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Nominal Guns8B028
NationalityCommonwealth of England, Scotland and Ireland
OperatorState Navy
Launched30.1.1655/56BWAS-1603
How acquiredBuilt by ContractBWAS-1603
ShipyardWivenhoe - Essex B028
Ship ClassEaglet GroupB028
ConstructorRobert PageB028
CategoryUnratedB028
Ship TypeKetch B028
Given Away10.1669BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel41' 0"Imperial Feet12.4968 
Breadth16' 0"Imperial Feet4.8768 
Depth in Hold8' 7"Imperial Feet2.6162 
Burthen55 7894Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
3.10.165535Design Complement

11 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1655 - 1657CommanderJeremiah CountryBWAS-16031657 - 1658CommanderEdward Grove (d.1665)BWAS-16031658 - 1660CommanderThomas BowryBWAS-16031661CommanderThomas BuckhillBWAS-16031663CommanderJoseph SymondsB05123.2.1664/65 - 25.10.1666CommanderJames LockB0511666CaptainRobert WoodB0511666CaptainJacob Baker (d.1678)B0511666 - 1667CaptainThomas LangleyBWAS-17141667CaptainNapthali Ball (d.1672/73)B0511667 - 1669CommanderRobert Stout (d.1675)B051

Service History


DateEventSource
5.1660In the DownsBWAS-1603
3.1664/65Took a small Dutch privateerB051
3.6.1665Battle of Lowestoft
10.1669Given away to Captain George Straughan, and wrecked in 1670

 

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