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3910
Nominal Guns6B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered19.12.1692BWAS-1603
Acquired23.3.1692/93B028
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford B028
Constructor
Fisher HardingBritish
Ship Builder
Service 1701
BWAS-1603
CategoryUnratedB028
Ship TypeBrigantineB028
Sold10.12.1708BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck63' 6"Imperial Feet19.2532 
Length of Keel53' 0"Imperial Feet16.1544 
Breadth16' 9"Imperial Feet4.9149 
Depth in Hold6' 2 ¾"Imperial Feet1.8479 
Burthen79 994Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
169335 BWAS-1603

6 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1693 - 2.1694Commander
William ClevelandBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1717
BWAS-1603
20.6.1694 - 1697Commander
Henry LawrenceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1705
ADM 6/4/48
ADM 6/4
26.6.1699 - 3.3.1700/1Commander
George RamsayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1713
ADM 6/6/4
BWAS-1603
4.4.1701 - 19.1.1701/2Commander
Samuel MartinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1705
ADM 6/6/84
BWAS-1603
9.3.1701/2 - 22.10.1704Commander
John WarnerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1704
ADM 6/7/16
BWAS-1603
23.10.1704 - 18.11.1708Commander
Nathaniel HubbardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1713
ADM 6/8/104
BWAS-1603

2 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
5.12.1704 - 1704Boatswain
Thomas MayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704
ADM 6/8/115
ADM 6/8
5.12.1704 - 1704Gunner
Thomas MayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704
ADM 6/8/115
ADM 6/8

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
30.10.1693 - 4.2.1693/94Master's Mate
William HamiltonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1702
ADM 107/1/76
ADM 107/1
5.2.1693/94 - 13.4.1694Midshipman
William HamiltonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1702
Transfered ADM 107/1/76
ADM 107/1

Service History


DateEventSource
1693With the fleetBWAS-1603
1699Service in the Irish SeaBWAS-1603
1701Service with the Dunkirk squadronBWAS-1603
1702Service in the North SeaBWAS-1603
1705Service in the North SeaBWAS-1603
18.11.1708Paid offADM 51
10.12.1708Sold to John EvansBWAS-1603

 

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