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Nominal Guns32B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered1.4.1695BWAS-1603
Acquired5.8.1696BWAS-1603
First Commissioned1697B028
ShipyardPlymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1603
Ship Class1694 Group 32-Gunner (1694)B028
Constructor
Elias WaffeBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1693-1702
BWAS-1603
CategoryFifth RateB028
Ship TypeFrigateB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Wrecked30.4.1697B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck110' 0"Imperial Feet33.528 
Length of Keel93' 0"Imperial Feet28.3464 
Breadth28' 0"Imperial Feet8.5344 
Depth in Hold11' 0"Imperial Feet3.3528 
Burthen384 8094Tons BM 

Armament


1696Broadside Weight = 96 Imperial Pound ( 43.536 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck4 British Demi-Culverin
Upper Gun Deck22 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 British 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1694145Design Complement

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
20.7.1696 - 30.4.1697Captain
Richard PaulBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1702
: on board from 1697 ADM 51/4246
BWAS-1603

5 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
22.5.1696 - 30.4.1696Cook
William BrewerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1697
ADM 6/3/159
ADM 6/3
7.10.1696 - 30.4.1697Carpenter
William HartropBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1697
ADM 6/4/34
ADM 6/4
1697 - 30.4.1697Boatswain
William WithersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697
ADM 6/4/110
ADM 6/4
27.2.1696/97 - bef.4.3.1696/97Gunner
William SmithBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1697
† Discharged Dead ADM 6/4/78
ADM 6/4
5.3.1696/97 - 30.4.1697Gunner
John AndrewsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1697
ADM 6/4/80
ADM 6/4

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
5.4.1697 - 30.4.1697Volunteer
Philip EaseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697
ADM 6/4/87
ADM 6/4

Service History


DateEventSource
30.4.1697Wrecked in Baltimore Bay, IrelandBWAS-1603

 

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