Plymouth

5846
Nominal GunsUnknownB028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased19.5.1689B028
ShipyardUnknownB028
CategoryOther VesselsB028
Ship TypeHulk B028
Sailing RigUnriggedB028
Broken Up29.12.1730B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck121' 0"Imperial Feet36.8808 
Length of Keel105' 0"Tons BM 
Breadth31' 9"Imperial Feet9.6774 
Depth in Hold13' 0"Imperial Feet3.9624 
Burthen563 1394Tons BM 

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
8.9.1696 - 1.5.1699CaptainJohn Jennings (1664-1743) ADM 6/4/23ADM 6/4

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
15.4.1713 - 18.5.1713Able SeamanHenry Gwavas ADM 107/3/8ADM107/3

Service History


DateEventSource
19.5.1689Purchased from Robert CastleBWAS-1603
8.1.1694/95Took the Ship of the Line Trident Prize (58) off Pantellaria
28.1.1694/95Took the Ship of the Line Le Content (66) off Pantellaria
17.5.1709Took the Privateer La Diligente
29.12.1730Order to be broken upBWAS-1603


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
B028Ships of the Royal Navy - Volume IJ. J. ColledgeBook
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/4ADM 6/4 Commission and Warrent Book 1696 25 May-1698 20 Jan. Archive
ADM107/3ADM 107/3 1712-1745 Lieutenants' passing certificates.  Archive
 

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