H M Bark Endeavour

Name: Endeavour
Operator: Royal Navy
Builder: Thomas Fishburn, Whitby[1]
Launched: June 1764
Acquired: 28 March 1768 as Earl of Pembroke[2]
Commissioned: 26 May 1768
Decommissioned: September 1774
Out of service: March 1775, sold
Renamed: Lord Sandwich, February 1776
Homeport: Plymouth, United Kingdom
Fate: Scuttled, Newport, 1778


General characteristics
Class and type: Bark
Tons burthen: 368 71/94 (BM)
Length: 106 ft (32 m)
Beam: 29 ft 3 in (8.92 m)
Sail plan: Full rigged ship, 3,321 square yards (2,777 m2) of sail
Speed: 7 to 8 knots (13 to 15 km/h) maximum
Boats and landing craft carried: yawl, pinnace, longboat, two skiffs
Complement: 94, consisting of:
71 ship's company
12 Royal Marines
11 civilians[3][4]
Armament: 10 4-pdrs, 12 swivel guns