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Satisfaction

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Nominal Guns26B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorState Navy
Purchased1646B028
ShipyardUnknownB028
CategoryFifth RateB028
Ship TypeShip B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Wrecked19.9.1662BWAS-1603
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British Fifth Rate ship 'Satisfaction' (1648) (26) 1648-1648
British 26 Gun
5th Rate Ship

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB028
Burthen290Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentTRN2
Burthen220Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel89' 0"Imperial Feet27.1272 
Breadth24' 6"Imperial Feet7.3533 
Depth in Hold10' 6"Imperial Feet3.2004 
Draught Aft14' 0"Imperial Feet4.2672 
Burthen284 1594Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1647100 BWAS-1603

12 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1647Captain
Robert MoultonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1643-1652
BWAS-1603
1648 - 6.1648Captain
Leonard LidcottBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1648-1650
BWAS-1603
11.1648 - 1649Captain
Francis PenroseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1647-1650
BWAS-1603
1649 - 1650Captain
William BrandleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1647-1653
BWAS-1603
1650Captain
John LambertBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1643-1659
BWAS-1603
1651 - 1653Captain
William PestellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1651-1662
BWAS-1603
1653 - 1655Captain
Michael NuttonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1653-1660
BWAS-1603
1656 - 1657Captain
Valentine TatnellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1653-1661
BWAS-1603
1657 - 1658Captain
Peter ButlerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1657-1659
BWAS-1603
1659 - 1660Captain
Robert WilkinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1649-1665
BWAS-1603
28.3.1662 - 13.8.1662Captain
Morgan JonesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1660-1662
B051
14.8.1662 - 90.90.1620Captain
Robert MohunBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1660-1667
BWAS-1603

2 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
13.11.1651 - 1651Gunner
Alexander CourtBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1651
SPD-1651-2
13.11.1651 - 1651Carpenter
George BestBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1651
SPD-1651-2

Service History


DateEventSource
1646Summer Guard of the Irish Sea
6.1648Mutinied and joined the RoyalistsBWAS-1603
11.1648Mutinied and rejoined the English navy
5.1650Sent as reinforcement for Admiral Blake's fleet blockading the Royalist fleet in Portugal
14.11.1651Orders from the C.O.S "To fit the Satisfaction for one of the winter guard on the coast of Scotland"SPD-1651-2
1653At Portsmouth for the winterBWAS-1603
18.2.1652/53Battle of Portland
19.9.1662Wrecked on the Dutch coastBWAS-1603


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
9.1649-1650Winter Guard of 1649  
14.2.1649/50-1652Fleet sent to Lisbon
Robert BlakeBritish
Naval Sailor
Soldier
Service 1649-1657
 
 

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