Suffolk Hagboat
Nominal Guns6BWAS-1603
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
First Commissioned2.9.1695BWAS-1603
Ship TypeStoreship BWAS-1603


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck117' 0"Imperial Feet35.6616 
Length of Keel96' 0"Imperial Feet29.2608 
Breadth30' 7"Imperial Feet9.3218 
Depth in Hold12' 8"Imperial Feet3.7592 
Burthen477 5894Tons BM 

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
169545 BWAS-1603

9 Commanding Officers

2.9.1695 - 1696CaptainCharles Adamson (d.1707/8)BWAS-160310.2.1695/96 - 25.11.1696CaptainNicholas Dyer (d.1697)BWAS-160326.11.1696 - 27.1.1700/1CaptainThomas Smith (d.1722) ADM 6/4/49BWAS-160328.1.1700/1 - 18.3.1702/3Captain and MasterRobert Watkins (d.1732) ADM 6/6/53BWAS-160319.3.1702/3 - 6.11.1705CaptainRobert Watkins (d.1732) ADM 6/7/106ADM 6/77.11.1705 - 26.9.1706CaptainJordan Sandys (d.1734) ADM 6/9/49
Commission confirmed 18.2.1706/7
ADM 6/9
27.9.1706 - 17.3.1708/9CaptainRobert Watkins (d.1732) ADM 6/9/15ADM 6/918.3.1708/9 - 31.3.1713CaptainJohn Sapsford ADM 6/10/45BWAS-16031.4.1713 - 19.10.1715CommanderEllis Brand (1681-1759) ADM 6/11/254BWAS-1603

1 Warrant Officer

21.1.1702/3 - 1703ChaplainWilliam Churcher ADM 6/7/80ADM 6/7

Service History

1696To NewfoundlandBWAS-1603
30.6.1701Ordered to be fitted for sea as a hospital shipBWAS-1603
1712To the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
13.3.1712/13Ordered fitted as a hospital shipBWAS-1603
15.12.1713Sold to Tomas Coram for £1,050BWAS-1603

Notes on Ship

Merchant vessel purchased from Arthur Shallett


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