Salamander

6393
Nominal Guns10B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyBritish bomb vessel 'Salamander' (1687) (10)
Acquired1703BWAS-1603
ShipyardChatham Dockyard - Chatham B028
ConstructorWilliam LeeBWAS-1603
CategoryUnratedB028
Ship TypeBomb Vessel B028
Sold20.8.1730B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck66' 0"Imperial Feet20.1168 
Length of Keel51' 4"Imperial Feet15.6464 
Breadth21' 2"Imperial Feet6.4516 
Depth in Hold8' 8 ½"Imperial Feet2.4511 
Burthen122 3194Tons BM 

Armament


1.1706Broadside Weight = 6 Imperial Pound ( 2.721 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck4 British Minions
Gun Deck2 British 13" Mortar

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
170630 BWAS-1603

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
8.3.1705/6 - 27.1.1707/8CommanderJohn Parr (d.1742) ADM 6/8/237BWAS-160316.3.1707/8 - 1712CommanderRalph Eaglesfield ADM 6/9/146BWAS-1603

Service History


DateEventSource
8.1.1705/6At the bombardment of OstendBWAS-1603
1708Present at the attack on St ValeryBWAS-1603
1709Sailed for the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1712Returned homeBWAS-1603
20.8.1713Sold to John Roltey for £220BWAS-1603

 

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