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12100
Nominal Guns22BWAS-1603
NationalityCommonwealth of England, Scotland and Ireland
OperatorState Navy
Ordered28.12.1654BWAS-1603
Acquired11.1656BWAS-1603
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford B028
Constructor Manley Callis (d.1657)BWAS-1603
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1603
Ship TypeShip B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Given Away3.1666/67BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel72' 0"Imperial Feet21.9456 
Breadth24' 0"Imperial Feet7.3152 
Depth in Hold10' 0"Imperial Feet3.048 
Draught Aft11' 0"Imperial Feet3.3528 
Burthen220 5694Tons BM 

Armament


1656Broadside Weight = 92 Imperial Pound ( 41.7221 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck18 British Demi-Culverin
Gun Deck4 British Saker

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1656100 BWAS-1603

8 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1656 - 1658Captain Abraham AllgateBWAS-16031659 - 1660Captain John Cuttle (d.1665)BWAS-16038.4.1663 - 19.11.1663Captain Arthur Langhorne (d.1666/67)B05110.12.1663 - 28.3.1665Captain Robert Mohun (d.1667)B05129.3.1665 - 16.6.1665Captain Philemon Bacon (d.1666)B05113.6.1665 - 16.9.1665Captain Thomas Guy (d.1674)B05117.9.1665 - 27.1.1665/66Captain James Carteret (d.1668)B05128.1.1665/66 - 9.11.1667Captain William BasseBWAS-1603

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
24.11.1697 - 22.3.1697/98Second Lieutenant Thomas Witts (d.1707) ADM 6/4/126ADM 6/4

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1.5.1663 - 15.12.1663Master Christopher Gunman (1634-1685)ref:608

Service History


DateEventSource
1663At AlgiersBWAS-1603
3.6.1665Battle of Lowestoft
5.4.1666In company with Tredagh took Victoire off LisbonBWAS-1603
1.6.1666Four Days Battle
25.12.1666Action of 1666-12-25
3.1666/67Given to Sir Thomas Modyford, Governor of JamaicaBWAS-1603
1669Under Captain Henry Morgan; sailed for attack on buccaneers at MaracaiboBWAS-1603
2.1.1668/69Accidentally blown up at Île à Vache off HispaniolaBWAS-1603

 

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