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


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