Nominal Guns8B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
ShipyardWapping - London BWAS-1603
ConstructorJohn FrameBWAS-1603
Ship TypeYacht B028
Broken Up to Rebuild1702B028
BecomesBritish yacht 'Soesdyke' (1702) (8)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB028
Burthen116Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck63' 2"Imperial Feet19.2193 
Length of Keel57' 6"Imperial Feet17.3954 
Breadth19' 6"Imperial Feet5.8081 
Depth in Hold9' 1 ½"Imperial Feet2.7559 
Burthen116 2894Tons BM 


1693Broadside Weight = 13.5 Imperial Pound ( 6.1224 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck8 British 3-Pounder
Gun Deck6 British 1/2-Pound Swivel

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
169335 BWAS-1603

3 Commanding Officers

9.1693 - 1693CaptainGeorge Breholt (d.1741)BWAS-160311.8.1701 - 28.7.1703CommanderThomas Marks ADM 6/6/111ADM 6/629.7.1703 - 1703Captain and MasterHumphrey Sanders (d.1725/26) ADM 6/8/8ADM 6/8

Service History

24.3.1691/92Purchased from the Earl of Monmouth while buildingBWAS-1603


B028Ships of the Royal Navy - Volume IJ. J. ColledgeBook
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/6ADM 6/6 Commission and Warrent Book 1699 2 June-1702 26 Jan Archive
ADM 6/8ADM 6/8 Commission and Warrent Book 1703 6 July-1706 3 July Archive

Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page

Recent comments to other pages
Date postedByPage
Saturday 19th of October 2019 05:24Tim OakleyBritish Fourth Rate frigate 'Cornwallis' (1805) (50)
Friday 18th of October 2019 16:20AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Duff' (1796)
Friday 18th of October 2019 15:27AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Duff' (1796)
Friday 18th of October 2019 14:52AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Duke of Argyll' (1833)
Friday 18th of October 2019 14:48AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Duke of Argyll' (1833)