Golden Horse

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


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 


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

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

Service History

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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