The Pennsylvania State Navy
The 48-ship Pennsylvania state fleet comprised a varied array of vessels.
|Description||List of Ship Names|
|13 galleys. Each galley was mounted with one cannon. Ten of the galleys carried an 18-pound cannon; two carried 24 pounders; and one carried a 32-pounder.||Bulldog|
|21 half galleys, or armed boats, each mounted with a four pound cannon.||Argus|
|1 Provincial ship carrying fourteen 18-pounders, sixteen cohorts, eight swivels||Montgomery|
|1 Frigate [The Delaware had been captured by the British after an ill-advised American reconaissance foray toward Philadelphia.]||The Delaware|
|2 Fire ships||Hecula|
|1 Fire brig||Volcano|
|1 Fire sloop||Aetna|
|1 Ammuntion sloop||Sally|
|3 Accommodation sloops||Defiance|
|1 Shallop||Black Duck|
There were also two floating batteries. One carried twelve 18-pounders the other carrying ten 18-pounders.