Nominal Guns32BWAS-1603
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
First Commissioned5.1698BWAS-1603
ShipyardWoodbridge - Suffolk BWAS-1603
Ship Class1694 Group 32-GunnerBWAS-1603
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1603
Ship TypeFrigate BWAS-1603
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1603


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck108' 4"Imperial Feet32.9311 
Length of Keel89' 10"Imperial Feet27.1272 
Breadth28' 3"Imperial Feet8.5439 
Depth in Hold10' 6"Imperial Feet3.2004 
Burthen381 3294Tons BM 


17.5.1698Broadside Weight = 96 Imperial Pound ( 43.536 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck4 British Demi-Culverin
Upper Gun Deck22 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 British 4-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1694145Design Complement

8 Commanding Officers

25.7.1698 - 7.7.1700Captain Richard White (d.1700)† ADM 6/5/25BWAS-16038.7.1700 - 26.8.1701Captain Edward Rumsey (d.1710) ADM 6/6/113
Commission confirmed 5.9.1701
14.1.1701/2 - 8.1.1702/3Captain Richard Culliford (d.1738) ADM 6/6/130BWAS-16039.1.1702/3 - 7.3.1703/4Captain Thomas Kenney (d.1704) ADM 6/7/74BWAS-16038.3.1703/4 - 5.4.1704Captain Timothy Bridges ADM 6/8/61ADM 6/86.4.1704 - 27.10.1704Captain Charles Parsons (d.1705/6) ADM 6/8/72BWAS-160328.10.1704 - 25.11.1705Captain Philip Stanhope (d.1708) ADM 6/8/104BWAS-160326.11.1705 - 30.11.1706Captain Francis Vaughan (d.1706/7) ADM 6/8/205BWAS-1603

6 Commissioned Officers

31.7.1698 - 11.7.1701Lieutenant William Faulknor (d.1724/25) ADM 6/5/25ADM 6/512.7.1701 - 26.8.1701Lieutenant Edward St Loe (c.1682-1729) ADM 6/6/113
Commission confirmed 3.9.1701
ADM 6/6
26.1.1701/2 - 29.7.1703Lieutenant John Thompson ADM 6/6/140ADM 6/630.7.1703 - 31.7.1703Lieutenant William Owen (d.1722) ADM 6/8/8ADM 6/826.8.1703 - 6.4.1704Lieutenant William Owen (d.1722) ADM 6/8/13ADM 6/821.12.1703 - 26.5.1705Lieutenant Vincent Pearce (c.1679-1745) ADM 6/8/35ADM 6/8

Service History

26.8.1701Paid off at Plymouth Dockyard ADM 106
30.11.1706Paid offADM 51


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