Conception Prize

Nominal Guns32BWAS-1603
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyFrench Privateer frigate 'La Conception' (1690) (32)
First Commissioned15.9.1690B028
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1603
Ship TypeFrigate B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck98' 0"Imperial Feet29.8704 
Length of Keel81' 0"Imperial Feet24.6888 
Breadth29' 6"Imperial Feet8.8561 
Depth in Hold11' 5"Imperial Feet3.4798 
Burthen374 8994Tons BM 

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1690120 BWAS-1603

2 Commanding Officers

15.9.1690 - 1694CaptainRobert Fairfax (1666-1725)BWAS-16031694CaptainJohn Anderson (d.1724)BWAS-1603

Service History

9.1690Off MullBWAS-1603
1693On the New England stationBWAS-1603
1694Off the North of EnglandBWAS-1603


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