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28464
Nominal GunsUnknownref:1110
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorMuscovy Company
Acquired1553ref:1110
ShipyardUnknownref:1110
CategoryMerchantref:1110
Ship TypeMerchantman ref:1110
Last known1554ref:1110

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:1110
Burthen120Ton 

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1553 - 1554Captain General of the Fleet (MC)Sir Hugh Willoughby (d.1554)ref:1110

9 Warrant Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
1553Boatswain (MC)Nicholas Anthonyref:11101553Surgeon (MC)Alexander Gardiner (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Master Gunner (MC)John Brooke (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Master (MC)William Gefferson (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Surgeon (MC)Richard Molton (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Cook (MC)Richard Morgan (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Purser (MC)Robert Gwinne (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Carpenter (MC)George Goiswine (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Carpenter (MC)Richard Gwinne (d.1554)ref:1110

12 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
1553 - 1554Quartermaster (MC)Christopher Banbrucke (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Purser's Mate (MC)Laurence Edwards (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Boatswain's Mate (MC)John Web (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Quartermaster's Mate (MC)John Smith (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Master's Mate (MC)Roger Wilson (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Quartermaster's Mate (MC)Thomas Painter (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Quartermaster's Mate (MC)James Smith (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Quartermaster's Mate (MC)William White (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Quartermaster (MC)Thomas Simpson (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Quartermaster (MC)Robert Rosse (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Quartermaster (MC)Thomas Davison (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Cook's Mate (MC)Thomas Nashe (d.1554)ref:1110

8 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
1553Seaman (MC)George Blakeref:11101553 - 1554Seaman (MC)Cuthbert Chelsie (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Seaman (MC)John Brande (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Seaman (MC)William Light (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Seaman (MC)Edward Hunt (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Seaman (MC)Edward Smith (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Seaman (MC)Thomas Allen (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Seaman (MC)Thomas Walker (d.1554)ref:1110

6 Passengers


DatesRankNameSource
1553 - 1554Merchant (MC)Gabriel Willoughby (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Merchant (MC)Charles Barret (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Merchant (MC)William Gittons (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Merchant (MC)Ralph Chatterton (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Merchant (MC)Alexander Woodford (d.1554)ref:11101553 - 1554Merchant (MC)John Andrews (d.1554)ref:1110


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
1553-1554Muscovy Company Expedition to the North East Passage 1553Sir Hugh Willoughby (d.1554) 
 

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