Nominal Guns36BWAS-1603
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
CategoryHired VesselBWAS-1603
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Returned to Owners7.11.1698BWAS-1603


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel96' 6"Imperial Feet29.2862 
Breadth30' 6"Imperial Feet9.2964 
Burthen477 4694Tons BM 

4 Commanding Officers

4.4.1695 - 19.9.1695CaptainJohn Redman (d.1727/28) ADM 6/3/44ADM 6/320.9.1695 - 5.11.1696CaptainJames Davison ADM 6/3/79ADM 6/36.11.1696 - 10.2.1696/97CaptainJames Davison ADM 6/4/43ADM 6/411.2.1696/97 - 3.11.1698CaptainJames Mighells (1667-1733/34) ADM 6/4/72ADM 6/4

8 Commissioned Officers

19.3.1694/95 - 25.6.1695Second LieutenantSudbury Duncomb (c.1661-?) ADM 6/3/41ADM 6/31.4.1695 - 21.8.1695First LieutenantHenry Franklin ADM 6/3/44ADM 6/326.6.1695 - 21.8.1695Second LieutenantWilliam Smith (c.1674-1756) ADM 6/3/64ADM 6/321.8.1695 - 6.3.1695/96First LieutenantWilliam Smith (c.1674-1756) ADM 6/3/72ADM 6/321.8.1695 - 5.11.1696Second LieutenantGeorge Hay ADM 6/3/72ADM 6/37.3.1695/96 - 5.11.1696First LieutenantRobert Watkins (d.1732) ADM 6/3/136ADM 6/36.11.1696 - 3.11.1698First LieutenantWilliam Smith (c.1674-1756) ADM 6/4/43ADM 6/46.11.1696 - 3.11.1698Second LieutenantThomas Watton ADM 6/4/44ADM 6/4

Service History

15.7.1690Rated as a Fifth RateBWAS-1603
3.11.1698Paid offADM 51

Notes on Ship

Later increased to a Fourth Rate of 50 guns


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