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Nominal Guns4B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered9.1.1694/95BWAS-1603
Acquired16.4.1695B028
ShipyardCuckolds Point - Rotherhithe B028
Ship ClassSerpent Class (1695)B028
Designed by
The Navy BoardBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
B028
Constructor
John TaylorBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1651-1660
BWAS-1603
CategoryUnratedB028
Ship TypeBomb VesselB028
Sold8.1713B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck66' 6"Imperial Feet20.1422 
Length of Keel50' 6"Imperial Feet15.3924 
Breadth23' 2"Imperial Feet7.0273 
Depth in Hold10' 0"Imperial Feet3.048 
Burthen143 1494Tons BM 

Armament


16.4.1695Broadside 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

11 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
29.2.1695/96 - 14.9.1696Commander
Salmon MorriceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1732
ADM 6/3/133
BWAS-1603
23.3.1699/1700 - 16.2.1700/1Commander
John MartinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1705
Transfered ADM 6/6/28
BWAS-1603
23.5.1701 - 8.3.1702/3Captain and Master
Sir George WaltonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1736
Transfered ADM 6/6/97
BWAS-1603
9.3.1701/2 - 16.9.1703Commander
Francis GregoryBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1706
ADM 6/8/30
Confirmed 22.11.1703
ADM 6/8
17.9.1703 - 11.12.1703Commander
Joseph WinderBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1720
ADM 6/8/28
Confirmed 22.11.1703
ADM 6/8
22.12.1704 - 24.4.1705Commander
John BarterBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1709
ADM 6/8/125
ADM 6/8
25.4.1705 - 26.10.1706Commander
Covill MayneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1741
ADM 6/8/171
BWAS-1603
16.3.1707/8 - 17.8.1708Commander
John HemmingtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1747
Transfered ADM 6/9/146
BWAS-1603
17.8.1708 - 17.3.1708/9Commander
Michael PolkinghorneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1712
ADM 6/9/180
ADM 6/9
18.3.1708/9 - 7.1710Commander
Thomas MabbotBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1710
ADM 6/10/46
BWAS-1603
7.1710 - 14.5.1713Commander
Arthur BasseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1713
BWAS-1603

4 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
24.4.1695 - 1695Carpenter
George FreemanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/52
ADM 6/3
24.4.1695 - 24.12.1695Boatswain
John ToopeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
Transfered ADM 6/3/52
ADM 6/3
22.5.1695 - 1695Cook
Charles DuckworthBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/28
ADM 6/3
17.6.1695 - 1695Gunner
Anthony ApplebyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/67
Issued by
Lord John Berkeley (3rd Baron Berkeley of Stratton)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1685-1695

Confirmed 5.8.1695
ADM 6/3

Service History


DateEventSource
5.7.1695Present at the Bombardment of St MaloBWAS-1603
14.9.1696Paid offADM 51
1700Present in Rooke's fleet in the BalticBWAS-1603
11.12.1703Paid offADM 51
1705To the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
26.10.1706Paid offADM 51
1708In the attack on St ValeryBWAS-1603
1709For the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
14.5.1713Paid offADM 51
20.8.1713Sold to Peter Ford for £122BWAS-1603

 

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