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Victory

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Nominal Guns42B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Launched1620B028
How acquiredPurpose builtB028
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford B028
Constructor
William BurrellBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1607-1630
B028
CategorySecond RateB028
Ship TypeGreat ShipB028
Broken Up to Rebuild1666B028
Becomes

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Keel108' 0"Imperial Feet32.9184 
Breadth35' 9"Imperial Feet10.7137 
Depth in Hold17' 0"Imperial Feet5.1816 
Burthen870Imperial Feet0.0254 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel108' 0"Imperial Feet32.9184 
Breadth35' 9"Imperial Feet10.7137 
Depth in Hold17' 0"Imperial Feet5.1816 
Burthen721Tons and Tonnage 
Burthen541Baker's Rule Tons 

Armament


1625Broadside Weight = 285 Imperial Pound ( 129.2476 kg)B065
Gun Deck2 British Demi-Cannon
Gun Deck2 British Cannon-Perrier
Gun Deck16 British Culverin
Gun Deck12 British 12-Pounder
Gun Deck4 British Saker
Gun Deck2 British Falcon
Gun Deck4 British Fowler

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1625250150 Mariners, 30 gunners and 70 soldiersB065
3.1651/52260 
12.1653300 BWAS-1603
1660280 BWAS-1603

15 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1627Captain
Thomas KettlebyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1627-1642
BWAS-1603
1636Captain
Walter StewartBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1635-1637
BWAS-1603
1639Captain
John MennesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1628-1662
BWAS-1603
1641Rear-Admiral
John PoveyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1628-1660
BWAS-1603
1642Captain
John MennesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1628-1662
BWAS-1603
1642Captain
Richard FoggeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1633-1642
W015
1643Captain
Nathaniel GoodladBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1643-1647
W015
1644 - 1646Captain
Benjamin CrandleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1643-1647
W015
1645 - 1646Captain
Benjamin CrandleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1643-1647
W015
1646 - 1647Captain
Nathaniel GoodladBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1643-1647
W015
1648Captain
John TannerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1648-1666
W015
4.1649 - 12.1649Captain
Robert MoultonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1643-1652
W015
1651 - 1652Captain
Lionel LaneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1650-1654
W015
1653Captain
John StokesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1649-1665
BWAS-1603
1657Captain
Thomas TeddemanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1652-1666
ODNB

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1653Vice-Admiral of the Blue
Lionel LaneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1650-1654
NRS037

5 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1648 - 19.6.1648Carpenter
William BoarmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1648-1649
ref:1845
1648 - 19.6.1648Gunner
Degory RosogoBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1648
ref:1845
1648 - 19.6.1648Purser
Thomas BartonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1648
ref:1845
1649Carpenter
William BoarmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1648-1649
SPD-1649
5.4.1649 - 1649Carpenter
Arthur PembrokeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1649
SPD-1649

Service History


DateEventSource
1646Summer Guard - as a late additionW015
22.5.1649Blockade of Kinsale
1652Summer GuardW015
3.1651/52Rerated as a 52 gunner
19.5.1652Battle of Dover
30.11.1652Battle of Dungeness
7.1.1652/53Ordered to Chatham to be gravedNRS030
20.1.1652/53Still at Chatham, she had been gravedNRS030
1.2.1652/53Moved to QueenboroughNRS030
18.2.1652/53Battle of Portland
4.1653In PortsmouthNRS030
24.4.1653New mainmast fittedNRS030
30.4.1653Lying in Tilbury Hope, not fully mannedNRS030
2.6.1653Battle of the Gabbard
31.7.1653Battle of Scheveningen
9.1653Part of Lawson's squadron off the coast of HollandNRS030
12.1653Rerated as a 58 gunner
1660Rerated as a 56 gunner


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
1642-1642Summer Guard of 1642
Sir John PenningtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1620-1643
 

Notes on Ship



Following the 1642 revolt against Parliament in Kent, the following three men (amongst a total of twenty-seven) were ordered into custody by order of the House of Commons on 1648-Jun-19:

Thomas Barton, Purser of the Victory
Degory Rosogo, Gunner of the Victory
Wm. Booreman, Carpenter - Victory


 

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