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by AvM
Sun May 13, 2018 9:48 am
Forum: Ships
Topic: Spanish ship SAN RAFAEL
Replies: 1
Views: 777

Spanish ship SAN RAFAEL

Perhaps somebody knows , when was the Spanish merchant ship SAN RAFAEL captured.
She was then registered at London #28 on 22 Jan 1799 303 15/94 master John Mather
as CHARMING KITTY
very probably owned from the begining by John Shuttleworth,
1810 armed 10x6pdr
by AvM
Tue May 08, 2018 3:53 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: frigate KOLA
Replies: 9
Views: 1928

Re: frigate KOLA

Morning Advertiser - Monday 16 August 1830 The Kola frigate, J. B. Prissick, R.N., Commander, which has been lying in the Sound for some weeks past, sailed for Alexandria on Sunday. This large double-banked frigate was built in Archangel, and bought in London for the Pacha of Egypt. She measures 10...
by AvM
Mon May 07, 2018 12:22 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: frigate KOLA
Replies: 9
Views: 1928

Re: frigate KOLA

С.Ф. Огородников (=S.F. Ogorodnikov), История Архангельского порта (= Istoriia Arkhangel'skogo porta )(St Petersburg 1875) pp. 59-71 includes information about the construction of this ship, according to John Daly, Russian Seapower and the Eastern Question , p. 229 n. 13 (of Chapter 3). The pages c...
by AvM
Sun May 06, 2018 6:16 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: frigate KOLA
Replies: 9
Views: 1928

frigate KOLA

I have some suggestions that the Arkhangelsk built frigate KOLA was firstly offered to Greek Insurgents, but not purchased (Greeks have already $$$ problems with US built frigates and UK built steamers ) so she was sold viaLondon to Egypt. Does somebody saw any confirmation of the proposed sale to G...
by AvM
Sat May 05, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: George Home
Replies: 3
Views: 864

Re: George Home

And the end: On 26 April 1851, George Home with 2 passengers and a crew of 17, was lost Barque George Home was abandoned 150 miles SSE of Kangaroo Island. With eight feet of water in the hold, she was beginning to break up. The crew took to the boats and were rescued near Cape Jervis. https://wrecks...
by AvM
Sat May 05, 2018 5:41 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: George Home
Replies: 3
Views: 864

Re: George Home

George Home

LRS 1847-48 Bark ptd.40 441 Srps.45 lpr.40 s.d.35 CLASS AE1''45 voyage Lon-SSeas owner T.Sturge master Distant
LRS 1850-51 Bark ptd.40 441 Srps.45 lpr.40 s.d.35 NO CLASS'49 voyage Lon-Valparaiso!

She was active in South Seas 1832- Dec 1848.
by AvM
Sat May 05, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: George Home
Replies: 3
Views: 864

Re: George Home

she could be
HMS JALOUSE built 1809 Plymouth
423bm
sold 8 Mar 1819 at Chatham to G.T.Young for £1660

Underwriters register 1821
George Home ship built 1809 Plymouth class A1 1819
master & owner J.Teflor 425t draught 17ft
lrp'19
service Lo.India
by AvM
Sat May 05, 2018 12:23 pm
Forum: Ships
Topic: George Home
Replies: 3
Views: 864

George Home

According to Rowan Hackman WShips of the East Indioa Company" In 1809 was launched at HM Dockyard , Plymouth as a ship for Royal Navy as a 20 gun ship not commissioned!! and sold 440 70/94bm fitted by Curling, Yueng &Co.'s Sold before completion to Powles & Co., London as GEORGE HOME for India trade...
by AvM
Sat May 05, 2018 11:53 am
Forum: Ships
Topic: 74 gun ship DRAKE of 1808
Replies: 2
Views: 722

Re: 74 gun ship DRAKE of 1808

Ok! That was small quiz :) Now the questions Was there "Mestaer's Dock" in Deptford? There is a correspondence that Perter E. Mestaer want to built c1806 a 74 gun ship,but it was refused as the commision thought his dock is too short. Accordingly to late David Lyon she was started as " Bombay "? Wha...
by AvM
Fri May 04, 2018 11:52 am
Forum: Ships
Topic: 74 gun ship DRAKE of 1808
Replies: 2
Views: 722

74 gun ship DRAKE of 1808

Salisbury and Winchester Journal - Monday 29 August 1808 A seventv-four gun ship was launched yesterday from Mestaer's Dock, at Deptford. She was christened " The Drake ", in the presence the Princess of Wales, the Duchess Brunswick, Lord Hood, Mr. Angerstein, Mr. Tlicrnton, &c. She went the in good...