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Nominal Guns4B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered9.1.1694/95BWAS-1603
Acquired22.5.1695BWAS-1603
ShipyardBlackwall Yard - Blackwall B028
Ship ClassSerpent Class (1695)B028
Constructor
Sir Henry JohnsonBritish
Ship Owner
Ship Builder
Service 1681-1709
B028
CategoryUnratedB028
Ship TypeBomb VesselB028
Broken Up1724B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck66' 1 ½"Imperial Feet20.1295 
Length of Keel50' 6"Imperial Feet15.3924 
Breadth23' 1"Imperial Feet7.0189 
Depth in Hold10' 0"Imperial Feet3.048 
Burthen143 1494Tons BM 

Armament


1695Broadside Weight = 4 Imperial Pound ( 1.814 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck4 British 2-Pounder
Gun Deck2 British 12 1/2" Mortar

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1.169530Design Complement

10 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
16.4.1695 - 27.2.1695/96Commander
William CarterBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1697
ADM 6/3/50
ADM 6/3
29.2.1695/96 - 17.9.1696Commander
Edmund WilleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1704
ADM 6/3/133
BWAS-1603
2.2.1696/97 - 6.10.1698Commander
Stephen MartinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1715
: on board from 10.2.1696/97 ADM 6/4/69
BWAS-1603
29.4.1702 - 2.9.1702Commander
William JamesonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1708
ADM 6/7/31
BWAS-1603
18.12.1704 - 28.2.1705/6Commander
Clempson CaveBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1732
ADM 6/8/123
ADM 6/8
1.3.1705/6 - 4.9.1708Commander
Caleb WadeBritish
Naval Sailor
Dockyard Staff
Service 1704-1715
: on board from 7.3.1705/6 ADM 6/8/236
BWAS-1603
4.9.1708 - 31.12.1709Commander
Mathew EllfordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1705-1715
ADM 6/11/9
Confirmed 28.11.1709
BWAS-1603
3.8.1711 - 5.11.1711Commander
Roger GreenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1711
ADM 6/11/154
ADM 6/11
8.1.1717/18 - 14.1.1717/18Commander
George PomeroyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1735
Transfered ADM 6/12/109
ADM 6/12
15.1.1717/18 - 6.10.1718Commander
James LuckBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1715-1736
: on board from 16.1.1717/18 ADM 6/12/109
BWAS-1603

9 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
24.4.1695 - 14.2.1695/96Carpenter
John MerrittBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1696
Transfered ADM 6/3/52
ADM 6/3
28.2.1695/96 - 22.12.1696Carpenter
Thomas PriceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
Transfered ADM 6/3/133
ADM 6/3
29.2.1695/96 - 1696Gunner
Edward WithersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1696
ADM 6/3/133
ADM 6/3
3.3.1695/96 - 3.12.1696Cook
John ShellebyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
Transfered ADM 6/3/135
ADM 6/3
17.8.1696 - 30.8.1696Boatswain
Edward NowBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM/A/1833/287
ADM/A
31.8.1696 - 8.1.1696/97Boatswain
Daniel HeathBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1697
Transfered ADM 6/4/21
ADM 6/4
10.2.1696/97 - 1697Boatswain
John AlmeadowBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697
ADM 6/4/72
ADM 6/4
19.2.1696/97 - 24.6.1696Cook
Samuel RobertsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1696
ADM 6/4/75
ADM 6/4
21.2.1696/97 - 1697Carpenter
William PowellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1717
ADM 6/4/75
ADM 6/4

Service History


DateEventSource
1697Sailed for the West IndiesBWAS-1603
6.10.1698

Paid off

ADM 33
1702For NewfoundlandBWAS-1603
2.9.1702Paid off at Portsmouth Dockyard ADM 106
1706Present at the bombardent of OstendBWAS-1603
7.1707Seige of ToulonBWAS-1603
31.12.1709Paid offADM 33
1711Began small repair at Woolwich - London BWAS-1603
5.11.1711Paid offADM 33
1714Completed small repair at Woolwich - London at a cost of £138.14.5dBWAS-1603
1718

New main mast fitted at Sheerness

BWAS-1603
11.8.1718Battle of Cape Passaro
26.10.1718Paid offADM 51
21.2.1718/19Paid offADM 33
1.9.1721Ordered converted to a pitch boat at Port MahonBWAS-1603
1724Broken up at Port MahonBWAS-1603

 

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