Nominal Guns12BWAS-1714
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyBritish yacht 'Fubbs' (1682) (12)
ShipyardGreenwich - Kent B028
Ship TypeYacht BWAS-1714
Broken Up to Rebuild1723BWAS-1714


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck73' 6"Imperial Feet22.3012 
Length of Keel63' 0"Imperial Feet19.2024 
Breadth21' 1"Imperial Feet6.4262 
Depth in Hold9' 1"Imperial Feet2.7686 
Burthen148 9094Tons BM 

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
5.170140 BWAS-1714

4 Commanding Officers

26.5.1701 - 6.1.1701/2CommanderRichard Byron ADM 6/6/99BWAS-17147.1.1701/2 - 17.5.1705CommanderRichard Byron ADM 6/6/129ADM 6/618.7.1705 - 4.3.1715/16CaptainCharles Desborough (d.1722/23) ADM 6/8/178BWAS-17145.3.1715/16 - 1716Captain and MasterFrancis Wyvell (d.1729) ADM 6/12/63ADM 6/12

1 Warrant Officer

13.7.1702 - 1703CarpenterFrancis Vallonsey ADM 6/7/78
Commission confirmed 14.1.1702/3
ADM 6/7

Service History

26.5.1702Admiral of the Fleet Sir George Rooke (1650-1708/9) boarded at Greenwich. He was on board for two days.BWAS-1714
1703In the MediterraneanBWAS-1714
1703Refitted as a 12 gun Unrated Bomb Vessel
1714In the MediterraneanBWAS-1714


BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
B028Ships of the Royal Navy - Volume IJ. J. ColledgeBook
ADM 6/6ADM 6/6 Commission and Warrent Book 1699 2 June-1702 26 Jan Archive
ADM 6/12ADM 6/12 Commission and Warrent Book 1714 14 Oct.-1721 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/7ADM 6/7 Commission and Warrent Book 1702 28 Jan.-1703 6 July Archive

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