British hired ship 'Golden Lion' (1643)
       

Golden Lion

14280
Nominal Guns30
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorState Navy
Acquired1643
ShipyardUnknown
CategoryHired Vessel
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Returned to Owners1644

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Burthen450Tons BM 

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1643 - 1644CaptainLewis DickBWAS-1603


Sources

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

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Posted by Susan Ryder on Friday 25th of May 2018 10:22

I have recently obtained a copy of the will of William Ryder who was a cordwainer and died in 1690. In the will he mentions several ships and ketches etc., but he leaves a one sixteenth part of The Golden Lyon to his cousin Thomas Page.
I wonder is this a different Golen Lyon?

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