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Royal Sovereign, 1804
Type: Yacht ;
Launched : 1 May 1804 ; Disposal date or year : 1849
BM: 278 tons
Notes:

1805 Deptford

Jul 1830 at Deptford.

Dec 1843 at Pembroke as HQ ship for the west coast Packet Service.

25 Jan 1840 Lieutenant George Alexander Leary, appointed to the Royal Sovereign, for service in the Asp

21 Mar 1840 Boatswain Mr. William Robertson, of the Victory, appointed to the Royal Sovereign yacht, at Milford.

21 Nov 1840 Boatswain Thomas Bowie, appointed to the Royal Sovereign, at Pembroke.

6 May 1841, Mr. Peter Suther, surgeon of the William and Mary yacht has been appointed surgeon of Woolwich Dockyard, vice Dunn, superannuated (since dead); and Mr. James Prior, surgeon of the Royal Sovereign, has been appointed surgeon to the William and Mary, vice Suther.

1 Sep 1841, Woolwich, Mr. Thomas Laen, Master of the Royal Sovereign, is appointed in command of the Rhadamanthus, and W. H. Bateman clerk in charge.

25 Dec 1841, Sir Watkin O. Pell, C.B., is appointed to the Royal Sovereign yacht, and the superintendence of Pembroke Dock-yard.

20 Dec 1848 Pembroke.