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Nominal Guns10BWAS-1603
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
French Privateer ship 'Le Gramon' (1691) (6) 1691-1691
French 6 Gun
Privateer Ship
Captured11.1691BWAS-1603
First Commissioned1692BWAS-1603
ShipyardUnknown
CategorySixth RateBWAS-1603
Ship TypeShipBWAS-1603
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1603
Foundered4.7.1700BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck68' 0"Imperial Feet20.7264 
Length of Keel60' 0"Imperial Feet18.288 
Breadth18' 0"Imperial Feet5.4864 
Depth in Hold7' 6"Imperial Feet2.286 
Burthen103 3894Tons BM 

Armament


1692Broadside Weight = 10 Imperial Pound ( 4.5351 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck6 British Minions
Gun Deck4 British 1/2-Pound Swivel

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
169250 BWAS-1603

7 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1692 - 1694Captain
Michael WilkinsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1694
BWAS-1603
2.1694 - 1695Captain
William JonesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1666-1695
BWAS-1603
10.8.1695 - 29.8.1695Captain
James JessonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690
Transfered ADM 6/3/68
ADM 6/3
30.8.1695 - 23.7.1696Commander
Edward HopsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1682-1730
ADM 6/3/95
ADM 6/3
19.9.1696 - 22.8.1698Commander
Thomas SmithBritish
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Service 1688-1708
ADM 6/4/27
BWAS-1603
23.8.1698 - 1699Commander
William GethingsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1699
ADM 6/5/28
BWAS-1603
1699 - 4.7.1700Commander
Philip BoysBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1713
BWAS-1603

7 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
12.4.1695 - 26.2.1696/97Gunner
Edward BassettBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1697
Transfered ADM 6/3/48
ADM 6/3
26.4.1695 - 1695Boatswain
Thomas HansonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/52
ADM 6/3
1696Carpenter
John WoodfordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM 6/3/158
ADM 6/3
1696Carpenter
Abraham BartonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM/A/1833/183
ADM/A
19.9.1696 - 1696Cook
James TorcherBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM 6/4/28
ADM 6/4
26.1.1696/97 - 1697Boatswain
William MilborneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697
ADM 6/4/66
ADM 6/4
27.2.1696/97 - 4.3.1696/97Gunner
George OrchardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1697
Transfered ADM 6/4/78
ADM 6/4

Service History


DateEventSource
1698Put up for sale but instead sent to the West IndiesBWAS-1603
4.7.1700Capsized while careening nad sank at Porto Bello, JamaicaBWAS-1603

 

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