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Nominal Guns44BWAS-1603
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
First Commissioned11.2.1664/65BWAS-1603
CategoryHired VesselBWAS-1603
Ship TypeShip BWAS-1603
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1603
Returned to Owners7.1667BWAS-1603


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel102' 0"Imperial Feet31.0896 
Breadth29' 4"Imperial Feet8.8505 
Burthen466 7894Tons BM 

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1.1665200 BWAS-1603

4 Commanding Officers

11.2.1664/65 - 8.6.1666CaptainHenry Dawes (d.1667)B0518.6.1666 - 30.7.1666CaptainLevy Green (d.1672)B05130.7.1666 - 1.9.1666CaptainHenry Clarke (d.1674)BWAS-16038.3.1666/67 - 70.1667CaptainSamuel RandallBWAS-1603

Service History

3.6.1665Battle of Lowestoft
1.6.1666Four Days Battle
25.7.1666St James Day Battle
9.1666End of hireBWAS-1603
3.1666/67Re-hired at BarbadosBWAS-1603
10.5.1667Battle of Nevis
7.1667End of hireBWAS-1603


BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
B051Biographia Navalis - Volume IJohn CharnockDigital Book

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