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Seaford

6526
Nominal Guns28
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased27.12.1695
ShipyardUnknown
Designed by
Richard HerringBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Constructor
Richard HerringBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
CategorySixth Rate
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Captured5.5.1697

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB028
Length of Gundeck93' 0"Imperial Feet28.3464 
Breadth24' 6"Imperial Feet7.3533 
Burthen294Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck98' 5"Imperial Feet29.8863 
Length of Keel81' 3"Imperial Feet24.765 
Breadth26' 1"Imperial Feet7.929 
Depth in Hold10' 10"Imperial Feet3.048 
Burthen293 6094Tons BM 

Armament


27.12.1695Broadside Weight = 72 Imperial Pound ( 32.6526 kg)BWAS-1603
Upper Gun Deck24 British Saker
Quarterdeck4 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1695115 BWAS-1603

4 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
8.12.1695 - c.8.1696Captain
John GrangeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1696
† Discharged Dead ADM 6/3/99
BWAS-1603
14.8.1696 - 22.10.1696Commander
John WatkinsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1707
ADM 6/6/16
BWAS-1603
23.10.1696 - 18.1.1696/97Captain
William UrryBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1703
ADM 6/4/41
ADM 6/4
19.1.1696/97 - 5.5.1697Captain
Sir George WaltonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1736
ADM 6/4/63
BWAS-1603

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
3.2.1695/96 - 21.12.1696Lieutenant
James MillesonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1697
ADM 6/3/124
ADM 6/3
22.12.1696 - 5.5.1697Lieutenant
John SellersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1697
ADM 6/4/57
ADM 6/4

8 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
17.1.1694/95 - 5.5.1697Cook
Richard LangstoneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1697
ADM/A
8.12.1695 - bef.2.10.1696Carpenter
Edward StephensBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1696
† Discharged Dead ADM 6/3/99
ADM 6/3
11.12.1695 - 21.12.1696Gunner
John LyndallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1696
ADM 6/3/100
ADM 6/3
13.12.1695 - 10.12.1696Boatswain
William MerritBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1696
ADM 6/3/101
ADM 6/3
3.11.1696 - 5.5.1697Carpenter
William SteanesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1697
ADM 6/3/43
ADM/A
11.12.1696 - 1696Boatswain
John MeechamBritish
Service 1695-1696
ADM 6/4/53
ADM 6/4
22.12.1696 - 5.5.1697Gunner
Hezekial StevensBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1697
ADM 6/3/56
ADM/A
1697 - 5.5.1697Master
Morgan JonesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697
ADM/A

Service History


DateEventSource
1695Hudson Bay expeditionBWAS-1603
1695Purchased at Bursledon - Hampshire at a cost of £1688.18.2dBWAS-1603
4.1697Sailed for the West IndiesBWAS-1603
5.5.1697

Taken by a French squadron and burnt

BWAS-1603

 

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