Aid

2932
Nominal Guns18NRS157
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Keel Laid Down1560NRS157
Launched6.10.1562NRS157
How acquiredPurpose builtNRS157
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford NRS157
CategoryUnratedNRS157
Ship TypeGalleon
Broken Up to Rebuild1580NRS157

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentTRN1
Burthen250Tons BM 

Armament


1588Broadside Weight = 49.5 Imperial Pound ( 22.4483 kg)TRN1
Gun Deck8 British Demi-Culverin
Gun Deck2 British Saker
Gun Deck4 British Minions
Gun Deck4 British Light Guns

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
158812090 sailors, 16 gunners and 14 soldiersTRN1

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1562AdmiralWilliam DriverNRS1571562 - 5.1563AdmiralJohn Basing (d.1573)NRS1573.1562/63 - 1563CaptainJohn HenshawNRS157

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
8.1563 - 12.1563AdmiralSir Thomas Cotton (d.1585)NRS157

Service History


DateEventSource
1562Expedition to Le HavreNRS157


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NRS157NRS Vol 157 - The Navy of Edward VI and Mary IEd. C. S. Knighton and David LoadesBook
TRN1The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
 

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