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Nominal Guns18B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyFrench Privateer ship 'Le Saint Sulplice' (1703) (18)
First Commissioned19.6.1704B028
ShipyardSt Malo - Brittany ref:692
CategorySixth RateB028
Ship TypeShip B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck82' 0"Imperial Feet24.9936 
Length of Keel63' 0"Imperial Feet19.2024 
Breadth24' 6"Imperial Feet7.3533 
Depth in Hold10' 7"Imperial Feet3.2258 
Burthen201 1494Tons BM 


1704Broadside Weight = 36 Imperial Pound ( 16.326 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck18 British 4-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
170490 BWAS-1603

2 Commanding Officers

23.6.1704 - 11.9.1705CommanderNathaniel Bostock ADM 6/8/83BWAS-160312.9.1705 - 10.12.1711CommanderJohn Temple (d.1734) ADM 6/9/33
Commission confirmed 20.12.1706

5 Commissioned Officers

27.6.1704 - 1.3.1704/5LieutenantJames Todd ADM 6/8/83ADM 6/82.3.1704/5 - 20.9.1706LieutenantThomas Lunn ADM 6/8/159ADM 6/821.9.1706 - 16.3.1706/7LieutenantAndrew Ley ADM 6/9/31
Commission confirmed 4.12.1706
ADM 6/9
17.3.1706/7 - 9.12.1707LieutenantRobert Prosser (d.1738) ADM 6/9/57ADM 6/910.12.1707 - 10.12.1711LieutenantWilliam Carey (d.1741) ADM 6/9/158
Commission confirmed 14.4.1708
ADM 6/9

Service History

1705To BarbadosBWAS-1603
1707To NewfoundlandBWAS-1603
1708In the North SeaBWAS-1603
10.4.1712Sold to John Evans for £140BWAS-1603


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