Saint Paul

Nominal Guns40B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyDutch Merchant east indiaman 'Sint Paulus' (1657) (44)
ShipyardEnkhuizen - Holland BWAS-1603
CategoryFourth RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Sunk in Action2.6.1666BWAS-1603


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel84' 0"Imperial Feet25.6032 
Breadth25' 6"Imperial Feet7.6505 
Depth in Hold9' 8"Imperial Feet2.9464 
Draught Aft10' 6"Imperial Feet3.2004 
Burthen290 5094Tons BM 


1666Broadside Weight = 279 Imperial Pound ( 126.5265 kg)B022
Lower Gun Deck22 British Culverin
Upper Gun Deck18 British Demi-Culverin

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource

2 Commanding Officers

18.9.1665 - 2.6.1666Captain John Holmes (d.1679)BWAS-16031666Captain George HillsomeB051

3 Commissioned Officers

1665Lieutenant William BurkeB0511666Lieutenant William Andrews (d.bef.1675)B0511666Lieutenant John Holmes (d.1679)B051

Service History

1.6.1666Four Days Battle


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