Deptford

3868
Nominal Guns10B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Acquired1665B028
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford B028
CategorySixth RateB028
Ship TypeKetch B028
Wrecked26.8.1689BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel52' 0"Imperial Feet15.8496 
Breadth18' 0"Imperial Feet5.4864 
Depth in Hold9' 4"Imperial Feet2.8448 
Draught Aft9' 4"Imperial Feet2.8448 
Burthen89 5894Tons BM 

Armament


1665Broadside Weight = 27.5 Imperial Pound ( 12.4715 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck10 British Saker

1.7.1673Broadside Weight = 33 Imperial Pound ( 14.9658 kg)ADM8-DB
Gun Deck12 British Saker

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
166545 BWAS-1603

14 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1667 - 1668CaptainMark PaulB0514.10.1668 - 3.10.1668CaptainThomas HamiltonB0515.10.1668 - 25.6.1669CaptainJohn Ashby (d.1693)B05123.7.1670 - 24.1.1674/75CaptainWilliam Anguish (d.1680)B05123.1.1674/75 - 19.11.1675CaptainJonathon WathamB05110.9.1676 - 1.5.1678CaptainGeorge Tyete (d.1679)B05128.5.1678 - 25.6.1680CaptainJames AireB05123.7.1680 - 11.9.1682CaptainChristopher Billop (1650-1725)BWAS-160318.11.1682 - 2.12.1682CaptainCharles Carlisle (d.1684)BWAS-16037.3.1682/83 - 15.12.1683CaptainAndrew Mitchell (d.1683)BWAS-160317.12.1683 - 22.3.1683/84CaptainJohn George (d.1690)BWAS-160323.3.1684/85 - 1687CommanderJohn CroftsBWAS-16031688 - 26.8.1688CaptainThomas Berry (d.1689)BWAS-16031.6.1688 - 13.9.1688CaptainWilliam DaviesB051

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
25.4.1686 - 9.7.1688MidshipmanEdward Dixon (c.1661-?) ADM 107/1/34ADM 107/1

Service History


DateEventSource
1665Completed at Wivenhoe - Essex at a cost of £518.15.0dBWAS-1603
3.2.1666/67

Action against Dutch convoy off Alderney

BWAS-1603
1.7.1673

Plying Off Lynn & Dover

ADM8-DB
1674To the StraitsBWAS-1603
7.1679To the Leeward IslandsBWAS-1603
26.8.1689

Capsized in a squall and sunk off Jamestown, VA. Eight men drowned

BWAS-1603

 

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