HMS Chance

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Chance, 1800
Type: Ship sloop ; Armament 18
Acquired : 1799 ; Disposal date or year : 9 Oct 1800
Disposal Details : Foundered after upsetting on her beam-ends crew, except 25, perished. Captain George S. Stovin (Vol iii, Appendix No 9)

Late Spanish sloop Galgo captured by the Crescent.

Circa Jun 1800 Lieutenant George Samuel Stovin, promoted in December last to the rank of Master and Commander of the sloop Chance, West Indies.