Dolphin

3936
Nominal Guns4ADM8-DB
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Acquired1673B028
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford B028
ConstructorJonas Shish (d.1674/75)BWAS-1603
CategoryUnratedADM8-DB
Ship TypeSloop B028
Sunk in Action11.8.1673BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel54' 0"Imperial Feet16.4592 
Breadth14' 6"Imperial Feet4.3053 
Depth in Hold5' 6"Imperial Feet1.6764 
Draught Aft5' 0"Imperial Feet1.524 
Burthen60Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1.7.167336ADM 8/1/2ADM8-DB

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
12.6.1673 - 11.8.1673CommanderWilliam OrchardBWAS-1603

Service History


DateEventSource
11.8.1673Battle of Texel
31.8.1673

Pay record starting 17.6.1673 for a period of 2 months, 2 weeks & 6 days for a value of £136.16.10d. ADM 8/1/7

ADM8-DB


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ADM8-DBADM 8 Database ProjectSamuel McLeanArchive
B028Ships of the Royal Navy - Volume IJ. J. ColledgeBook
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
 

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