Hired Armed Cutter Rose

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Rose, 1803
Type: Hired Cutter ; Armament 8 x 12 pdr carronades + 2 x 4 pdr
Hired : 1803 ; Hire terminated : 5 Mar 1805

May 1803 Lieut Wells apptd to the armed cutter Rose.

25 Jun 1803 Hydra, in company with the hired cutter Rose captured the French privateer Phoebe, 4 guns, 2 swivels, and 33 men, off Cherbourg from which she'd departed 7 days earlier, prior to detaining the Diana of London ; the brig William of Sunderland ; and the brig Egyptian of Waterford, in ballast, all of which were re-captured by the Starling, and are now arrived at Portsmouth.

6 Oct 1803 arrived Spithead and appointed to take a convoy to the Downs.

21 Nov 1803 arrived Spithead from Guernsey with dispatches.

Circa 7 Jan 1804 Lieut Mason, apptd to the Rose cutter.

Circa 11 Aug 1804 Lieut Talbot apptd to the Rose cutter.

14 Aug 1804 departed Spithead on a cruise, the Rose, Lieut Talbot.

18 Sep 1804 departed Spithead with Gen Broderick, for Guernsey.

Oct 1804 name changed from Rose to Beaumont