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Nominal Guns6B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered9.5.1695BWAS-1603
Acquired11.2.1695/96B028
ShipyardPortsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth B028
ConstructorWilliam Bagwell (d.bef.1697/98)BWAS-1603
CategorySixth RateB028
Ship TypeBrigantine B028
Sold10.4.1712B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck61' 6"Imperial Feet18.7452 
Length of Keel52' 0"Imperial Feet15.8496 
Breadth16' 0"Imperial Feet4.8768 
Depth in Hold6' 0"Imperial Feet1.8288 
Burthen70 7494Tons BM 

Armament


1696Broadside Weight = 9.5 Imperial Pound ( 4.3083 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck6 British 3-Pounder
Gun Deck2 British 1/2-Pound Swivel

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
169635 BWAS-1603

8 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
3.2.1695/96 - 1699CommanderCharles Laton (d.1704) ADM 6/3/124BWAS-16039.3.1701/2 - 29.12.1702CommanderJohn Trotter (c.1674-1747) ADM 6/7/16BWAS-160330.12.1702 - 3.11.1704CommanderRobert Jackson (c.1668-1726) ADM 6/7/70BWAS-16034.11.1704 - 17.12.1704CommanderWilliam Faulknor (d.1724/25) ADM 6/8/107ADM 6/818.12.1704 - 22.11.1705CommanderJohn Sapsford ADM 6/8/121BWAS-160323.11.1705 - 30.5.1708CommanderJoshua Roydhouse (c.1657-?) ADM 6/8/205BWAS-16031.6.1708 - 13.2.1709/10CommanderJohn Gray (d.c.1736) ADM 6/9/168BWAS-160314.2.1709/10 - 18.1.1711/12CommanderWilliam Lloyd (d.1723) ADM 6/11/25BWAS-1603

Service History


DateEventSource
1696Commissioned for the North ForelandBWAS-1603
1702In the ChannelBWAS-1603
1703In the ChannelBWAS-1603
1704In the North SeaBWAS-1603
18.1.1711/12Paid offADM 51
10.4.1714Sold to John Wilkinson for £31BWAS-1603

 

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