Smyrna Merchant

14504
Nominal Guns34BWAS-1603
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Acquired24.5.1689BWAS-1603
First Commissioned1.6.1689ADM 51
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1603
CategoryHired VesselBWAS-1603
Ship TypeShip BWAS-1603
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1603
Returned to Owners2.10.1697BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel87' 0"Imperial Feet26.5176 
Breadth26' 5"Imperial Feet7.946 
Burthen322 8894Tons BM 

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
bef.17.5.1689 - bef.5.5.1690Captain James Salmon ADM 6/3/40ADM 106bef.25.4.1690 - aft.13.5.1690Captain Thomas Harlow (d.1741) ADM 6/3/40ADM 106bef.9.2.1690/91 - aft.6.3.1690/91Commander Robert Audley (d.1696/97) Transfered ADM 6/3/40ADM 106

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1690Lieutenant James Jesson (d.1708)ADM 106

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRankNameSource
12.3.1694/95 - 1695Purser John Franklin ADM 6/3/40ADM 6/3

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
3.4.1695 - 1695Volunteer Drew Dean ADM 6/3/44ADM 6/3

2 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
9.6.1689 - 23.3.1690/91Able Seaman Robert Jackson (c.1668-1726) Transfered ADM 107/1/45ADM 107/14.4.1691 - 21.11.1691Able Seaman Richard Scott (c.1669-?) ADM 107/1/89ADM 107/1

Service History


DateEventSource
5.1689Rated as a Fifth RateBWAS-1603

 

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