Rating: Fifth rate
Class: Mars Fifth Rate Frigate
Date of Current Commission: August 10, 1732
Shipyard: Chatham Royal Dockyard, 18 June 1732.
Status: Stationed out of Port Royal
HMS Dumbarton was originally launched in June of 1732 in Chatham Royal Dockyards in Britain she was put under the temporary command of her First Lieutenant to sail her to Port Royal to be assigned under the command of Captain Alexander Ramage to help take care of the pirate infestation that Jamaica was facing while also actively using her to engage French National ships and privateers. The Dumbarton gained a reputation of not only being a fast ship but also being well armed and more than up to the task assigned to her.
|Nassau||18th August 1732||Defence||Victory||Assisted in sinking 3 ships|
1732-Present: Captain Alexander Ramage