Saint Lewis Prize

Lewis Prize
Nominal Guns42
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyFrench Privateer ship 'Le Saint Louis' (1695) (42)
First Commissioned1.1697
ShipyardSt Malo - Brittany BWAS-1603
CategoryFifth Rate
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck113' 0"Imperial Feet34.4424 
Length of Keel93' 0"Imperial Feet28.3464 
Breadth30' 6"Imperial Feet9.2964 
Depth in Hold11' 3"Imperial Feet3.429 
Burthen460 1794Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen400French Tonneaux391.6 

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1695180Establishment for war abroadBWAS-1603
1695150Establishment for war at homeBWAS-1603
1695115Establishment for peaceBWAS-1603

1 Commanding Officer

27.1.1696/97 - 1697CaptainJohn Hartnoll ADM 6/4/66BWAS-1603

1 Commissioned Officer

3.2.1696/97 - 1697LieutenantRoger Fairchild (d.1702) ADM 6/4/69ADM 6/4

Service History

2.1697In the ChannelBWAS-1603
22.5.1701Ordered to be fitted as a hulk for the West IndiesBWAS-1603


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