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Nominal Guns32B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered10.4.1693BWAS-1603
Acquired19.3.1693/94BWAS-1603
ShipyardShoreham - Sussex B028
Ship Class1693 Program 32-Gunner (1693)B028
Constructor
Nicholas BarrettBritish
Ship Builder
Service 1694
B028
CategoryFifth RateB028
Ship TypeFrigateB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Captured20.10.1705B028
Becomes

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck102' 8 ½"Imperial Feet31.1023 
Length of Keel85' 8"Imperial Feet25.9486 
Breadth28' 2 ½"Imperial Feet8.5471 
Depth in Hold10' 9"Imperial Feet3.2766 
Burthen362 5594Tons BM 

Armament


19.3.1693/94Broadside 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

8 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
19.3.1693/94 - 22.12.1696Captain
Fleetwood EmesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1699
Transfered
BWAS-1603
23.12.1696 - 27.3.1698Captain
Richard CottonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1672-1705
ADM 6/4/57
ADM 6/4
28.3.1698 - 5.2.1700/1Captain
John WorrellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1702
ADM 6/5/14
BWAS-1603
2.4.1701 - 24.9.1701Captain
Lord James Berkeley (Viscount Dursley)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1736
ADM 6/6/82
BWAS-1603
25.9.1701 - 25.6.1703Captain
Jonathan SpannBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1679-1711
ADM 6/6/114
BWAS-1603
26.6.1703 - 21.8.1703Commander
Thomas CampionBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1712
ADM 6/8/58
Confirmed 26.2.1703/4
BWAS-1603
22.8.1703 - 31.3.1704Captain
Thomas CampionBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1712
Dismissed ADM 6/8/58
Confirmed 26.2.1703/4
ADM 6/8
1.4.1704 - 20.10.1705Captain
William ConeyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/8/71
BWAS-1603

9 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1.6.1695 - 16.2.1696/97Lieutenant
Peter BlackstonBritish
Naval Sailor
Ship Owner
Privateer
Service 1695-1711
Transfered ADM 6/4/71
Confirmed 29.1.1696/97
ADM 6/4
17.2.1696/97 - 27.3.1698Lieutenant
Phillip HideBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1700
ADM 6/4/74
ADM 6/4
28.3.1698 - 5.2.1700/1Lieutenant
Francis JurinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1702
ADM 6/5/14
ADM 6/5
3.4.1701 - 24.9.1701Lieutenant
Nathaniel BlackmoreBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1734
Transfered ADM 6/6/82
ADM 6/6
21.10.1701 - 23.2.1701/2Lieutenant
Gilbert FranklandBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1702
ADM 6/6/118
ADM 6/6
24.2.1701/2 - 1.12.1702Lieutenant
George BaileyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1715
ADM 6/7/14
ADM 6/7
2.12.1702 - 24.1.1702/3Lieutenant
John TempleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1730
Transfered ADM 6/7/62
ADM 6/7
21.4.1703 - 15.3.1703/4Lieutenant
Percy ButlerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1704
ADM 6/8/54
ADM 6/8
16.3.1703/4 - 12.10.1704Lieutenant
Anthony HydeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1700-1738
Transfered ADM 6/8/63
ADM 6/8

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
26.6.1699 - 10.5.1700Master's Servant
George RawlingsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1739
Transfered ADM 107/2/12
ADM 107/2

Service History


DateEventSource
1694Sailed to New EnglandBWAS-1603
1697For Iceland convoy dutyBWAS-1603
1698Sailed to NewfoundlandBWAS-1603
11.1698Arrived at LeghornBWAS-1603
1703Sailed to NewfoundlandBWAS-1603
1.4.1704Commissioned for the North SeaBWAS-1603
20.10.1705

Taken together with Blackwall and Pendennis while escorting a homeward bound Baltic convoy

BWAS-1603
2.1711Retaken and soldBWAS-1603

 

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