Sussex

432
Nominal Guns40B028
NationalityCommonwealth of England
OperatorState Navy
Ordered1.4.1652BWAS-1603
Named6.11.1652B135
Launched11.1652B028
First Commissioned1653B028
How acquiredPurpose builtB028
ShipyardPortsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth B028
Constructor John TippettsB028
CategoryFourth RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Blown Up9.12.1653B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB028
Burthen600Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
2.1653180EstablishmentB022

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1653 - 9.12.1653Captain Roger Cuttance (d.1665/66)BWAS-1603

Service History


DateEventSource
18.2.1652/53Battle of Portland
2.6.1653Battle of the Gabbard
12.1653Refitted as a 46 gunner
9.12.1653Blown up by accident at PortsmouthBWAS-1603


Notes on Ship


Picture of the Sussex by William van der Velde



 

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