Estimate of Building, Rigging and Equipping three Ships of War to carry 22, 20 and 16 guns together with the cost of Manning and victualling the same for 12 months.

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Date March 29, 1798
Author Name Captain Thomas Thompson
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Summary Document, estimate for building, rigging and equipping three ships of war to carry 22, 20 and 16 guns, and of the cost of manning and victualling the same for 12 months.
Document Format Contemporaneous or Certified Copy (made for information of action)
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Related Persons/Groups Josiah Fox; Thomas Thompson; commander; lieutenants; lieutenant of marines; surgeon; surgeons mate; purser; sailing master; master mates; captains clerk; midshipmen; boatswain; gunner; carpenter; cook; cooper; boatswain mates; gunners mate; carpenters mate; master at arms; corporal; master gunners; armourers; able seamen; ordinary seamen, marines; sergeant; corporal; musicians; privates; plumber; blockmaker; ;
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Keywords estimate; rigging; canvas; lead; bills; nails; rubber braces; cooking utensils; medicines; boat oars; spar busts; rim; boarsd and planks; stores; 44 gun Frigate; common day labour; transporting stores; copper bolts; price; iron; naval stores; injuries to stores; expenditure of powder and shot; pilotage; advance for slops; bounty for seamen; recruiting service; printing; books; charts; tables; chairs; cabin furniture; vinegar; refreshments for the crew; fishing lines; leads; nets; superintending commission; clerk hire; candles and lamp oil; military stores; guns nine pounders & six pounders; gun carriages; round shot; grape shot; cartridges; tubes; cartridge boxes; priming horns; slow match; port fires; stocks; flints; powder; muskets and bayonets; pistols; cutlasses; boarding pikes; cartouch boxes; flints; cartridge paper; drums; fifes; sundries; clothing; pay; rations; ships; cost; contingencies; military stores; pay and subsistence; ;
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