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Piercer, 1794
Type: Gun-vessel ; Armament 12
Launched : 1794 ; Disposal date or year : 1802

6 Jan 1799 at Harwich

13 Aug-Oct 1799 employed on expedition to Holland.

23 Mar 1802 went out of Portsmouth harbour to Spithead. The stormy weather from the SW seems to have affected vessels in the harbour and Sound at Plymouth, vessels similarly moored at Spithead and St Helen's, off Portsmouth, and later in the day in the Dockyard ports in the R. Thames and Medway.

9 Apr 1802 arrived at Sheerness and then departed with a light breeze for Chatham to be paid off.

17 Nov-30 Dec 1802 prize money resulting from the expedition to Holland due for payment.