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Recovery

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Nominal Guns20BWAS-1603
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorState Navy
Captured1646BWAS-1603
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1603
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1603
Ship TypeShipBWAS-1603
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1603
Sold1655BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB028
Burthen300Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1.3.1651/5270 B032
4.165380 NRS037

8 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1647Captain
Robert DareBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1647
BWAS-1603
1648Captain
John BowenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1646-1648
BWAS-1603
1648Captain
Peter SquibbBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1648
BWAS-1603
1648 - 1650Captain
Owen CoxBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1647-1653
BWAS-1603
1650 - 1653Captain
Francis AllenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1650-1662
BWAS-1603
1653 - 1654Captain
James BamfordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1653-1654
NRS041
1653 - 1654Captain
Robert HaytubbBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1653-1660
BWAS-1603
1654Captain
John BlytheBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1654-1657
BWAS-1603

2 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1649Purser
William CrispinBritish
Naval Sailor
SPD-1649
14.9.1651 - 1651Gunner
John MarlindBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1651
SPD-1651

Service History


DateEventSource
19.5.1652Battle of Dover
22.5.1652Action of 1652-05-22
8.1652In port waiting fitting out for service in the winter guard
18.10.1652Having "sprung a great leak" had gone into Hull
4.4.1653Sailed from Tynemouth Haven with 300 and more colliers for the River of Thames in company with the
Sophia (38) 1652-1667
British 38 Gun
4th Rate Ship

5.4.1653Told there are "some forty sail of Hollanders off the Head" so put into Scarborough
6.4.165320 Dutch ships appeared of Scarborough
8.4.1653Minor engagement with the Dutch
11.4.1653The Collier fleet left Scarborough
12.4.1653Arrived in the Humber
14.4.1653Left for the Thames, meeting "some forty sail of our men-of-war" who took escort of some of the merchants
12.6.1653In the Tilbury Hope with a crew of 42 seamen and 18 boys
14.6.1653Ordered to sea, but still short of crew
14.6.1653Carried 400 barrels of powder to the fleet off Texel
31.7.1653Battle of Scheveningen
13.8.1653Entered Yarmouth harbour


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
9.9.1652-14.10.1652British Baltic Fleet 1652
Andrew BallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1648-1653
 
 

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Posted by Gary O'Connor on Friday 9th of July 2021 19:09

I think this is the same "Recovery" which brought bad supplies to the English invasion at the Cagway, Jamaica May / June 1655 along with "William" another supply ship. Thank you.

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