Rating: Fourth rate
Class: San Fernando Fourth Rate Ship of the Line
Date of Current Commission: July 28th, 1732
Shipyard: Chatham Royal Dockyard, 18 June 1732.
Status: Stationed out of Port Royal
HMS Ardent was the Spanish Fourth Rate Captured by a British Squadron in Early June of 1732, she was bought into the navy the following month and assigned to the St. George Squadron under Captain Alexander Ramage. She is currently being used in the lines against the enemy.
|West End||18th August 1732||Defence||Defeat||Crippled|
1732-Present: Captain Alexander Ramage