Hector

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Nominal Guns22B028
NationalityCommonwealth of England, Scotland and Ireland
OperatorState Navy
PreviouslyBritish Fifth Rate ship 'Three Kings' (1657) (22)
Captured4.1657BWAS-1603
First Commissioned8.1657B028
ShipyardUnknownref:655
CategoryFifth RateB028
Ship TypeShip B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Sunk in Action9.1665BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel71' 0"Imperial Feet21.6408 
Breadth17' 2"Imperial Feet5.1889 
Depth in Hold9' 0"Imperial Feet2.7432 
Draught Aft9' 0"Imperial Feet2.7432 
Burthen111 2794Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1657100 BWAS-1603

5 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1657 - 1660Captain Robert HaytubbBWAS-16036.4.1663 - 21.5.1664Captain Bernard Gilpin (d.1665)B0511664Captain Hugh Seymour (d.1666)B05128.5.1664 - 4.9.1664Captain John Wilgress (d.1671)B0512.12.1664 - 3.9.1665Captain John Cuttle (d.1665)B051

Service History


DateEventSource
4.1657Taken by SapphireBWAS-1603
11.8.1657Ordered to be fitted for serviceBWAS-1603
1658To the West IndiesBWAS-1603
3.6.1665Battle of Lowestoft
3.9.1665In Action in the North Sea, later foundered with 80 drownedBWAS-1603
3.9.1665Took the Ship Vergulde Phoenix (70) in the North Sea

 

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