Golden Horse

4487
Nominal Guns46B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyAlgerian ship 'Golden Horse' (1677) (46)
Captured9.4.1681BWAS-1603
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1603
CategoryFourth RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Sunk as Foundation5.8.1688BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck125' 8"Imperial Feet38.1081 
Length of Gundeck36' 8"Imperial Feet11.0067 
Length of Keel101' 0"Imperial Feet30.7848 
Depth in Hold14' 10"Imperial Feet4.2672 
Draught Aft14' 9"Imperial Feet4.3244 
Burthen722 2894Tons BM 

Armament


1682Broadside Weight = 144 Imperial Pound ( 65.304 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck20 British Demi-Culverin Drake
Gun Deck16 British 6-Pounder
Gun Deck4 British Minions

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1678230 BWAS-1603

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
8.9.1682 - 31.3.1683Captain Lawrence WrightBWAS-160329.4.1685 - 6.1685Captain Thomas Fowler (d.1687)BWAS-1603

Service History


DateEventSource
9.4.1681Taken by Adventure (32) , Nonsuch (36) and Calabash at AlgiersBWAS-1603
5.8.1688Ordered to be sunk as a foundation at ChathamBWAS-1603

 

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