.1748/49Began middling repair at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
5.1751Sailed for the coast of Africa and on to JamaicaBWAS-1714
5.1751Completed middling repair at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £11519.18.7dBWAS-1714
8.1753Returned home to pay offBWAS-1714
6.9.1753Paid off at Portsmouth Dockyard ADM 106
8.12.1762SurveyedBWAS-1714
15.12.1762Ordered to be sold for £400BWAS-1714

 

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