Nominal Guns22BWAS-1603
NationalityCommonwealth of England
OperatorState Navy
PreviouslyDutch Fifth Rate ship 'Samson' (1627) (26)
First Commissioned1653B028
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1603
Ship TypeShip B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Sunk in Action18.2.1652/53B028


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck132' 0"Amsterdam Feet37.3692 (122′ 7″ Imperial)
Breadth27' 0"Amsterdam Feet7.6437 (25′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold13' 6"Amsterdam Feet3.7318 (12′ 2″ Imperial)

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1653100 BWAS-1603

1 Commanding Officer

1653 - 18.2.1652/53CaptainEdmond Button (d.1652/53)BWAS-1603

Service History

28.9.1652Battle of Kentish Knock
1.1653Fitting outBWAS-1603
18.2.1652/53Disabled and scuttledBWAS-1603
18.2.1652/53Battle of Portland


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