Nominal Guns12BWAS-1603
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
How acquiredPurpose builtB028
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford B028
ConstructorJoseph Allin (d.1716)BWAS-1603
Ship TypeYacht B028
Broken Up10.1752B028


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck73' 2"Imperial Feet22.2673 
Length of Keel59' 8"Imperial Feet18.0058 
Breadth21' 7 ½"Imperial Feet6.4135 
Depth in Hold9' 6"Imperial Feet2.8956 
Burthen148 3994Tons BM 


13.8.1709Broadside Weight = 928 Imperial Pound ( 420.848 kg)BWAS-1793
Lower Gun Deck28 British 32-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck10 British 32-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck4 British 12-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 32-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 12-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
170945 BWAS-1603

6 Commanding Officers

15.8.1709 - 10.12.1710CaptainGeorge Breholt (d.1741) ADM 6/10/82ADM 6/1011.12.1710 - 13.12.1714Captain and MasterHenry Lawson (d.bef.1734) ADM 6/11/86ADM 6/1114.12.1714 - 10.8.1727Captain and MasterHenry Lawson (d.bef.1734) ADM 6/12/11ADM 6/1211.8.1727 - bef.7.5.1734Captain and MasterHenry Lawson (d.bef.1734)† ADM 6/14/149ADM 6/137.5.1734 - 29.4.1751Captain and MasterJohn Weller (d.1752) ADM 6/14/186ADM 6/1418.4.1751 - 26.9.1752CommanderJohn Weller (c.1717-1772) ADM 6/17/546ADM 6/17

Service History

1732Re-rigged as a shipBWAS-1714
29.9.1752Paid off at Deptford Dockyard ADM 6/18
10.1752Broken up at DeptfordBWAS-1603


BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
B028Ships of the Royal Navy - Volume IJ. J. ColledgeBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/10ADM 6/10 Commission and Warrent Book 1708 Dec.-1709 2 Nov. Archive
ADM 6/11ADM 6/11 Commission and Warrent Book 1709 10 Nov.-1714 13 Oct. Archive
ADM 6/12ADM 6/12 Commission and Warrent Book 1714 14 Oct.-1721 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/13ADM 6/13 Commission and Warrent Book 1721 Feb.-1728 3 Oct. Archive
ADM 6/14ADM 6/14 Commission and Warrant Book 1728 4 Oct.-1735 23 Dec. Archive
ADM 6/17ADM 6/17 Commission and Warrant Book 1745 18 Sep.-1751 Apr.  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/18ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive

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