HMS Ardent

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HMS Ardent on patrol off Jamaica


H.M.S. Ardent

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.

Guns: 56

Crew: 365

Status: Stationed out of Port Royal

Background:

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.

Notable Actions

Port Date Battle type Enemy Result Notes
West End 18th August 1732 Defence FRANCE.JPG Defeat Crippled

British Captains:

1732-Present: Captain Alexander Ramage

Port Battle History