Josiah

4957
Nominal Guns30B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased8.1694B028
ShipyardUnknownB028
CategoryUnratedB028
Ship TypeStoreship B028
Sunk as Breakwater26.8.1715B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck139' 3"Imperial Feet42.3692 
Length of Keel108' 0"Imperial Feet32.9184 
Breadth34' 0"Imperial Feet10.3632 
Depth in Hold16' 10"Imperial Feet4.8768 
Burthen664 894Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1696120 BWAS-1603

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1696 - 9.1696CaptainCharles Adamson (d.1707/8)BWAS-1603

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1696LieutenantRichard ChapmanADM 1/5256

Service History


DateEventSource
9.1696Hulked at WoolwichBWAS-1603
26.8.1715Sunk as a breakwater at SheernessBWAS-1603


Notes on Ship


OriginBWAS-1603
Merchantman Josiah purchased from Captain Jones

 

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