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Nominal Guns20BWAS-1603
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
Acquired7.1717BWAS-1603
First Commissioned31.5.1717BWAS-1603
How acquiredRebuiltBWAS-1603
ShipyardChatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1603
Ship Class1689 Program 32-Gunner (1689)BWAS-1603
Constructor
Robert LeeBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1681-1698
BWAS-1603
CategorySixth RateBWAS-1603
Ship TypeFrigateBWAS-1603
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1603
Broken Up to Rebuild20.3.1723/24BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck105' 0"Imperial Feet32.004 
Length of Keel92' 0"Imperial Feet28.0416 
Breadth27' 6"Imperial Feet8.2514 
Depth in Hold10' 6"Imperial Feet3.2004 
Burthen370 794Tons BM 

Armament


1718Broadside Weight = 60 Imperial Pound ( 27.21 kg)BWAS-1603
Upper Gun Deck20 British 6-Pounder

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
31.5.1718 - 29.6.1719Captain
Edmund HookeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1739
Transfered ADM 6/12/137
BWAS-1603
30.6.1719 - 10.4.1721Captain
William DaviesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1707-1744
Transfered ADM 6/12/173
BWAS-1603
19.4.1721 - bef.20.3.1723/24Captain
Mathew ConsettBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1708-1736
ADM 6/13/10
ADM 6/13

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
2.6.1718 - 5.6.1719Lieutenant
Thomas WilcocksBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1723
ADM 6/12/137
ADM 6/12
6.6.1719 - 6.9.1720Lieutenant
Henry OsborneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1765
Transfered ADM 6/12/183
Confirmed 23.11.1719
ODNB

Service History


DateEventSource
1718Commissioned for the Salee expeditionBWAS-1603
20.3.1723/24Docked at Plymouth to be broken up and rebuiltBWAS-1603

 

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