Golden Hand

13598
Nominal Guns6BWAS-1603
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Captured1665BWAS-1603
First Commissioned29.4.1669BWAS-1603
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1603
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1603
Ship TypeFireship BWAS-1603
Foundered7.8.1673BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel90' 0"Imperial Feet27.432 
Breadth24' 6"Imperial Feet7.3533 
Draught Aft10' 6"Imperial Feet3.2004 
Burthen12' 0"Imperial Feet3.6576 
Burthen287 3394Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
166950 BWAS-1603

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
29.4.1669 - 4.6.1670CaptainMartin Carslake (d.1670)BWAS-16035.6.1670 - 25.4.1672CaptainAmos Beare (d.1672)BWAS-16036.6.1672 - 26.4.1673CaptainJohn HeathcockBWAS-160327.4.1673 - 7.8.1673CaptainWilliam MatherBWAS-1603

Service History


DateEventSource
7.8.1673Foundered near TerschellingBWAS-1603


Notes on Ship


OriginBWAS-1603
Former Dutch vessel

 

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