Nominal Guns14
NationalityCommonwealth of England, Scotland and Ireland
OperatorState Navy
PreviouslyFrench Privateer ship 'Le Saint Antoine' (1658) (14)
CategorySixth Rate
Ship TypeFireship
Expended as Fireship9.8.1666


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel72' 0"Imperial Feet21.9456 
Breadth23' 0"Imperial Feet7.0104 
Depth in Hold8' 6"Imperial Feet2.5908 
Draught Aft10' 0"Imperial Feet3.048 
Burthen202 5694Tons BM 

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
165860 BWAS-1603
166635As a fireshipBWAS-1603

6 Commanding Officers

1658 - 1660Captain James SharelandBWAS-160319.8.1662 - 16.12.1662Captain Morgan JonesBWAS-16031665Captain William Dale (d.1666)B05117.4.1666 - 20.5.1666Captain Henry OsgoodB05120.5.1666 - 16.6.1666Captain Nicholas ToveyB05116.6.1666 - 10.8.1666Captain John ElliotB103

Service History

1658Taken at OstendBWAS-1603
1666Convert to a 6-gun fireshipBWAS-1603
1666Refitted as a 6 gun Fireship
25.7.1666St James Day Battle
9.8.1666Holmes' Bonfire


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