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HBMUS Shark (1711)

Page history last edited by Cy 14 years, 12 months ago

Shark, 10 Guns

Nationality British
Ordered 1711/01/24 B057
Launched 1711/04/20 B057
Shipyard Deptford DY B057
Design Class Jamaica Group (1710)
Designer Joseph Allin B028
Master Shipbuilder Joseph Allin B057
Rate Unrated
Type Sloop
Out Service 1722/09/14 B028
Fate Broken Up to Rebuild B028
Becomes Shark

B164   Type Metric
Length of Gundeck 64' 10" Imperial Feet 19.76
Length of Keel 50' 0" Imperial Feet 15.24
Breadth 20' 8" Imperial Feet 6.3
Depth in Hold 9' 1" Imperial Feet 2.77
Burthen 11355/94 Tons BM

1711/04/20 B164 Broadside Weight = 21
Gun Deck 8 British 4-Pounder
Gun Deck 2 British 3-Pounder
Gun Deck 4 British 1/2-Pound Swivel

Crew Complement
Date Men Notes Source
1710 80 B164
1710/08/02 100 Design Complement  

Date From Date to Rank/Position Name Source
1711 1714/12 Commander Francis Leigh B164
1715 1716 Commander George Warren B164
1718/01 1722 Commander George Pomeroy B164

Service Record
Date Notes Source
1711 Commissioned for Ireland B164
1714/12 Paid off B164
1715 In the Channel B164
1716/12 Began small repair at Deptford B164
1717/06 Completed small repair at a cost of £512.6.6d B164
1718 In the Leeward Islands B164
1722/09/14 Docked at Deptford to be broken up for rebuilding B164

Fleet Title Commander Date From Date To Source
No Fleets Listed

Actions & Battles
Date Source
No Actions Listed

Notes on Ship
No Notes Entered

Id Link or Description Author
B057 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792 Rif Winfield
B028 Ships of the Royal Navy - Volume I J. J. Colledge
B164 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714 Rif Winfield

Last Updated :2009/05/30 at 08:07:07 by Cy

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