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HBMS Kingfisher (1675)

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Kingfisher, 46 Guns



Nationality British
Launched 1675/00/00 B028
Shipyard Woolwich DY B065
Master Shipbuilder Phineus III Pett B065
Rate Fourth Rate  
Type Ship of the Line  
Out Service 1699 B028
Fate Broken Up to Rebuild B028
Becomes Kingfisher


B065   Type Metric
Length of Keel 110' 0" Imperial Feet 33.53
Breadth 33' 8" Imperial Feet 10.26
Depth in Hold 13' 0" Imperial Feet 3.96
Burthen 663 Tons BM  
B028   Type Metric
Length of Gundeck 136' 0" Imperial Feet 41.45
Breadth 34' 0" Imperial Feet 10.36
Burthen 664 Tons BM  


1675 B028 Broadside Weight = 266
Lower Gun Deck 22 British Culverin (18)
Upper Gun Deck 20 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck 4 British 4-Pounder
1694 B065 Broadside Weight = 189
Lower Gun Deck 20 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck 20 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck 6 British 3-Pounder


Crew Complement
Date Men Notes Source
No Details Known


Date From Date to Rank/Position Name Source
1680 1680/05/22 Post Captain Morgan Kempthorne B029
1680/05/22 1680/08 Lieutenant Ralph Wrenn B029
1680/08 1680/08 Post Captain Francis Wheler B029


Service Record
Date Notes Source
No Details Known


Fleet Title Commander Date From Date To Source
No Fleets Listed


Actions & Battles
Date Source
No Actions Listed


Notes on Ship
No Notes Entered


Id Link or Description Author
B028 Ships of the Royal Navy - Volume I J. J. Colledge
B065 The Ship of the Line Vol I Brian Lavery
B029 The Royal Navy Vol II William Laid Clowes

Last Updated :2009/01/25 at 15:09:02 by Cy

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