Storekeeper, Sheerness Dockyard

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Storekeeper, Sheerness Dockyard
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Flag of the Navy Board 1578 to 1800
AppointerBoard of Admiralty
Term lengthNot fixed
Formation1721–1781

The Storekeeper, Sheerness Dockyard was a Royal Navy appointment and a principal officer of Sheerness Dockyard first established in 1721. They were responsible for managing naval stores and supplies, and was part of the Navy Board yard staff until 1781.[1]

Office Holders

Include:[2]

  • 1721–1722,Joseph Dodd.
  • 1722–1728, Daniel Devert.
  • 1741–1748, Nicholas Roope.
  • 1748-1757, Jonas Botting.
  • 1757–1761, William Davis.
  • 1761–1763, Thomas Snell.
  • 1763–1765, James Hamilton.
  • 1765-1772, John Sowers.
  • 1772–1781, James Clyde.
  • 1781, Jan–Nov, John Holden.2
  • 1781, Nov, George Teait.

Footnotes

  1. Harrison, Simon (Cy) (2010–2019). "Storekeeper at Sheerness Dockyard". threedecks.org. Cy Harrison. Retrieved 17 December 2019.
  2. Harrison, Simon (Cy). Storekeeper at Sheerness Dockyard, 2010–2019.

Bibliography

  1. Harrison, Simon (Cy) (2010–2019). "Storekeeper at Sheerness Dockyard". threedecks.org. Cy Harrison. Retrieved 17 December 2019.