HMS Jackal (1779)  (2nd)
Cutter 14-gun

This the second ship to carry the name HMS Jackal was a 14-gun, cutter.

Bought 1779, 73ft long, 25ft 6in wide and of 187 tons builders measurement.

Handed over to the French at Calais 27-Nov-1779 by mutineers.

Became a privateer and renamed Boulogne.

Recaptured 1781.

Captured 11-Apr-1782 by American frigate Deane.


Other HMS Jackal
- 1st  HMS Jackal
- 2nd HMS Jackal
- 3rd HMS Jackal
- 4th HMS Jackal
- 5th HMS Jackal
- 6th HMS Jackal
- 7th HMS Jackal
- 8th HMS Jackal

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This page last edited - 30 October, 2012.

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