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Thunderbolt -> 1699 Thunderbolt Hulk

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Thunderbolt Prize
Nominal Guns32
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
Captured16.5.1696
First Commissioned24.7.1696
ShipyardLorient - Brittany W033
Designed by
Francois Le BrunFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
W033
CategoryFifth Rate
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up1731

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB028
Length of Gundeck119' 0"Imperial Feet36.2712 
Breadth32' 0"Imperial Feet9.7536 
Burthen530Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck119' 0"Imperial Feet36.2712 
Length of Keel99' 0"Imperial Feet30.1752 
Breadth31' 9"Imperial Feet9.6774 
Depth in Hold13' 3"Imperial Feet3.9878 
Burthen530 7994Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1696135 BWAS-1603

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
24.7.1696 - 31.3.1699Captain
Edward HopsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1682-1730
BWAS-1603

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
27.7.1696 - 31.5.1699Lieutenant
William MassamBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1708
ADM 6/4

5 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
27.7.1696 - 1696Gunner
Elias LuneyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1714
ADM/A
27.7.1696 - 1696Carpenter
John MaynardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM/A
27.7.1696 - 1696Cook
John WydenpBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM/A
4.8.1696 - 1696Boatswain
James PykeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM/A
1714Boatswain
John FloudBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1714
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Service History


DateEventSource
22.7.1696

Purchased

BWAS-1603
24.7.1696

Commissioned for the Irish Sea

BWAS-1603
31.5.1699Paid offADM 33
11.1699Renamed Thunderbolt HulkADM 106
11.1699Refitted as a Other Vessels HulkADM 106

 

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