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Betty Prize

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Nominal Guns36ADM 6/4
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
Captured15.2.1696/97ADM 6/4
First Commissioned2.1696ADM 6/4
ShipyardUnknownW033
CategoryFifth RateADM 6/4
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Sold1.10.1702ADM 6/4

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck103' 0"Imperial Feet31.3944 
Length of Keel86' 0"Imperial Feet26.2128 
Breadth28' 6"Imperial Feet8.5535 
Depth in Hold11' 9"Imperial Feet3.5814 
Burthen371 6594Tons BM 

Armament


2.1696Broadside Weight = 108 Imperial Pound ( 48.978 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck8 British Demi-Culverin Cutts
Upper Gun Deck20 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck8 British Minions

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
20.2.1696/97 - 27.2.1696/97Captain
Thomas LambertBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1699
ADM 6/4/75
ADM 6/4
27.2.1696/97 - 4.2.1699/1700Commander
Edward ManningBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1704
ADM 6/4/78
ADM 6/4
3.3.1700/1 - 13.8.1702Captain
The Hon. Peregrine BertieBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1707
ADM 6/6/66
BWAS-1603

3 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
18.11.1697 - 10.3.1698/99Lieutenant
John GullinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1685-1708
ADM 6/4/125
ADM 6/4
11.3.1698/99 - 16.2.1699/1700Lieutenant
Samuel RyddallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1795
ADM 6/6/20
Confirmed 19.12.1699
ADM 6/6
5.3.1700/1 - 11.9.1702Lieutenant
Josiah MartinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1707
ADM 6/6/68
ADM 6/6

7 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
20.2.1696/97 - 24.6.1696Gunner
Richard FennerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1696
ADM 6/4/75
ADM 6/4
24.2.1696/97 - 1697Boatswain
Richard CardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1697
ADM 6/4/77
ADM 6/4
24.2.1696/97 - 1697Cook
Benjamin LawrenceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697
ADM 6/4/77
ADM 6/4
4.3.1696/97 - 1697Purser
Henry AxtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697
ADM 6/4/80
ADM 6/4
9.4.1697 - 1697Carpenter
John OliverBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1697
ADM 6/4/88
ADM/A
19.4.1697 - 27.4.1697Chaplain
David WilliamsBritish
Naval Sailor
Clergyman
Service 1697
Transfered ADM 6/4/90
ADM 6/4
1701 - 13.5.1701Master
Walter JagoBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1698-1701
Dismissed ADM 1/5261/232
ADM 1

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
28.2.1696/97 - 1697Volunteer
Peter FrazerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697
ADM 6/4/79
ADM 6/4
12.3.1696/97 - 1697Volunteer
John BarnwellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697
ADM 6/4/83
ADM 6/4

Service History


DateEventSource
15.2.1695/96Retaken by PhoenixBWAS-1603
1698Off LisbonBWAS-1603
1699To the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
16.2.1699/1700Paid offADM 33
1701Sailed to GuineaBWAS-1603
29.5.1701

The Betty recently ran aground near Spithead to be put into the New Dry Dock at Portsmouth and her repairs put in hand without delay.

ADM/A
1702Surveying off IrelandBWAS-1603
11.9.1702Paid offADM 33
1.10.1702Sold to John Wheeler for £147BWAS-1603

 

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