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Charles Galley

3562
Charles Frigate
Nominal Guns32B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered22.3.1675/76B028
Acquired12.9.1676B028
First Commissioned12.2.1676/77B028
ShipyardWoolwich Dockyard - Woolwich B028
Constructor
Phineus PettBritish
Naval Sailor
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1647-1673
B028
CategoryFifth RateB028
Ship TypeFrigate (Galley-Frigate)B028
Broken Up to Rebuild1693B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck131' 1"Imperial Feet39.9296 
Length of Keel114' 0"Imperial Feet34.7472 
Breadth28' 6"Imperial Feet8.5535 
Depth in Hold8' 7"Imperial Feet2.6162 
Burthen492 5094Tons BM 

Armament


1677Broadside Weight = 83 Imperial Pound ( 37.6412 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck6 British Saker
Upper Gun Deck22 British Saker
Quarterdeck4 British 3-Pounder

1688Broadside Weight = 80.5 Imperial Pound ( 36.5074 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck26 British Saker
Gun Deck6 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
2.1677220 BWAS-1603
1.1.1679/80220ADM 8/1/113ADM8-DB

8 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
12.2.1676/77 - 4.8.1680Captain
Thomas HamiltonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1666-1695
BWAS-1603
11.6.1685 - 26.9.1685Captain
Dominick NugentBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1665-1688
BWAS-1603
27.9.1685 - 8.7.1686Captain
Mathew AylmerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1677-1690
BWAS-1603
9.7.1686 - 5.1688Captain
Lord John Berkeley (3rd Baron Berkeley of Stratton)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1685-1686
BWAS-1603
4.4.1689 - 6.6.1690Captain
Jeremiah RoachBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1665-1690
BWAS-1603
7.1690 - 10.1690Captain
John CroftsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1673-1690
BWAS-1603
1691 - 8.1691Captain
James BuckBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1692
BWAS-1603
8.1691 - 9.12.1692Captain
Joseph WatersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1693
BWAS-1603

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
bef.1.1.1676/77 - aft.21.5.1677Lieutenant
James DunbarBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1672-1677
ADM 8/1/83
ADM8

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRankNameSource
4.9.1676 - 17.9.1677Master
Greenvill CollinsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1676-1694
ADM 7

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1677Midshipman
Mathew AylmerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1677-1690
E-WIKI

3 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
30.1.1688/89 - 13.3.1690/91Captain's Clerk
Richard CullifordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1684-1711
ADM 107/1/10
ADM 107/1
24.4.1689 - 3.6.1689Servant
John AubinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1693
ADM 107/1/33
ADM 107/1
3.6.1689 - 9.12.1692Volunteer
John AubinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1693
ADM 107/1/33
ADM 107/1

Service History


DateEventSource
12.2.1676/77Commissioned for the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
28.10.1677In company with
James Galley (30) 1676-1694
British 30 Gun
4th Rate Frigate (Galley-Frigate)
took the Algerine
Golden Marigold 1677-1677
Algerian Unrated Ship
off Tangier
BWAS-1603
4.8.1680Paid offADM 33
5.8.1685Paid offADM 33
27.9.1685Commissioned as guardship at ChathamBWAS-1603
7.1686Commissioned for the expedition to SaleeBWAS-1603
5.1688Returned homeBWAS-1603
28.8.1688Paid offADM 33
7.1690Sailed with an Irish convoyBWAS-1603
9.1690At CorkBWAS-1603
10.1690Arrived in the DownsBWAS-1603
20.7.1691In company with
Mary Galley (34) 1687-1707
British 34 Gun
4th Rate Frigate (Galley-Frigate)
retook the 34-gun merchant Tiger
BWAS-1603
10.1691Reduced to a Fifth RateBWAS-1603
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
24.12.1692Paid offADM 33
1693Rebuilt at WoolwichBWAS-1603

 

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