Nominal Guns36B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
First Commissioned22.3.1665/66B028
ShipyardGreat Yarmouth - Norfolk B028
Constructor Edmund EdgarB028
CategoryFifth RateB028
Ship TypeShip B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck108' 10"Imperial Feet32.9184 
Length of Keel87' 10"Imperial Feet26.5176 
Breadth28' 6"Imperial Feet8.5535 
Depth in Hold11' 0"Imperial Feet3.3528 
Draught Aft13' 8"Imperial Feet4.0301 
Burthen375 8394Tons BM 


1685Broadside Weight = 175 Imperial Pound ( 79.363 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck20 British 12-Pounder
Gun Deck20 British Saker

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1666140Establishment for war abroad as a Fifth RateBWAS-1603
1666120Establishment for war at home as a Fifth RateBWAS-1603
166695Establishment for peace as a Fifth RateBWAS-1603
1669180Establishment for war abroad as a Fourth RateBWAS-1603
1669150Establishment for war at home as a Fourth RateBWAS-1603
1669115Establishment for peace as a Fourth RateBWAS-1603
29.9.166987Start of voyageref:1611
6.167169 ref:1611

17 Ship Commanders

22.3.1665/66 - 23.12.1667Captain Francis SandersB05120.3.1667/68 - 30.9.1668Captain Francis Courtnay (d.1673)BWAS-160317.6.1669 - 1.8.1671Captain John Narborough (1640-1688)B05127.10.1671 - 4.1.1671/72Captain John Narborough (1640-1688)BWAS-16035.1.1671/72 - 12.6.1672Captain George Canning (d.1677)BWAS-160315.6.1672 - 8.1.1672/73Captain Thomas BridgemanB05110.1.1672/73 - 28.5.1673Captain John Tempest (d.1673)TRN231.5.1673 - 23.12.1674Captain Peter Belbin (d.1678)BWAS-16037.4.1677 - 10.7.1678CaptainSir Charles RoydenBWAS-160311.7.1678 - 2.8.1678Lieutenant Thomas Wylde (d.1690)BWAS-16033.8.1678 - 4.6.1680Captain Thomas Wylde (d.1690)BWAS-160311.6.1680 - 16.11.1682Captain John Temple (d.1687)BWAS-160317.6.1689 - 1694Captain John VennerBWAS-16031691 - 30.8.1691Captain Thomas Warren (d.1699)BWAS-160331.8.1691 - 1693Captain Andrew Douglas (d.1725)BWAS-16031694 - 26.4.1696Captain Robert Hancock (d.1707) TransferedBWAS-160327.4.1696 - 25.10.1697Captain Henry Lumley (d.1720) ADM 6/3/149BWAS-1603

4 Commissioned Officers

1669 - 20.12.1670Lieutenant Thomas Armiger (c.1630-1686)ref:16111669 - 7.1671Lieutenant Nathaniel Peckettref:161110.4.1677 - aft.21.5.1677Lieutenant George Aylmer (d.1689) ADM 8/1/83ADM85.2.1694/95 - 25.10.1697Lieutenant Charles Squibb (c.1673-?) ADM 6/3/33ADM 6/3

2 Warrant Officers

1695 - 8.1.1694/95Carpenter Richard Penny Transfered ADM 6/3/27ADM 6/39.1.1694/95 - 1695Carpenter Edward Kemp ADM 6/3/27ADM 6/3

1 Petty Officer

12.3.1693/94 - 6.7.1695Master's Mate Thomas Russell (c.1659-1739/40) ADM 107/1/100ADM 107/1

Service History

3.1665/66Completed at Great Yarmouth - Norfolk at a cost of £2327.0.0dBWAS-1603
25.7.1666St James Day Battle
9.8.1666Holmes' Bonfire
1669Reclassed as a Fourth RateBWAS-1603
28.5.1672Battle of Solebay
28.5.1673First Battle of Schooneveld
4.6.1673Second Battle of Schooneveld
11.8.1673Battle of Texel
1674In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1677In the Channel IslandsBWAS-1603
1678In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1680In the Home WatersBWAS-1603
1682Sailed to the West IndiesBWAS-1603
1691Reclassed as a Fifth RateBWAS-1603
1691With the Dunkirk SquadronBWAS-1603
1694Stationed in the North SeaBWAS-1603
1696Stationed in the North SeaBWAS-1603


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