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Nominal Guns44BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Captured3.5.1747BWAS-1714
First Commissioned13.2.1751/52BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShip of the LineBWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Sold15.3.1763BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck131' 3"Imperial Feet39.9313 
Length of Keel108' 4"Imperial Feet32.9311 
Breadth37' 6"Imperial Feet11.2994 
Depth in Hold16' 0 ½"Imperial Feet4.8895 
Burthen810 3294Tons BM 

Armament


3.5.1747Broadside Weight = 282 Imperial Pound ( 127.887 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck20 British 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 British 9-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
2.1752280 BWAS-1714

7 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
13.2.1751/52 - 13.12.1753Captain
James YoungBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1737-1778
ADM 6/18/25
BWAS-1714
13.12.1753 - 19.1.1755Captain
Edward ClarkeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1726-1778
ADM 6/18/84
BWAS-1714
19.1.1755 - 26.4.1755Captain
Robert RouthBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1739-1760
ADM 6/18/160
ADM 6/18
15.6.1757 - 3.8.1757Captain
The Hon. Robert BoyleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1748-1780
Transfered ADM 6/18/410
BWAS-1714
3.8.1757 - 11.9.1758Captain
William PastonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1752-1764
ADM 6/18/425
BWAS-1714
27.1.1758 - 31.1.1758Captain
Robert GrantBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1734-1759
Transfered ADM 6/18/477
BWAS-1714
1.12.1758 - 5.2.1762Captain
Thomas WarwickBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1738-1763
Transfered ADM 6/19/10
BWAS-1714

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
13.2.1751/52 - 26.4.1755First Lieutenant
William HarrisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1736-1766
ADM 6/18/25
ADM 6/18

Service History


DateEventSource
19.5.1747Arrived at PortsmouthBWAS-1714
15.2.1747/48Purchased at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
3.1747/48Began middling repair at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
11.7.1749SurveyedBWAS-1714
21.11.1749RegisteredBWAS-1714
1.1750Completed middling repair at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £8814.8.8dBWAS-1714
6.1752Sailed for New England and NewfoundlandBWAS-1714
11.3.1754Sailed for Arfica and the West IndiesBWAS-1714
26.4.1755Paid offADM 51
23.6.1755SurveyedBWAS-1714
5.1757Began fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
6.1757RecommissionedBWAS-1714
9.1757Expedititon to RochefortBWAS-1714
10.1757Refitted as a 30 gun Fifth Rate Ship
11.1757Completed fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £3920.3.4dBWAS-1714
1758Refitted as a 30 gun Fifth Rate Transport
6.1758Operations against St Malo, Cherbourg and St CasBWAS-1714
6.1758Refitted as a 30 gun Fifth Rate Ship
5.6.1758Raid on Saint-Malo
1.3.1760Took the Privateer
L'Elizabeth 1760-1760
French Privateer
At Martinique

19.1.1763SurveyedBWAS-1714
26.1.1763Ordered to be soldBWAS-1714
15.3.1763Sold for £400BWAS-1714

 

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