Recent updates


Recent Comments

 

Dover Prize

3962
Nominal Guns32B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
French Privateer ship 'Le Beaulieu' (1693) (32) 1693-1693
French 32 Gun
Privateer Ship
Captured4.6.1693BWAS-1603
First Commissioned7.7.1693B028
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1603
CategoryFifth RateB028
Ship TypeFrigate B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Sold30.8.1698BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck105' 0"Imperial Feet32.004 
Length of Keel86' 0"Imperial Feet26.2128 
Breadth26' 10"Imperial Feet7.9248 
Depth in Hold12' 0"Imperial Feet3.6576 
Burthen329 3594Tons BM 

Armament


1696Broadside Weight = 76.5 Imperial Pound ( 34.69275 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck24 British 6-Pound Saker
Gun Deck1 British 3-Pounder
Gun Deck3 British Falcon

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1693120 BWAS-1603

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
7.7.1693 - bef.19.7.1694Captain
Charles DesboroughBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1716
ADM 107/1/276
BWAS-1603
bef.20.7.1694 - 21.10.1695Captain
Richard ShortBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1702
Transfered ADM 6/5/276
BWAS-1603
30.1.1694/95 - 10.5.1698Captain
Thomas PoundBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1698
ADM 6/3/33
ADM 6/3

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
13.7.1696 - 10.5.1698Lieutenant
Henry GiffordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1698
ADM 107/1/276
ADM 6/4
1698 - 10.5.1698Lieutenant
Stephen GoultonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1682-1702
ADM 1/5260/1
ADM 1/5260

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
19.4.1695 - 10.5.1698Master's Mate
George PurvisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1741
ADM 107/1/276
ADM 107/1
25.11.1695 - 1695Volunteer
John ParsonsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/95
ADM 6/3

Service History


DateEventSource
16.3.1693/94PurchasedBWAS-1603
1697Sailed to the Virgin Islands and then to HomeBWAS-1603
10.5.1698Paid offADM 52
30.8.1698Sold for £300BWAS-1603

 

Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page





Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Sunday 13th of June 2021 11:56regis
Saturday 12th of June 2021 21:03Mark Weinheimer
British Sixth Rate frigate 'Squirrel' (1727) (20) 1727-1749
British 20 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
Friday 11th of June 2021 17:07Mark Weinheimer
Peter WarrenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1716-1748
Friday 11th of June 2021 14:12Cy
British Third Rate ship of the line 'Africa' (1781) (64) 1781-1814
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
Friday 11th of June 2021 07:59Brian S. Clayton
British Third Rate ship of the line 'Africa' (1781) (64) 1781-1814
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line