Wivenhoe

7427
Nominal Guns8B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Acquired1665BWAS-1603
ShipyardWivenhoe - Essex B028
ConstructorRobert PageB028
CategoryUnratedB028
Ship TypeKetch B028
Sold12.1683BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel52' 0"Imperial Feet15.8496 
Breadth19' 1"Imperial Feet5.794 
Depth in Hold8' 6"Imperial Feet2.5908 
Draught Aft7' 6"Imperial Feet2.286 
Burthen100 6894Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
166545 BWAS-1603

7 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
7.4.1665 - 19.2.1665/66CaptainWilliam BerryBWAS-160322.2.1665/66 - 26.10.1668CaptainChristopher EvelynB05126.4.1672 - 4.2.1672/73CaptainThomas Page (d.1674)BWAS-16035.2.1672/73 - 2.4.1674CaptainWilliam Jaques (d.1678)B0518.7.1674 - 31.5.1675CaptainHenry WilliamsB0513.6.1675 - 1675CaptainHugh RidleyB0513.6.1675 - 19.9.1680CaptainHugh RidleyBWAS-1603

Service History


DateEventSource
1.1669Converted to a pinkBWAS-1603
1673Converted to a fiireshipBWAS-1603
11.8.1673Battle of Texel
1674Guard ship at PortsmouthBWAS-1603
1675Converted to a pink againBWAS-1603

 

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