Eaglet

4032
Eaglette
Nominal Guns10B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered1690/10/31BWAS-1603
Acquired1691/04/07B028
ShipyardRotherhithe B028
ConstructorJonas ShishB028
CategoryUnratedB028
Ship TypeKetch
Captured1693/05/22BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck62' 2"Imperial Feet18.923 
Length of Keel52' 0"Imperial Feet15.8496 
Breadth18' 10"Imperial Feet5.4864 
Depth in Hold9' 0 ½"Imperial Feet2.7559 
Burthen98 1094Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
169150 BWAS-1603

Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1691CommanderWilliam MartinBWAS-16031692 - 1693/05/22CommanderDavid GreenhillBWAS-1603

Service History


DateEventSource
1691Commissioned for service off MullBWAS-1603
1692On Impressment ServiceBWAS-1603
1693/05/22Taken by Le Grenade (30) off Aran Islands, Le Philippe (40) off Aran IslandsBWAS-1603
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Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
B028 Ships of the Royal Navy - Volume IJ. J. ColledgeBook
BWAS-1603 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
 

Previous comments on this page

Posted by Terry on Thursday 17th of August 2017 11:26

ADM/A/1779/144
William Martin cashiered for keeping several men on the ships books and discharged others by Tickets some time after they run away.


Posted by Cy on Monday 31st of October 2016 11:45

Ta, added as an alternate name


Posted by Jane Elderfield on Monday 31st of October 2016 05:37

The National Archives at Kew (London) holds a logbook for the spelling "EAGLETTE" for 1691, in ADM 51/312.

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