Nominal Guns20BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyScottish Sixth Rate ship 'Royal Mary' (1696) (20)
ShipyardLondon - Thames BWAS-1714
CategorySixth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShip BWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck93' 6"Imperial Feet28.3972 
Length of Keel77' 0"Imperial Feet23.4696 
Breadth26' 4"Imperial Feet7.9417 
Depth in Hold10' 10"Imperial Feet3.048 
Burthen284Tons BM 


5.1707Broadside Weight = 68 Imperial Pound ( 30.838 kg)BWAS-1714
Upper Gun Deck20 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 British 4-Pounder

8.1714Broadside Weight = 60 Imperial Pound ( 27.21 kg)BWAS-1714
Upper Gun Deck20 British 6-Pounder

7 Commanding Officers

5.8.1707 - 16.12.1707CommanderJames Hamilton (d.1708) ADM 6/9/88BWAS-171418.12.1707 - 7.1.1707/8CommanderGeorge Stidson (c.1659-c.1712) ADM 6/9/114ADM 6/98.1.1707/8 - 16.2.1707/8CommanderThomas Egerton ADM 6/9/118ADM 6/917.2.1707/8 - 20.5.1712CommanderWalter Massy ADM 6/9/136BWAS-171421.5.1712 - 16.6.1713CommanderThomas Dennett ADM 6/11/209BWAS-171417.6.1713 - 4.11.1714Captain and MasterThomas Dennett ADM 6/11/264BWAS-17145.2.1714/15 - 20.11.1718CaptainWilliam Lloyd (d.1723) ADM 6/12/24BWAS-1714

4 Commissioned Officers

5.8.1707 - 19.2.1707/8LieutenantWilliam Hay (d.1728) ADM 6/9/91ADM 6/910.3.1707/8 - 27.1.1711/12LieutenantRobert Prosser (d.1738) ADM 6/9/148ADM 6/928.1.1711/12 - 4.11.1714LieutenantFrancis Kirk (d.bef.1734) ADM 6/11/191ADM 6/118.2.1714/15 - 20.11.1718LieutenantJohn Jowles ADM 6/12/26ADM 6/12

1 Petty Officer

6.8.1717 - 20.11.1718MidshipmanThomas Dias ADM 107/3/187ADM107/3

Service History

1.5.1708Took the Privateer La Fidèle in the North Sea
30.5.1712Took the Privateer L'Amazone in the North Sea
1713Quarantine guard for the DownsBWAS-1714
1714repairs at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £634.5.7dBWAS-1714
8.1714Refitted as a 20 gun Sixth Rate Frigate
4.11.1714Paid offADM 51
1715Commissioned for the ChannelBWAS-1714
1717Commissioned for the North SeaBWAS-1714
1718Sailed to the Baltic with a convoyBWAS-1714
20.11.1718Paid offADM 51
20.8.1719Sold at Deptford for £115BWAS-1714


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