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Nominal Guns24BWAS-1603
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
French Privateer ship 'L'Henri' (1690) (24) 1690-1691
French 24 Gun
Privateer Ship
Captured4.1.1690/91BWAS-1603
First Commissioned31.3.1691B028
ShipyardSt Malo - Brittany BWAS-1603
CategorySixth RateBWAS-1603
Ship TypeShipB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Sold24.5.1698B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck86' 0"Imperial Feet26.2128 
Length of Keel71' 0"Imperial Feet21.6408 
Breadth25' 6"Imperial Feet7.6505 
Depth in Hold12' 6"Imperial Feet3.7338 
Burthen245 5494Tons BM 

Armament


1691Broadside Weight = 63 Imperial Pound ( 28.5705 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck18 British 6-Pounder
Gun Deck6 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
169180 BWAS-1603

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1.5.1691 - 13.2.1693/94Captain
Richard FinchBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1695
ADM 6/3/42
BWAS-1603
14.2.1693/94 - 23.8.1695Captain
Robert HolmesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1662-1696
Dismissed
BWAS-1603
26.8.1695 - 1698Captain
Edward DursleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1705
ADM 6/3/72
BWAS-1603

3 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
11.1.1694/95 - 1695Carpenter
Gabriel KnightBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/29
ADM 6/3
25.3.1695 - 1695Boatswain
Phillip TrowerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/42
ADM 6
9.4.1695 - 1695Gunner
James SmallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/44
ADM 6/3

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
19.4.1697 - 1697Volunteer
John ConniersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697
ADM 6/4/91
ADM 6/4

Service History


DateEventSource
31.3.1691Purchased for serviceBWAS-1603
24.5.1698Sold for £270BWAS-1603

 

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