Lewis

11862
Great Lewis
Nominal Guns30W015
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorState Navy
Hired1646W015
ShipyardUnknownW015
CategoryHired VesselW015
Ship TypeShip W015
Sailing RigShip RiggedW015
Returned to Owners1653W015

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
3.1649/50111EstablishmentW015

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1646Captain John Barker (d.1652/53)BWAS-16031650Captain John Barker (d.1652/53)W0151652 - 1653Captain William ElleBWAS-1603

Service History


DateEventSource
1646On the reserve listBWAS-1603
1650Hired for the Summer GuardBWAS-1603
4.3.1652/53Battle of Leghorn


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
14.2.1649/50-1652Fleet sent to Lisbon Robert Blake (1598-1657) 

Notes on Ship


PetitionW015
22nd May 1644 a Petition of the Master and Owners of the Ship, called, The Lewis, of London was heard by the House of Commons.
AKAW015
Listed as the Great Lewis in the House of Commons Journal for 2nd March 1650

 

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