Chatham

3576
Nominal Guns4B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered27.1.1672/73BWAS-1603
Launched1673B028
How acquiredPurpose builtB028
ShipyardUnknownB028
Ship ClassChatham GroupB028
Designed by Phineus Pett (1628-1678)BWAS-1603
Constructor Phineus Pett (1628-1678)BWAS-1603
CategoryUnratedB028
Ship TypeSloop B028
Wrecked10.2.1677/78BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel57' 6"Imperial Feet17.3954 
Breadth12' 10"Imperial Feet3.6576 
Depth in Hold5' 0"Imperial Feet1.524 
Draught Aft4' 0"Imperial Feet1.2192 
Burthen50Tons BM 

Armament


1673Broadside Weight UnknownBWAS-1603
Gun Deck4

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
167310Design ComplementBWAS-1603
1.1.1678/7910ADM 8/1/91ADM8-DB

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
26.3.1673 - 8.9.1673Commander William WatsonBWAS-160316.7.1677 - 10.2.1677/78Commander William Tennant (d.1677/78)BWAS-1603

Service History


DateEventSource
28.9.1673

Convoyes to ye Herring Fisher off Great Yarmouth

ADM8-DB
10.2.1677/78

Taken by slaves in an attempt to stop them being carried to Cadiz and deliberately wrecked at Tangier

BWAS-1603

 

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