Greyhound

4545
Nominal Guns24BWAS-1603
NationalityCommonwealth of England, Scotland and Ireland
OperatorState Navy
PreviouslyBritish Fifth Rate ship 'Greyhound' (1657) (24)
Captured6.1657BWAS-1603
First Commissioned1657B028
ShipyardUnknown
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1603
Ship TypeShip B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Expended as Fireship4.6.1666BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel62' 0"Imperial Yard56.6928 (186′ 0″ Imperial)
Breadth21' 0"Imperial Yard19.2024 (63′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold8' 6"Imperial Yard7.3152 (24′ 0″ Imperial)
Draught Aft10' 0"Imperial Yard9.144 (30′ 0″ Imperial)
Burthen145 4194Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1653100 BWAS-1603
166545As a fireshipBWAS-1603

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
6.1657 - 1660CaptainJeremiah CountryB05115.5.1661 - 26.4.1662CaptainNicholas Parker (d.1668)B05127.4.1662 - 18.12.1662CaptainJohn Hubbard (d.1671)B05124.7.1665 - 4.6.1666CaptainWilliam Flawes (d.1679)BWAS-1603

Service History


DateEventSource
6.1657Commissioned for the Scottish coastBWAS-1603
1661Commissioned for TangiersBWAS-1603
13.7.1661At AlgiersBWAS-1603
1665Converted to a fireshipBWAS-1603
1.6.1666Four Days Battle

 

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