Nominal Guns10B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ship TypeKetch B028


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB028
Burthen79Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck54' 0"Imperial Feet16.4592 
Breadth18' 2"Imperial Feet5.4928 
Depth in Hold9' 0"Imperial Feet2.7432 
Draught Aft9' 6"Imperial Feet2.8956 
Burthen80Tons BM 

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
167250 BWAS-1603
10.7.167343Order from the Commander of the Quaker ketch for 84 days' victuals for 43 menADM 106
29.8.167345The Commander of the Quaker ketch demands 28 days' provisions for 45 menADM 106

11 Ship Commanders

3.1.1671/72 - 12.3.1674/75Commander William Flawes (d.1679)B0519.4.1675 - 21.4.1675Commander John Temple (d.1687)BWAS-160322.4.1675 - 9.2.1675/76Captain Joseph HarrisB05114.2.1675/76 - 28.11.1676Captain Charles AtkinsBWAS-160329.11.1676 - 8.4.1677Commander Anthony Hastings (d.1692)B0519.4.1677 - 29.11.1678CaptainSir Richard Haddock (1629-1714/15)BWAS-16034.12.1678 - 21.7.1679Captain Robert SalmonB0511.1.1683/84 - aft.20.2.1686Commander Thomas Allen (d.1690)BWAS-1603bef.30.4.1689 - 13.12.1689Captain Austin BirchADM 1/5253bef.1.1.1695 - aft.28.5.1695Commander John Draper (d.1697) ADM 106/454/3ADM 10610.6.1695 - 1.5.1696Commander Thomas Smith (d.1718) ADM 6/3/61ADM 6/3

1 Warrant Officer

8.11.1690 - 1690Carpenter Edward Urine ADM 6/3/40
Issued by Lawrence Wright
Confirmed 12.3.1694/95
ADM 6/3

Service History

12.1671Puchased and fitted at PortsmouthBWAS-1603


Previous comments on this page

Posted by Colorado Ocean on Saturday 15th of December 2018 01:16

The captain of the Quaker ketch 9.4.1677-29.11.1678 was Richard Haddock, NOT Admiral Sir Richard Haddock.
This Richard was Sir Richard's uncle, who died in 1678 in the West Indies. See Calendar of State Papers Colonial.
The Richards in this family can be quite confusing.

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