Caesar

11394
Nominal GunsUnknownBWAS-1603
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorState Navy
Hired1642BWAS-1603
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1603
CategoryHired VesselBWAS-1603
Ship TypeShip BWAS-1603
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1603
Last known10.5.1643BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW015
Burthen600Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Burthen180Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1642180Establishment

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1642Master Joseph Jordan (1603-1685)W0151642 - 5.1643Master Vincent HarrisW015

Service History


DateEventSource
1642Summer Guard


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
1642-1642Summer Guard of 1642Sir John Pennington (d.1646) 

Notes on Ship


Released from ServiceW015
From: 'House of Commons Journal Volume 3: 10 May 1643'
Resolved, &c. That the Ship Cæsar, whereof Captain [Vincent Harris] is Master, shall be discharged from any further Restraint, and proceed in a Merchant, upon Security given to the Committee for the Navy.

Hired for ServiceW015
From: 'House of Commons Journal Volume 2: 09 March 1643'
Ordered, That the Ship Cæsar, whereof Mr. Harris is Master, shall be forthwith stayed and employed in the Service of this Kingdom: And that it be referred to the Committee of the Navy, for Employing of her accordingly.

Seized PowderW015
From: 'House of Commons Journal Volume 2: 06 February 1643'
Ordered, That the Fifty-seven Barrels of Powder seized in Mr. Pampion's Warehouse, by Hamphry Bury, and carried to Guildhall, belonging to Captain Jordain, Captain of the Ship Cæsar, in the Parliament Service, be forthwith delivered unto the said Captain Jordain.

Released from ServiceW015
From: 'House of Commons Journal Volume 3: 10 May 1643'
Resolved, &c. That the Ship Cæsar, whereof Captain Vincent Harris is Master, shall be discharged from any further Restraint, and proceed in a Merchant, upon Security given to the Committee for the Navy.


 

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