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HBMS Unicorn (1634)

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Unicorn, 46 - 68 Guns

 

Details

NationalityBritish
Ordered
Started
Named
Launched1634
ShipyardWoolwich
Plans
ConstructorBoate
Supplier
Decks2
RateSecond Rate
In Service1634
Out Service1688
FateSold

 

Dimensions

Gun DeckKeelBeamDepthDraughtBurthenDisplacementSource
107' 0"35' 8"15' 1"575W006

 

Armament

DateCrewGunsLower GundeckUpper GundeckQuarterdeckForecastleB/S WeightSource
163325049W017
164226046W017
165126050W017

 

Commanders

Date FromDate toNameSource
16331634John PenningtonW014
1642Thomas TrenchfieldW017
16461647Peter AndrewsW021
16481652Richard HaddockW014
1653-May1653Peter StrongW014
1653-SepWilliam GoodsonW014
16541655Joseph JordanW014
1655John StokesW014
16561657Robert ClarkeW014
16561657Jonas PooleW021
16641666-Jun-13Henry TeddimanW014
1666-Jun-131666-JunMark HarrisonW014
16661666-JulGeorge BattsW014
1666Levi GreeneW021
1666John WoodW021
1672Richard JamesW014
1678-Nov-301679-MayLawrence WrightW021

 

Mark Harrison

Officers

Date FromDate ToRank/PositionNameSource
1664LieutenantWilliam BustowW014
16641st LieutenantThomas AdamsW014
1666LieutenantHenry Teddiman JrW014
16732nd LieutenantWilliam GodfreyW021

 

 

Service record

1642Summer Guard
1654-Sep to 1655Mediterranean
1678Guradship at Chatham

 

Actions & Battles

DateSource
1653-Jun-12/13Battle of the Gabbard
1653-Aug-08/10Battle of Scheveningen
1665-Jun-03Battle of Lowestoft
1666-Jun-11/14Four Days Battle
1666-Aug-04St James' Day Battle
1672-Jun-07Battle of Solebay

 

Notes

 

Sources

W006Sailing WarshipsTeemu
W014Anglo Dutch Wars BlogJim Bender
W017Historic Parish near PortsmouthRoger Towner/Richard Roberts
w021Naval Wargaming BlogJim Bender

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