Prudent Mary

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Nominal Guns6BWAS-1603
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyBritish hired ship 'Prudent Mary' (1652) (28)
Acquired14.3.1671/72BWAS-1603
First Commissioned7.5.1673
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1603
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1603
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Expended as Fireship11.8.1673BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel76' 0"Imperial Feet23.1648 
Breadth27' 0"Imperial Feet8.2296 
Depth in Hold12' 6"Imperial Feet3.7338 
Draught Aft12' 10"Imperial Feet3.6576 
Burthen294 6694Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.167345 BWAS-1603

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
7.5.1673 - 11.8.1673CaptainChristopher Billop (1650-1725)BWAS-1603

Service History


DateEventSource
11.8.1673Battle of Texel


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
 

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Posted by Cy on Thursday 23rd of May 2019 15:03

Sorry, that's a different Prudent Mary. This one was burnt as a fireship in 1673.
There was a Prudent Mary in EIC service 1682-88 that would be a better candidate, but it's not on Three Decks yet.


Posted by Barry M Watson on Thursday 23rd of May 2019 13:42

I recently obtained the Will of James Watson 1692 a mariner and relative of mine. (Court of Canterbury)
He is about to sail to East India in the Prudent Mary in the service of the East India Company. He state the Captain to be Captain LAKE

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