Nominal Guns34B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyAlgerian ship 'Name Unknown' (1664) (36)
CategoryFifth RateB028
Ship TypeShip B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Expended as Fireship28.5.1672BWAS-1603


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel88' 0"Imperial Feet26.8224 
Breadth28' 2"Imperial Feet8.5408 
Depth in Hold11' 6"Imperial Feet3.5052 
Draught Aft14' 0"Imperial Feet4.2672 
Burthen371 3494Tons BM 


1666Broadside Weight = 171 Imperial Pound ( 77.5485 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck20 British 12-Pounder
Gun Deck2 British Demi-Culverin
Gun Deck14 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1666130 BWAS-1603
167246As a fireshipBWAS-1603

5 Commanding Officers

1664 - 7.1664Lieutenant Hugh Seymour (d.1666)BWAS-160316.2.1664/65 - 1.2.1665/66CaptainSir Jean Baptiste Du TielB0517.2.1665/66 - 22.1.1666/67Captain Thomas Legat (d.1672)B0511669Captain Thomas BridgemanB05116.7.1671 - 1672Captain Robert Stout (d.1675)B051

1 Commissioned Officer

1668 - 1669Commander Benjamin Young (d.1670)B051

Service History

1664Taken at Tangier by Lawson's squadronBWAS-1603
15.7.1664Arrived in the DownsBWAS-1603
1665Completed repairs at WoolwichBWAS-1603
3.6.1665Battle of Lowestoft
9.8.1666Holmes' Bonfire
1672Converted to a fireshipBWAS-1603
28.5.1672Battle of Solebay


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