Scarborough

6478
Nominal Guns32B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered10.3.1692/93BWAS-1603
Acquired15.2.1693/94BWAS-1603
ShipyardWoolwich Dockyard - Woolwich B028
Ship Class1693 Program 32-GunnerB028
ConstructorJoseph LawrenceBWAS-1603
CategoryFifth RateB028
Ship TypeFrigate B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Captured18.7.1694B028
BecomesFrench Fifth Rate frigate 'Le Duc de Chaulnes' (1694) (32)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck104' 10"Imperial Feet31.6992 
Length of Keel84' 5"Imperial Feet25.635 
Breadth28' 10 ½"Imperial Feet8.5471 
Depth in Hold11' 7"Imperial Feet3.5306 
Burthen374 3594Tons BM 

Armament


15.2.1693/94Broadside Weight = 96 Imperial Pound ( 43.536 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck4 British Demi-Culverin
Upper Gun Deck22 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 British 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
2.1693145Design Complement

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1.1694 - 18.7.1694CaptainThomas Killingworth (d.1694)BWAS-1603

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1694 - 18.7.1694LieutenantPeter Fountaine (c.1670-?)ADM1

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
6.3.1693/94 - 18.7.1694GunnerRichard Scott (c.1669-?) ADM 107/1/89ADM 107/1

Service History


DateEventSource
18.7.1694Taken by the French privateers Comte de Revel (36) and Étoile (22) off Tory Island, Northern IrelandBWAS-1603


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
B028Ships of the Royal Navy - Volume IJ. J. ColledgeBook
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
ADM1ADM 1 Admiralty: Correspondence and PapersAuthorityBook
ADM 107/1ADM 107/1 1691-1703 Lieutenants' passing certificates. Archive
 

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