Hunter

4809
Nominal Guns30B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyDutch Privateer ship 'Abrahams Offering' (1672) (30)
Captured1673BWAS-1603
ShipyardUnknown
CategoryFifth RateB028
Ship TypeShip B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Sold12.1683BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel80' 0"Imperial Feet24.384 
Breadth25' 0"Imperial Feet7.62 
Depth in Hold10' 6"Imperial Feet3.2004 
Draught Aft13' 6"Imperial Feet4.0132 
Burthen265 9094Tons BM 

Armament


1673Broadside Weight = 109 Imperial Pound ( 49.4317 kg)BWAS-1603
Upper Gun Deck18 British Demi-Culverin
Upper Gun Deck8 British Saker
Quarterdeck4 British Minions

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1673130Establishment for war abroadBWAS-1603
1673120Establishment for war at homeBWAS-1603
167385Establishment for peaceBWAS-1603

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
22.4.1673 - 6.5.1674CaptainGeorge Colt (d.1675)BWAS-160325.9.1674 - 7.9.1677CaptainRichard DickensonBWAS-160310.1.1677/78 - 27.10.1680CaptainJohn TosyerBWAS-1603

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
bef.3.3.1676/77 - aft.3.3.1676/77LieutenantJames Montgomery ADM 8/1/74ADM8

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
7.1.1681/82 - 19.8.1683Able SeamanJohn Humphreys ADM 107/1/90ADM 107/1

Service History


DateEventSource
1673Taken in the ChannelBWAS-1603
4.1673Fitted at PlymouthBWAS-1603
1675Sailed to SurinamBWAS-1603
1678Sailed to JamaicaBWAS-1603
27.10.1680Paid offADM 51
12.1683Sold as uselessBWAS-1603

 

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