Desire

3878
Nominal Guns6B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Acquired1616B028
ShipyardUnknownB028
CategorySixth RateB028
Ship TypeKetch B028
Last known1628B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel66' 0"Imperial Feet20.1168 
Breadth16' 0"Imperial Feet4.8768 
Depth in Hold6' 0"Imperial Feet1.8288 
Burthen63Baker's Rule Tons 
Burthen84Tons and Tonnage 

Armament


1616Broadside Weight = 2 Imperial Pound ( 0.907 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck2 British Falcon
Gun Deck4 British Portpiece

1623Broadside Weight = 9 Imperial Pound ( 4.0815 kg)ref:1027
Gun Deck2 British Minions
Gun Deck6 British Falcon

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1623 - 1.1624Captain John Chudleigh (c.1584-aft.1633/34)ref:1027

 

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