Looe

5161
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-GunnerB028
ConstructorElias WaffeBWAS-1603
CategoryFifth RateB028
Ship TypeFrigate B028
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 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1697 - 30.4.1697CaptainRichard Paul (d.1702/3)BWAS-1603

Service History


DateEventSource
30.4.1697Wrecked in Baltimore Bay, IrelandBWAS-1603

 

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