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


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

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

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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