Warwick -> 1650 Old Warwick

Nominal Guns22B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorState Navy
CategoryFifth RateB028
Ship TypeShip B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up1660B028


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel89' 0"Imperial Feet27.1272 
Breadth23' 9"Imperial Feet7.0866 
Burthen240 294Tons BM 

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
164390 BWAS-1603
1.165280 B117

10 Commanding Officers

1644Captain John GilsonBWAS-16031644 - 1646Captain William ThomasBWAS-16031646 - 1647Captain James Peacock (d.1653)BWAS-16031647 - 1648Captain Richard FarmerBWAS-160310.1647 - 1648Captain Richard FernesW0151650Captain Anthony HouldingBWAS-16031.1652Captain John DayB1171.1652 - 1653Captain William GodfreyBWAS-16031654Captain William CockraineBWAS-16031656Captain Mathew BrowneBWAS-1603

Service History

1650Renamed Old WarwickBWAS-1603
28.9.1652Battle of Kentish Knock
1656Commissioned as a fireshipBWAS-1603


DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
1645-1645Summer Guard of 1645  
1646-1646Winter Guard of 1646  
1647-1648Winter Guard of 1647 Thomas Rainsborough 

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