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Grantham -> 1660 Garland

2815
Nominal Guns22BWAS-1603
NationalityCommonwealth of England, Scotland and Ireland
OperatorState Navy
Ordered1.10.1653BWAS-1603
Launched1654BWAS-1603
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1603
ShipyardLydney - Gloucestershire B028
Designed by
J BattBritish
Ship Builder
B028
Constructor
J BattBritish
Ship Builder
B028
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1603
Ship TypeShipB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Sold13.5.1698B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck98' 7"Imperial Feet29.8926 
Length of Keel80' 0"Imperial Feet24.384 
Breadth25' 0"Imperial Feet7.62 
Depth in Hold10' 0"Imperial Feet3.048 
Draught Aft11' 6"Imperial Feet3.5052 
Burthen265 9094Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentDB002
Length of Keel98' 6"Tons BM 
Breadth25' 6"Imperial Feet7.6505 

Armament


1654Broadside Weight = 92 Imperial Pound ( 41.7221 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck18 British Demi-Culverin
Gun Deck4 British Saker

1666Broadside Weight = 108.5 Imperial Pound ( 49.205 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck18 British Demi-Culverin
Gun Deck10 British Saker

1677Broadside Weight = 109 Imperial Pound ( 49.4317 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck18 British Demi-Culverin
Upper Gun Deck8 British Saker
Quarterdeck4 British Minions

1685Broadside Weight = 119 Imperial Pound ( 53.9669 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck16 British Demi-Culverin
Gun Deck12 British Saker
Gun Deck4 British Saker Cutts
Gun Deck2 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1654100 BWAS-1603
1660100 BWAS-1603
1666110 BWAS-1603
1673150 BWAS-1603
1.1.1676/7770 ref:1778

19 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1654 - 1656Captain
John LightfootBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1653-1667
BWAS-1603
1658 - 1659Captain
Giles MarshBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1658-1659
BWAS-1603
1.1660 - 1661Captain
James AblesonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1653
W015
29.6.1661 - 26.4.1662Captain
William ButtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1660-1662
BWAS-1603
28.5.1662 - 20.11.1663Captain
Valentine PyendBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1662-1667
B051
19.1.1664/65 - 22.3.1665/66Captain
Charles TalbotBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1661-1687
B051
3.1665/66 - 1668Captain
Charles HawardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1665-1672
B051
27.3.1668 - 20.2.1668/69Captain
Richard RoothBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1655-1679
B051
5.5.1669 - 2.1.1671/72Captain
Francis CourtnayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1666-1673
BWAS-1714
2.4.1672 - 3.10.1674Captain
John WyborneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1666-1684
BWAS-1603
8.5.1675 - 22.5.1677Captain
Ralph LassellsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1665-1677
BWAS-1603
11.4.1677 - 30.6.1681Captain
Richard HodderBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1664-1681
BWAS-1603
16.6.1685 - 13.8.1685Captain
Richard BorthwickBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1672-1685
BWAS-1603
6.9.1685 - 1686Captain
John NevilleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1673-1697
BWAS-1603
15.8.1686 - 3.1687/88Captain
Hugh RidleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1667-1689
B051
18.9.1688 - 1689Captain
John JenniferBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1672-1691
BWAS-1603
15.2.1690/91 - 1694Captain
Thomas RobinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1708
BWAS-1603
25.1.1694/95 - 1696Captain
Christopher KingBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1696
ADM 6/3/31
ADM 6/3
25.8.1696 - 22.10.1697Captain
John UnderdownBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1713
: on board from 18.9.1696
BWAS-1603

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
bef.9.1676 - aft.21.5.1677Lieutenant
Richard HodderBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1664-1681
ADM 8/1/78
ADM8

5 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
11.9.1687 - 20.3.1691/92Gunner
Bowden NightingaleBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1668-1692
ADM 107/1/18
ADM 107/1
5.2.1691/92 - 1692Gunner
Nicholas TaylorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1692
Transfered
ADM/A
1695 - 29.4.1695Purser
Joseph GaleoynBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
Transfered ADM 6/3/53
ADM 6/3
12.4.1695 - 19.3.1695/96Purser
Thomas WilkinsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1696
Transfered ADM 6/3/48
ADM 6/3
20.3.1695/96 - 1696Purser
James AmeyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM 6/3/139
ADM 6/3

3 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
15.2.1694/95 - 19.9.1695Master's Mate
William PomroyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1695
ADM 107/1/100
ADM 107/1
26.6.1695 - 1695Volunteer
Nathaniel HopperBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/63
ADM 6/3
26.6.1695 - 1695Volunteer
Isaac KilsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/63
ADM 6/3

Service History


DateEventSource
1654Completed at Southampton - Hampshire at a cost of £1722.10.0dBWAS-1603
1660Off the North coastBWAS-1603
1660Renamed GarlandB028
3.6.1665Battle of Lowestoft
18.12.1665Brought two Dutch pinks into YarmouthBG
9.8.1666Holmes' Bonfire
3.1666/67Took a large Dutch shipBWAS-1603
90.1668At SaleeBWAS-1603
8.5.1671Battle of Bugia
28.5.1672Battle of Solebay
1673At BarbadosBWAS-1603
1674Returned homeBWAS-1603
1675In the DownsBWAS-1603
1678In Irish watersBWAS-1603
1680Carried troops to TangiersBWAS-1603
1681In Ireland and then paid offBWAS-1603
30.6.1681Paid offADM 51
16.6.1685RecommissionedBWAS-1603
12.1685Guardship at PortsmouthBWAS-1603
8.1688Converted to a fireshipBWAS-1603
1689Reconverted to a Fifth RateBWAS-1603
1691In the Channel and the North SeaBWAS-1603
1695To VirginiaBWAS-1603
1696Stationed in the North SeaBWAS-1603
22.10.1697Paid offADM 51


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
25.12.1654-31.8.1655Fleet for the West Indies
William PennBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1644-1670
 

Notes on Ship



Became a Fireship in 1688
Rerated as a Fifht rate in 1689


 

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Posted by Richard Dumbrill on Tuesday 11th of January 2022 10:32

I meant boatswain, obviously...


Posted by Richard Dumbrill on Monday 10th of January 2022 14:44

Thomas Dumbrill was Shipswain until 1680 when he retired. Sources: Public record office The National Archives
Catalogue Reference:Prob/11/358 Image Reference:33

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