Lions Whelp II

5121
Nominal Guns14B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Acquired1627B028
ShipyardWapping - London B028
Ship ClassLion's Whelp ClassB028
ConstructorJohn TaylorB028
CategoryFifth RateB028
Ship TypeSloop B028
Sold8.1650B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel62' 0"Imperial Feet18.8976 
Breadth25' 0"Imperial Feet7.62 
Depth in Hold9' 0"Imperial Feet2.7432 
Draught Aft9' 0"Imperial Feet2.7432 
Burthen206Tons BM 

Armament


1627Broadside Weight = 59.5 Imperial Pound ( 26.9833 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck4 British Culverin
Gun Deck4 British Demi-Culverin
Gun Deck2 British Saker

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
162860 BWAS-1603

5 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1628CaptainWilliam JewellBWAS-16031636CaptainThomas PriceBWAS-16031636 - 1637CaptainPhilip HillBWAS-16031639CaptainRobert BurleyBWAS-16037.1640 - 1641CaptainRobert FoxBWAS-1603

Service History


DateEventSource
1641Converted to a chain ship for the Chatham barricadeBWAS-1603
8.1650Ordered to be soldBWAS-1603


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
B028Ships of the Royal Navy - Volume IJ. J. ColledgeBook
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
 

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