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Salamander

6392
Nominal Guns10B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered18.6.1687BWAS-1603
Acquired1687B028
ShipyardChatham Dockyard - Chatham B028
Constructor
Robert LeeBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1681-1698
BWAS-1603
CategoryUnratedB028
Ship TypeBomb VesselB028
Broken Up to Rebuild1703B028
Becomes

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck64' 4"Imperial Feet19.5326 
Length of Keel53' 3"Imperial Feet16.1798 
Breadth21' 6"Imperial Feet6.5532 
Depth in Hold8' 9"Imperial Feet2.667 
Draught Aft9' 1 ¼"Imperial Feet2.7496 
Burthen134Tons BM 

Armament


1688Broadside Weight = 13.5 Imperial Pound ( 6.1223 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck8 British Minions
Gun Deck2 British Falconet
Gun Deck2 British 12 1/4" Mortar

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
168835 BWAS-1603

8 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1.10.1688 - 7.1689Commander
Thomas CrawleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1699
BWAS-1603
7.1689 - 25.2.1689/90Captain
John VotierBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1667-1693
BWAS-1603
1.5.1690 - 4.11.1690Commander
William MarlineBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690
BWAS-1603
9.3.1690/91 - 12.11.1692Commander
Thomas PindarBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1696
BWAS-1603
19.2.1692/93 - 27.2.1691/92Commander
James LittletonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1719
ADM 6/5/65
BWAS-1603
2.5.1694 - 20.10.1694Commander
Thomas PindarBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1696
BWAS-1603
10.12.1694 - 24.9.1696Commander
Henry GoreBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1715
BWAS-1603
3.2.1697/98 - 6.11.1699Commander
John KidwellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1699
ADM 6/5/4
BWAS-1603

15 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1689 - 21.3.1688/89Gunner
Thomas PindarBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1696
Transfered
ADM/A
11.1.1688/89 - 30.7.1690Carpenter
William MorecockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1690
ADM 6/4/54
ADM/A
26.4.1690 - 19.12.1694Gunner
Richard JenkinsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1695
ADM 6/4/54
ADM/A
31.7.1690 - 14.1.1690/91Carpenter
Jacob AckworthBritish
Naval Sailor
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1690-1696
Transfered ADM 6/4/54
ADM/A
1691 - 18.3.1690/91Boatswain
Henry HewittBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691
Transfered
ADM/A
15.1.1690/91 - 13.12.1692Carpenter
William WalkerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1696
ADM/A
24.3.1690/91 - 2.1.1692/93Boatswain
George BrewillBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1693
ADM 6/4/54
ADM/A
11.3.1691/92 - 5.4.1692Cook
Nicholas TorverBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692
Transfered
ADM/A
13.12.1692 - 5.3.1692/93Carpenter
Benjamin LeeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1697
ADM 6/4/54
ADM/A
3.1.1692/93 - 14.2.1693/94Boatswain
Thomas KingBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1696
Transfered
ADM/A
6.3.1692/93 - 8.12.1694Carpenter
William PalmerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1694
ADM 6/4/54
ADM/A
16.3.1693/94 - 2.9.1696Boatswain
Richard ParkerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1696
ADM 6/4/54
ADM/A
8.12.1694 - 1694Carpenter
Robert WetherickBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694
ADM/A
20.12.1694 - 1694Gunner
Thomas RouseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694
ADM/A
3.9.1696 - 16.12.1696Boatswain
John OvingtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM 6/4/22
ADM 6/4

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
21.10.1689 - 26.12.1689Able Seaman
George MaughamBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1699
ADM 107/1/9
ADM 107/1

Service History


DateEventSource
1.5.1689Battle of Bantry Bay
25.2.1689/90Paid offADM 33
1693To the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
24.9.1696Paid offADM 33
1698To the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
13.12.1699Paid offADM 33
10.1701Reported as requiring rebuildingBWAS-1603

 

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