Seahorse

6551
Nominal GunsUnknownBWAS-1603
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Purchased9.1693BWAS-1603
First Commissioned12.5.1694B028
ShipyardUnknownB028
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1603
Ship TypeMachine Vessel B028
Sunk as Breakwater12.10.1698B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck57' 0"Imperial Feet17.3736 
Length of Keel45' 6"Imperial Feet13.7465 
Breadth17' 0"Imperial Feet5.1816 
Depth in Hold9' 0"Imperial Feet2.7432 
Burthen69 8994Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
169310 BWAS-1603

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
12.5.1694 - 17.7.1694CommanderGeorge Clements (d.1707)BWAS-160320.12.1694 - 14.6.1695CommanderEdward ColeBWAS-160310.17.1694 - 20.12.1694CommanderJohn Carlton (d.1713)BWAS-16037.6.1695 - 9.1695CommanderEdward Barker ADM 6/3/60BWAS-1603

Service History


DateEventSource
28.4.1694RegisteredBWAS-1603
12.9.1695Ordered converted to a dockyard waterboat at SheernessBWAS-1603


Notes on Ship


OriginBWAS-1603
Formerly a Dutch merchant vessel

 

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