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Nominal Guns30B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyBritish Merchant east indiaman 'Barnardiston' (1671) (30)
First Commissioned29.8.1689B028
ShipyardLondon - Thames EICS
CategoryFifth RateB028
Ship TypeFrigate B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Sunk as Breakwater4.8.1697B028


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck97' 6"Imperial Feet29.5874 
Length of Keel87' 0"Imperial Feet26.5176 
Breadth28' 2"Imperial Feet8.5408 
Depth in Hold10' 8"Imperial Feet3.2512 
Burthen367 1394Tons BM 

8 Ship Commanders

29.8.1689 - 1690Captain Andrew Cotten (d.1693)B05126.7.1690 - 1692Captain James BuckBWAS-16031692 - 1694Captain Frederick Weighman (d.1696/97)BWAS-160329.5.1694 - 16.10.1694Captain William Lindsey (d.1694)† Discharged DeadBWAS-160318.10.1694 - 13.1.1694/95Captain Edward Bowles (d.1694/95)BWAS-16035.2.1694/95 - 6.2.1694/95Captain Edward Doyley (d.1703)BWAS-16036.2.1694/95 - 16.8.1695Captain Richard Jackson (d.1695)BWAS-160319.8.1695 - 1697Captain William Russell (d.1703) ADM 6/4/72
Confirmed 10.2.1696/97
ADM 6/4

1 Commissioned Officer

17.11.1694 - 1697Lieutenant Thomas Dieas ADM 6/4/73
Confirmed 10.2.1696/97
ADM 6/4

2 Crewmen

23.12.1691 - 2.8.1693Volunteer William Dring (c.1673-?) ADM 107/1/91ADM 107/112.7.1695 - 17.10.1695Able Seaman Thomas Savage Transfered ADM 107/2/36ADM 107/2

Service History

12.5.1689Captured by Nonsuch and TigerBWAS-1603
1694Sailed to the West IndiesBWAS-1603
4.8.1697Ordered sunk as a breakwater at SheernessBWAS-1603


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