William and Thomas

Nominal Guns30
NationalityCommonwealth of England
OperatorState Navy
CategoryHired Vessel
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Returned to Owners1653

1 Commanding Officer

1652 - 1653CaptainJohn GodolphinBWAS-1603

Service History

28.8.1652Battle of Elba


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

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Posted by Pat Junkin on Tuesday 5th of December 2017 23:05

What was the average life of a ship. I am trying to track the "William and Thomas" which brought men to the American Colonies in 1624. Whether it was the same ship as that named in the death of a Thomas Joyner aboard in 1675 off Virginia. Thanks.

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