Edgar

11983
Nominal Guns70B065
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyBritish Third Rate ship of the line 'Edgar' (1668) (70)
Ordered15.4.1699BWAS-1603
Keel Laid Down1700B065
Acquired1702BWAS-1603
First Commissioned24.2.1700/1B065
How acquiredRebuiltBWAS-1603
ShipyardBristol - England B028
ConstructorFrancis Bayley (d.1677/78)BWAS-1603
CategoryThird RateB065
Ship TypeShip of the Line B065
Sailing RigShip RiggedB065
Broken Up to Rebuild1709BWAS-1603
BecomesBritish Third Rate ship of the line 'Edgar' (1709) (70)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck153' 6"Imperial Feet46.6373 
Length of Keel124' 0"Imperial Feet37.7952 
Breadth39' 9"Imperial Feet11.9126 
Depth in Hold15' 6"Imperial Feet4.6025 
Burthen1,199Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck153' 6"Imperial Feet46.6373 
Length of Keel124' 4"Imperial Feet37.7994 
Breadth39' 9"Imperial Feet11.9126 
Depth in Hold15' 6"Imperial Feet4.6025 
Burthen1,044 9194Tons BM 

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
24.2.1700/1 - 25.12.1701CaptainRobert Sincock (d.1702) ADM 6/6/59BWAS-160326.12.1701 - 12.1.1702/3CaptainJedediah Barker (d.1702/3)† ADM 6/6/126BWAS-16031.1703 - 6.1703CaptainDavid Wavell (d.1703/4)BWAS-16038.6.1703 - 15.7.1704CaptainJohn Redman (d.1727/28) ADM 6/8/32
Commission confirmed 13.12.1703
BWAS-1603

14 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
17.2.1700/1 - 24.9.1701First LieutenantJonathon Denn ADM 6/6/56ADM 6/617.2.1700/1 - 30.9.1701Second LieutenantHenry Robbins ADM 6/6/56ADM 6/617.2.1700/1 - 31.12.1701Third LieutenantThomas Russell (c.1659-1739/40) ADM 6/6/55ADM 6/61.1.1701/2 - 24.9.1702First LieutenantWilliam Sharpe ADM 6/6/128ADM 6/61.1.1701/2 - 1.10.1702Second LieutenantSamuel Oates (c.1645-?) ADM 6/6/127ADM 6/61.1.1701/2 - 28.9.1702Third LieutenantThomas Keck (c.1669-?) ADM 6/6/127ADM 6/629.9.1702 - 1.10.1702Third LieutenantArthur Urquhart ADM 6/7/55ADM 6/72.10.1702 - 18.10.1702First LieutenantThomas Rochfort ADM 6/7/56ADM 6/72.10.1702 - 13.5.1703Second LieutenantArthur Urquhart ADM 6/7/56ADM 6/72.10.1702 - 13.5.1703Third LieutenantHenry Lawson (d.bef.1734) ADM 6/7/56ADM 6/719.10.1702 - 30.6.1703First LieutenantThomas Keck (c.1669-?) ADM 6/7/57ADM 6/714.5.1703 - 3.2.1704/5Second LieutenantGeorge Gother (1681/82-1754) ADM 6/8/27
Commission confirmed 20.11.1703
ADM 6/8
14.5.1703 - 23.12.1703Third LieutenantWilliam Miller (d.1749) ADM 6/8/27
Commission confirmed 20.11.1703
ADM 6/8
1.7.1703 - 23.11.1706First LieutenantHenry Lawson (d.bef.1734) ADM 6/8/27
Commission confirmed 20.11.1703
ADM 6/8

Service History


DateEventSource
1702In the ChannelBWAS-1603
1703Sailed to the West IndiesBWAS-1603
1704Sailed homeBWAS-1603
1706In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
23.11.1706Paid offADM 51

 

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