Elephant

4064
Nominal Guns12B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Captured14.2.1704/5
First Commissioned6.10.1705B028
ShipyardUnknownB028
CategoryUnratedB028
Ship TypeStoreship B028
Hulked1.6.1709B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck102' 6"Imperial Feet31.1658 
Length of Keel86' 7 ½"Imperial Feet26.2255 
Breadth26' 5 ¼"Imperial Feet7.9312 
Depth in Hold11' 10"Imperial Feet3.3528 
Burthen322 594Tons BM 

Armament


1705Broadside Weight = 36 Imperial Pound ( 16.326 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck12 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
9.170540 BWAS-1603

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
25.9.1705 - 2.4.1706Captain and Master Robert Coleman ADM 6/8/195BWAS-160319.4.1706 - 30.5.1708Captain John Roberts (d.1744/45) ADM 6/8/251BWAS-160331.5.1708 - 1.6.1709Captain Joshua Roydhouse (c.1657-?) ADM 6/9/168BWAS-1603

Service History


DateEventSource
6.8.1705Purchased at Unknown at a cost of £860.0.0dBWAS-1603
8.11.1705

Established as a Fifth Rate

BWAS-1603
1.6.1709

Hulked at Port Mahon

BWAS-1603
1.6.1709Paid offADM 33

 

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