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Warspite

12098
Warspight
Nominal Guns64B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered1.4.1665BWAS-1603
Keel Laid Down5.1665BWAS-1603
Acquired8.6.1666B028
ShipyardBlackwall Yard - Blackwall B028
Constructor
Sir Henry JohnsonBritish
Ship Owner
Ship Builder
Service 1669-1683
B028
CategoryThird RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the LineB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild1702B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck142' 0"Imperial Feet43.2816 
Length of Keel117' 0"Imperial Feet35.6616 
Breadth38' 1 ½"Imperial Feet11.5951 
Depth in Hold15' 6"Imperial Feet4.6025 
Draught Aft17' 6"Imperial Feet5.2034 
Burthen904 5494Tons BM 

Armament


1666Broadside Weight = 583 Imperial Pound ( 264.3905 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck22 British Demi-Cannon
Gun Deck2 British Culverin
Gun Deck26 British 12-Pounder
Gun Deck12 British Demi-Culverin
Gun Deck2 British 3-Pounder

1685Broadside Weight = 609 Imperial Pound ( 276.1815 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck24 British Demi-Cannon
Gun Deck26 British 12-Pounder
Gun Deck14 British Demi-Culverin
Gun Deck4 British 3-Pounder

10 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
11.6.1666 - 4.12.1667Captain
Robert RobinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1653-1748
B051
26.3.1668 - 22.8.1668Captain
John KempthorneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1657-1679
BWAS-1603
27.1.1671/72 - 8.11.1672Captain
Robert RobinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1653-1748
BWAS-1603
9.11.1672 - 16.3.1672/73Captain
John WetwangBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1653-1681
B051
2.5.1673 - 4.6.1673Captain
Richard WhiteBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1664-1672
B051
7.6.1673 - 10.11.1673Captain
Robert StoutBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1665-1674
BWAS-1603
14.1.1673/74 - 30.3.1674Captain
Robert StoutBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1665-1674
BWAS-1603
bef.4.1.1688/89 - aft.4.6.1689Captain
William BothamBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1673-1690
ADM 106/386/147
BWAS-1603
1690Captain
Stafford FairborneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1685-1708
BWAS-1603
13.1.1691/92 - aft.7.12.1694Captain
Caleb GranthamBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1696
Transfered
BWAS-1603

5 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1666First Lieutenant
William ChantBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1666
B051
1668Lieutenant
John TottyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1665-1696
B051
1668Lieutenant
Robert GilbyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1644-1668
B051
1673Second Lieutenant
John BooneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1666-1673
B051
21.9.1696 - 23.11.1696Third Lieutenant
James GunmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1736
Transfered ADM 6/4/28
ADM 6/4

7 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1693 - 7.12.1694Boatswain
Thomas WildesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1695
Transfered ADM 6/3/125
ADM 1/5253
25.8.1694 - 1696Gunner
Michael BastonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1696
ADM 6/3/125
Issued by
Edward RussellBritish
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1671-1702

Confirmed 3.2.1695/96
ADM 6/3
8.12.1694 - 1696Boatswain
Thomas WadeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1696
ADM 6/3/125
Issued by
Edward RussellBritish
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1671-1702

Confirmed 3.2.1695/96
ADM 6/3
4.2.1694/95 - 1696Purser
Benjamin NicholsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1696
ADM 6/3/124
Issued by
Edward RussellBritish
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1671-1702

Confirmed 3.2.1695/96
ADM 6/3
1696 - 4.2.1695/96Chaplain
William AlsopBritish
Naval Sailor
Clergyman
Service 1696
Transfered ADM 6/3/126
ADM 6/3
9.9.1696 - 10.12.1696Chaplain
Alexander EdwardsBritish
Naval Sailor
Clergyman
Service 1696
Transfered ADM 6/4/23
ADM 6/4
19.9.1696 - 1696Volunteer
John FloydBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM 6/4/28
ADM 6/4

5 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
5.11.1691 - 22.3.1691/92Midshipman
Edward RaineyBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1691-1703
Transfered ADM 107/1/36
ADM 107/1
1696Volunteer
John CarneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1697
ADM 6/3/144
ADM 6/3
16.9.1696 - 10.12.1696Volunteer
John SacheverellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1696
Transfered ADM 6/4/26
ADM 6/4
16.9.1696 - 10.12.1696Volunteer
James ParkerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
Transfered ADM 6/4/26
ADM 6/4
16.9.1696 - 10.12.1696Volunteer
James HastingsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
Transfered ADM 6/4/26
ADM 6/4

2 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
20.3.1688/89 - 1.10.1689Able Seaman
John LillywhiteBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1695
ADM 107/1/93
ADM 107/1
28.7.1689 - 7.12.1689Able Seaman
John CockburnBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1731
Transfered ADM 107/1/73
ADM 107/1

Service History


DateEventSource
25.7.1666St James Day Battle
25.12.1666Action of 1666-12-25
28.5.1672Battle of Solebay
28.5.1673First Battle of Schooneveld
4.6.1673Second Battle of Schooneveld
11.8.1673Battle of Texel
6.1685Completed at a cost of £6510.10.0dBWAS-1603
30.6.1690Battle of Beachy Head
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
2.6.1692Battle of La Hogue
1694In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603

 

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