Golden Phoenix

Nominal GunsUnknownIORMAR
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorEast India Company
PreviouslyBritish Third Rate ship of the line 'Golden Phoenix' (1666) (60)
Ship TypeEast Indiaman
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Last known1668IORMAR


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel113' 0"Imperial Feet34.4424 
Breadth36' 0"Imperial Feet10.9728 
Depth in Hold16' 6"Imperial Feet4.9022 
Draught Aft17' 6"Imperial Feet5.2034 
Burthen779Tons BM 


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Posted by todd stevens on Monday 1st of June 2020 22:42

Golden Phoenix was captured dutch prize. She was taken from the dutch in 1665 along with another ship called the slothany. Her original name was 'Gouden Feniks' After 1668 she was owned by Captain William Wildy and others and called just Phoenix. not sure what happened to her after that but Wildy commissioned another smaller ship to be built in 1670 and it was named Phoenix too but it sank at Scilly in 1680.

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