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Windsor Castle

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Nominal Guns98BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered19.8.1782BWAS-1714
Keel Laid Down19.8.1784BWAS-1714
Named21.1.1783BWAS-1714
Launched31.5.1790BWAS-1714
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1714
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1714
Designed by
Sir Thomas SladeBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1744-1756
BWAS-1714
Constructor
Martin WareBritish
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1755-1787
BWAS-1714
CategorySecond RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShip of the LineBWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Razeed10.1813BWAS-1714
Becomes

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck177' 6"Imperial Feet53.9516 
Length of Keel145' 8 ⅞"Imperial Feet44.2182 
Breadth49' 2"Imperial Feet14.9408 
Depth in Hold21' 0"Imperial Feet6.4008 
Draught Forward14' 0"Imperial Feet4.2672 
Draught Aft18' 2"Imperial Feet5.4928 
Burthen1,873 9094Tons BM 

Armament


7.1790Broadside Weight = 958 Imperial Pound ( 434.453 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck28 British 32-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck30 British 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 British 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck8 British 12-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 12-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1790738EstablishmentBWAS-1714

18 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
6.7.1790 - 10.1790Captain
Sir James Mantle Barclay (7th Baronet of Pierston)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1770-1790
ADM 6/24/47
BWAS-1714
8.2.1793 - 4.1794Captain
Sir Thomas ByardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1762-1799
ADM 6/24/206
BWAS-1714
4.1794 - 10.1794Captain
Edward CookeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1799
BWAS-1714
7.10.1794 - 11.1794Captain
William ShieldBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1779-1829
BWAS-1714
11.1794 - 12.1795Captain
John GoreBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1779-1825
BWAS-1714
12.1795 - 1798Captain
Edward O'BryenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1778-1808
BWAS-1714
7.1799 - 9.1799Captain
John ManleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1765-1813
BWAS-1714
9.1799 - 11.1799Captain
John Chambers WhiteBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1845
BWAS-1714
10.10.1799 - 5.1800Captain
Albemarle BertieBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1777-1814
ADM 6/27/84
BWAS-1714
5.1800 - 9.1800Captain
James OughtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1783-1825
BWAS-1714
9.1800Captain
Peter Turner BoverBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1794-1802
BWAS-1714
90.90.1800 - 4.1803Captain
James OughtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1783-1825
BWAS-1714
4.1803 - 6.1803Captain
Philip Charles Calderwood Henderson DurhamBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1782-1814
BWAS-1714
6.1803 - 1.1804Captain
Albemarle BertieBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1777-1814
BWAS-1714
1.1804 - 4.1804Captain
Thomas WellsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1780-1810
BWAS-1714
4.1804 - 5.1804Captain
Samuel OsbornBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1779-1814
BWAS-1714
5.1804 - 5.1805Captain
Davidge GouldBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1779-1819
BWAS-1714
5.1805 - 9.1808Captain
Charles BoylesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1777-1814
BWAS-1714

6 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
7.1790 - 10.1790Rear-Admiral of the White
Herbert SawyerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1747-1794
BWAS-1714
12.1792 - 1794Rear-Admiral of the Blue
Philips CosbyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1739-1805
BWAS-1714
8.1794 - 12.1795Rear-Admiral of the White
Robert LinzeeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1754-1801
BWAS-1714
12.1795 - 1792Rear-Admiral
Robert ManBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1767-1812
BWAS-1714
5.1800 - 1800Vice-Admiral
Andrew MitchellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1777-1806
BWAS-1714
4.1803 - 1803Admiral
George MontaguBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1771-1810
BWAS-1714

7 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
3.8.1790 - 1790Seventh Lieutenant
George MoorheadBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1779-1790
ADM 6/24/57
ADM 6/24
16.10.1790 - 1790Eighth Lieutenant
John MarshBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1780-1794
ADM 6/24/79
ADM 6/24
26.10.1790 - 1790Second Lieutenant
Richard DacresBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1775-1807
ADM 6/24/82
ADM 6/24
1.1794 - 10.1794Unknown
Hugh DownmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1776-1847
WWNH
27.8.1795 - 30.9.1795Lieutenant
James KatonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1783-1841
Transfered ADM 196/5/1
ADM 196
1.9.1803 - 1.2.1804First Lieutenant
Robert Benjamin YoungBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1796-1810
NBD1849
24.9.1822 - 1822Lieutenant
John AdamsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1806-1866
W033

3 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
3.8.1790 - 5.7.1799Boatswain
David OgilvieBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1779-1802
Discharged ADM 196/1/23
ADM 29-1
10.4.1800 - 6.6.1801Chaplain
J AustinBritish
Naval Sailor
Clergyman
Service 1795-1802
ADM 29-1
13.4.1803 - 15.9.1805Purser
Thomas Legal YatesBritish
Naval Sailor
Dockyard Staff
Service 1766-1828
ADM 29/8

7 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
1.1793 - 2.1793Midshipman
William PardoeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1830
NBD1849
2.7.1794 - 27.8.1795Midshipman
George Vandepot CrosbeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1781-1815
NBD1849
1795Midshipman
William FerrisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1795-1811
ADM 171/8
1795Midshipman
John LawrenceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1795-1826
ADM 171/8
1795Midshipman
Joseph WilliamsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1795-1847
ADM 171/8
1805 - 1808Midshipman
George ButlerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1805-1816
NBD1849
7.1805 - 11.1808Midshipman
William Francis BondBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1804-1859
NBD1849

7 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
- 9.3.1794Admiral's Secretary
James YeoBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1788-1794
ADM 106
14.2.1793 - 22.1.1797Able Seaman
William RawlinsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1788-1821
ADM 29/8
1794 - 1795Servant
William Henry BoyceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1792-1813
NBD1849
1795Able Seaman
Thomas ArmstrongBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1795-1847
ADM 171/8
1795Able Seaman
John ChapmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1795-1847
ADM 171/8
1795Able Seaman
William RobertsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1795-1847
ADM 171/8
1795Boy
Thomas LipsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1795-1809
ADM 171/8

2 Marines


DatesRankNameSource
1795Private
Thomas MinceBritish
Marine
Service 1795
ADM 171/8
1795Private
Thomas TerryBritish
Marine
Service 1795
ADM 171/8

Service History


DateEventSource
6.6.1790Completed at a cost of £51,198.8.6d including fittingBWAS-1714
7.1790Commissioned for the Spanish ArmamentBWAS-1714
10.1790Paid offBWAS-1714
12.1792RecommissionedBWAS-1714
22.4.1793Sailed for the MeditterraneanBWAS-1714
14.3.1795Action off Genoa
13.7.1795Battle of Hyeres
7.1798Started a very small repair at PlymouthBWAS-1714
7.1799RecommissionedBWAS-1714
10.1799Completed very small repair at a cost of £29,069BWAS-1714
22.7.18053rd Battle of Cape Finisterre
25.9.1806Action off Rochefort
19.2.1807Forcing the Dardanelles
1.3.1807Passage of the Dardanelles
9.1808Laid up at PlymouthBWAS-1714
11.1808Paid off into OrdinaryBWAS-1714
10.1813Began the process of being cut down to a 74-Gun Third-RateBWAS-1714

 

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