Crescent

3735
Nominal Guns14B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorState Navy
Purchased1642B028
ShipyardUnknownB028
Designed byJohn Williams (1700-?)B028
CategorySixth RateB028
Ship TypeShip B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Wrecked1649B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Burthen167Tons BM 

Armament


1642Broadside Weight = 117 Imperial Pound ( 53.0598 kg)BWAS-1714
Upper Gun Deck24 British 9-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck12 British 1/2-Pound Swivel
Quarterdeck4 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
3.1.1771200Design Complement

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1642 - 1643CaptainThomas PlunkettBWAS-16031644CaptainPeter WhittyBWAS-16031645 - 1648CaptainJohn EdwinBWAS-16031649CaptainJacob Reynolds (d.1666)BWAS-1603

Service History


DateEventSource
1648In Royalist hands as Crescent (14) before reverting in 1649


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
1645-1645Summer Guard of 1645  
1646-1646Winter Guard of 1646  
1647-1648Winter Guard of 1647Thomas Rainsborough 
 

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