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Nominal Guns40B028
NationalityCommonwealth of England
OperatorState Navy
Previously
Captured10.1650B028
First Commissioned1651B028
ShipyardUnknownB028
CategoryFourth RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the LineB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Captured4.6.1666BWAS-1603
Becomes

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel103' 0"Imperial Feet31.3944 
Breadth30' 0"Imperial Feet9.144 
Depth in Hold13' 6"Imperial Feet4.0132 
Burthen493 894Tons BM 

Armament


1666Broadside Weight = 318 Imperial Pound ( 144.2132 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck24 British Culverin
Gun Deck20 British 8-Pounder
Gun Deck8 British Saker

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
3.1651/52180 BWAS-1603
1653210 BWAS-1603

11 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1651Captain
Abraham WheelerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1638-1652
BWAS-1603
1651 - 12.1652Captain
John HoldenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1651-1652
BWAS-1603
12.1652 - 1653Captain
John LambertBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1643-1659
BWAS-1603
1653 - 7.1653Captain
Anthony JoyneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1653
BWAS-1603
10.1653 - 10.1655Captain
John HaywardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1651-1672
BWAS-1603
1656 - 1660Captain
Thomas WilkesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1651-1660
BWAS-1603
1660Captain
John PoveyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1628-1660
BWAS-1603
1661Captain
John TinkerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1661-1670
B051
1662 - 1664Captain (HEIC)
William HargraveBritish
Merchant Sailor
Service 1662-1664
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1664Captain
Walter WoodBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1650-1666
B051
8.9.1664 - 4.6.1666Captain
John PearceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1657-1670
BWAS-1603

Service History


DateEventSource
10.1650Taken by off the TagusBWAS-1603
28.9.1652Battle of Kentish Knock
30.11.1652Battle of Dungeness
1653Rerated as a 44 gunner
18.2.1652/53Battle of Portland
2.6.1653Battle of the Gabbard
7.1653LengthenedBWAS-1603
10.1653At Harwich for the winter of 1653/54BWAS-1603
13.4.1655Present in the attack on San DomingoBWAS-1603
1660Sailed for JamaicaBWAS-1603
1660Rerated as a 40 gunner
1662

HIred by the East India Company

EICS
3.6.1665Battle of Lowestoft
1666Rerated as a 52 gunner
1.6.1666Four Days Battle


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
25.12.1654-31.8.1655Fleet for the West Indies
William PennBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1644-1670
 

Notes on Ship


EIC JournalIORMAR

Voyages:

(1) 1661/2 Bombay and Surat. Capt William Hargrave.



 

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