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Milford

5402
Nominal Guns32B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered17.5.1694BWAS-1603
Acquired6.3.1694/95BWAS-1603
First Commissioned1695B028
ShipyardIpswich - Suffolk B028
Ship Class1694 Group 32-Gunner (1694)B028
Constructor
William HubbardBritish
Ship Builder
BWAS-1603
CategoryFifth RateB028
Ship TypeFrigateB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Captured7.1.1696/97B028
Becomes

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck107' 10"Imperial Feet32.6136 
Length of Keel90' 2 ¼"Imperial Feet27.4384 
Breadth28' 4 ½"Imperial Feet8.5471 
Depth in Hold10' 7 ½"Imperial Feet3.0607 
Burthen386 2394Tons BM 

Armament


1695Broadside 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
8.1.1694/95 - 7.1.1696/97Captain
Thomas LiellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1720
BWAS-1603

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
11.2.1694/95 - 29.1.1695/96Lieutenant
Thomas BrowneBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1670-1702
ADM 6/3/34
ADM 6/3
30.1.1695/96 - 7.1.1696/97Lieutenant
Nicholas SnowBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1699
ADM 6/3/122
ADM 6/3

10 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
9.1.1694/95 - 2.4.1696Purser
Charles TuckerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1696
Transfered ADM 6/3/5
ADM 6/3
22.1.1694/95 - 1695Carpenter
Robert TildenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/31
ADM 6/3
22.1.1694/95 - 1695Gunner
Richard WynnBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/31
ADM 6/3
9.3.1694/95 - 1695Cook
William HarrisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1696
ADM 6/3/40
ADM 6/3
15.3.1694/95 - bef.31.12.1695Boatswain
Thomas JenningsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1697
Dismissed ADM 6/3/41
ADM 6/3
1.1.1695/96 - 2.1.1695/96Boatswain
John NorwoodBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1697
ADM 6/3/111
ADM 6/3
30.1.1695/96 - 1696Boatswain
Philip JobberBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM 6/3/122
ADM 6/3
19.4.1696 - 1696Purser
John HancockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1697
ADM 6/3/146
ADM 6/3
1697 - 7.1.1696/97Carpenter
John FreemanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697
ADM 6/4/101
ADM 6/4
1697 - 7.1.1696/97Gunner
Peter CrowBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697
ADM 6/4/104
ADM 6/4

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
14.2.1694/95 - 1695Volunteer
Roger TuckerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/36
ADM 6/3

Service History


DateEventSource
5.1695Commissioned for the North Sea on fishery protection dutiesBWAS-1603
7.1.1697

Taken by French ships in the North Sea

BWAS-1603
7.1.1697Taken by
La Demi Lune (16) 1696-1697
French 16 Gun
Privateer
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Previous comments on this page

Posted by Cy on Wednesday 15th of April 2020 16:29

Just the one, who has been moved


Posted by regis on Wednesday 15th of April 2020 16:22

The officers must be on the next Milford , impossible after his capture

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