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Nominal Guns6B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered6.11.1693BWAS-1603
Acquired1694B028
ShipyardPlymouth Dockyard - Plymouth B028
ConstructorElias WaffeBWAS-1603
CategoryUnratedB028
Ship TypeAdvice Boat B028
Foundered30.11.1701B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel50' 11"Imperial Feet15.2654 
Breadth16' 5"Imperial Feet4.898 
Depth in Hold6' 6"Imperial Feet1.9812 
Burthen73Tons BM 

Armament


1994Broadside Weight = 7.5 Imperial Pound ( 3.4014 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck4 British Minions
Gun Deck6 British 1/2-Pound Swivel

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
169440 BWAS-1603

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1694 - 1691CommanderRobert LloydBWAS-16031696CommanderCharles AmerodBWAS-160325.5.1696 - 14.2.1696/97CommanderCharles Ormerod ADM 6/3/159ADM 6/328.2.1696/97 - 1701CommanderPeter Goode (d.1701)† ADM 6/4/78BWAS-1603

 

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