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Sir Robert Seppings


NationalityBritish 
RolesDesigner, Ship Builder 
Date of Birth11.12.1767 - Fakenham, Norfolk E-WIKI
Baptism14.12.1767E-WIKI
First Known Service1832E-WIKI
FatherRobert Seppings (1734-1781)ref:1346
MotherLydia Milligen (1740-1821) ref:1346
WifeCharlotte Milligen (1770-1834) - Married 28.6.1795, Plymouth ref:1346
DaughterMartha Milligen (1796-1840)ref:1346
Son
John Milligan SeppingsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793
ref:1346
DaughterMary Milligen (1799-?)ref:1346
SonRichard Nankivel (1801-1802)ref:1346
DaughterCharlotte Lucy (1803-1809)ref:1346
SonAndrew Sanders (1806-1849)ref:1346
SonRobert Richard (1807-1807)ref:1346
DaughterLydia Milligan (1807-1807)ref:1346
DaughterLouisa (1810-1891)ref:1346
DaughterHelen (1812-?)ref:1346
BrotherJohn Millgen (1760-1761)ref:1346
SisterLydia [Sampson] (1762-?)ref:1346
SisterMary [Garrett] (1763-1799)ref:1346
SisterHelen (1765-?)ref:1346
BrotherJohn Milligen (1770-1826)ref:1346
SisterElizabeth (1774-?)ref:1346
Last Known Service1832E-WIKI
Date of Death25.4.1840 - Taunton E-WIKI

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1782 Accepted as an apprentice to John Henslow at Plymouth Dockyard ODNB
17971803Appointed Assistant Master Shipwright at Plymouth DockyardODNB
18041813Appointed Master Shipwright at Chatham DockyardODNB
13.4.1805 Launched
Revenge (74) 1805-1849
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Ship of the Line at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham
B028
24.10.1805 Launched
Thames (32) 1805-1816
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Frigate at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham
BWAS-1793
16.11.1807 Launched
Warspite (74) 1807-1876
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Ship of the Line at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham
BWAS-1793
25.6.1808 Launched
Merope (14) 1808-1815
British 14 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Sloop at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham
BWAS-1793
23.10.1809 Launched
Muros (14) 1809-1822
British 14 Gun
Unrated Brig-Corvette
, Brig-Corvette at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham
BWAS-1793
1.8.1810 Launched
Impregnable (98) 1810-1906
British 98 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Ship of the Line at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham
BWAS-1793
1.1811 Launched
Tremendous (74) 1811-1897
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1845 Renamed "Grampus"
, Ship of the Line at Deptford Green - Deptford - Barnards' Thames Yards
BWAS-1793
20.6.1811 Launched
Orlando (36) 1811-1824
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Frigate at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham
BWAS-1793
11.4.1812 Launched
Tenedos (38) 1812-1875
British 38 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Frigate at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham
BWAS-1793
5.1812 Designed
Chatham 1813-1876
British Other Sheer Hulk
, Sheer Hulk
 
2.4.1813 Launched
Chatham 1813-1876
British Other Sheer Hulk
, Sheer Hulk at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham
 
17.4.1813 Launched
Bacchus (16) 1813-1829
British 16 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Sloop at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham
BWAS-1793
14.6.18139.6.1832Appointed Surveyor of the NavyE-WIKI
14.7.1813 Launched
Lively (38) 1813-1862
British 38 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Frigate at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham
BWAS-1793
1815 Designed Canopus Class (1815) - 84 gun Ship of the Line 
28.3.1815 Launched
Howe (120) 1815-1854
British 120 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
, Ship of the Line at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham
B033
1816 Designed Modified Leda Class (1816) - 46 gun Frigate 
8.1819 Designed
Volage (28) 1825-1874
British 28 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Frigate
 
17.8.1819 Appointed Knight BachelorODNB
7.1820 Designed
Martin (18) 1821-1826
British 18 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Sloop
 
3.1823 Designed
Pylades (18) 1824-1845
British 18 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Sloop
 
1825 Designed Satellite Class (1825) - 18 gun Sloop 
11.1825 Designed
Tyne (28) 1826-1862
British 28 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Frigate
 
1828 Designed Conway Class (1828) - 28 gun Frigate 
1829 Designed Scout Class (1829) - 18 gun Sloop 
1830 Designed Andromache Class (1830) - 28 gun Frigate 
5.1831 Designed
Phoenix (6) 1832-1864
British 6 Gun
Unrated Paddle Sloop
, Paddle Sloop
 
1832 RetiredODNB
2.1832 Designed
Rover (18) 1832-1845
British 18 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Sloop
 
1834 Designed Daphne Class (1834) - 18 gun Corvette 


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