Cruizer

3752
Nominal Guns24B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Captured5.5.1705B028
First Commissioned3.5.1705
ShipyardUnknownB028
CategorySixth RateB028
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Wrecked15.12.1708B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel75' 0"Imperial Feet22.86 
Breadth26' 6"Imperial Feet7.9502 
Depth in Hold11' 3 ½"Imperial Feet3.3655 
Burthen280 1494Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1705115 BWAS-1603

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
3.5.1705 - 20.11.1707CommanderJohn Shales (d.1720) ADM 6/8/174BWAS-160321.11.1707 - 1.2.1707/8CommanderFrancis Percy (d.1740/41) ADM 6/9/104ADM 6/92.2.1707/8 - 15.12.1708CommanderWilliam Cawley (d.1740) ADM 6/9/131ADM 6/9

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
3.5.1705 - 28.12.1705LieutenantCharles Miller (d.1707) ADM 6/8/174ADM 6/829.12.1705 - 15.12.1708LieutenantTimothy Brett (d.1739) ADM 6/8/213ADM 6/8

Service History


DateEventSource
29.3.1705Taken by Triton (42) Triton
5.5.1705PurchasedBWAS-1603
1706In the Downs squadronBWAS-1603
1707Sailed to the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
6.1708Sailed for the West IndiesBWAS-1603
15.12.1708Run ashore on Terceira Island in the Azores to prevent her founderingBWAS-1603


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
B028Ships of the Royal Navy - Volume IJ. J. ColledgeBook
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/9ADM 6/9 Commission and Warrent Book 1706 9 July-1708 Oct. Archive
ADM 6/8ADM 6/8 Commission and Warrent Book 1703 6 July-1706 3 July Archive
 

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