Isabella

4897
Nominal Guns8B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyBritish yacht 'Isabella' (1683) (8)
Acquired1703B028
ShipyardGreenwich - Kent B028
Designed byFisher Harding (d.1705)BWAS-1603
ConstructorFisher Harding (d.1705)BWAS-1603
CategoryUnratedB028
Ship TypeYacht B028
Sold13.3.1715/16BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck63' 4"Imperial Feet19.2363 
Length of Keel52' 3"Imperial Feet15.8877 
Breadth19' 5"Imperial Feet5.8053 
Depth in Hold8' 11 ½"Imperial Feet2.4511 
Burthen104 7394Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
170345 BWAS-1714

8 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
17.9.1703 - 26.12.1704CommanderThomas Wiggatt ADM 6/8/211
Commission confirmed 19.12.1705
ADM 6/8
27.12.1704 - 1705CommanderThomas Cooke ADM 6/8/128ADM 6/81705 - 12.3.1705/6CommanderIsaac Cooke (c.1668-1712)BWAS-160313.3.1705/6 - 6.1.1707/8CommanderFinch Riddall (d.c.1711) ADM 3/8/240BWAS-16037.1.1707/8 - 30.3.1708CommanderJohn Michell ADM 6/9/117ADM 6/91.4.1708 - 5.11.1711CommanderRobert RobinsonBWAS-16036.11.1711 - 13.12.1714Captain and MasterGeorge Breholt (d.1741) ADM 6/11/175BWAS-160314.12.1714 - 1715Captain and MasterGeorge Breholt (d.1741) ADM 6/12/11ADM 6/12

Service History


DateEventSource
1705Commissioned for Cloudisley Shovell's fleetBWAS-1603
1706To the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1708In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1712With John Leake's fleet in the ChannelBWAS-1603


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
B028Ships of the Royal Navy - Volume IJ. J. ColledgeBook
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/8ADM 6/8 Commission and Warrent Book 1703 6 July-1706 3 July Archive
ADM 6/9ADM 6/9 Commission and Warrent Book 1706 9 July-1708 Oct. Archive
ADM 6/12ADM 6/12 Commission and Warrent Book 1714 14 Oct.-1721 Jan. Archive
 

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