Cornwall

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Nominal Guns80B065
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered12.3.1690/91BWAS-1603
Launched23.4.1692B065
How acquiredPurpose builtB065
ShipyardSouthampton - Hampshire B065
Ship Class1691 Program - 80 gun 2-DeckersB065
Designed byJohn TippettsBWAS-1603
ConstructorJohn WinterBWAS-1603
CategoryThird RateB065
Ship TypeShip of the Line B065
Sailing RigShip RiggedB065
Broken Up to Rebuild8.1704B065
BecomesBritish Third Rate ship of the line 'Cornwall' (1706) (80)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck156' 4"Imperial Feet47.5506 
Length of Keel129' 6"Imperial Feet39.3245 
Breadth41' 6"Imperial Feet12.6492 
Depth in Hold17' 3"Imperial Feet5.1925 
Burthen1,186Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck156' 4"Imperial Feet47.5506 
Length of Keel129' 6"Imperial Feet39.3245 
Breadth41' 6"Imperial Feet12.6492 
Depth in Hold17' 3"Imperial Feet5.1925 
Burthen1,186 3194Tons BM 

Armament


1692Broadside Weight = 726 Imperial Pound ( 329.241 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck24 British Demi-Cannon
Lower Gun Deck2 British Culverin
Upper Gun Deck28 British Culverin
Quarterdeck16 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle6 British 6-Pounder
Roundhouse4 British 3-Pounder

1693Broadside Weight = 552 Imperial Pound ( 250.332 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck26 British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 British 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck16 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle6 British 6-Pounder
Roundhouse4 British 3-Pounder

1694Broadside Weight = 734.5 Imperial Pound ( 333.0963 kg)B065
Gun Deck26 British Demi-Cannon
Gun Deck28 British Culverin
Gun Deck22 British Saker
Gun Deck4 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1703520EstablishmentBWAS-1714
1703360Peace EstablishmentBWAS-1714

5 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1692 - 6.6.1696CaptainEdward Boys (d.1696)BWAS-160314.9.1696 - 7.12.1698CaptainRobert Fairfax (1666-1725) ADM 6/4/25ADM 6/43.4.1701 - 13.1.1701/2CaptainSir Henry Robinson (d.1701) ADM 6/6/83ADM 6/614.1.1701/2 - 10.6.1702CaptainRichard Lestock (d.1713) ADM 6/6/130BWAS-16034.1.1702/3 - 1.7.1703CaptainWilliam Cross (d.1746) ADM 6/7/70ADM 6/7

19 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
26.4.1696 - 25.11.1697Third LieutenantWilliam Haddock ADM 6/4/26ADM 6/415.9.1696 - 7.12.1698First LieutenantSamuel Mead (d.1725)ADM 6/416.9.1696 - 7.12.1698Second LieutenantThomas Browne (c.1659-?)ADM 6/426.11.1697 - 7.12.1698Third LieutenantJoseph Berry ADM 6/4/128ADM 6/45.4.1701 - 15.1.1701/2First LieutenantGeorge Hawes (d.1703) ADM 6/6/84ADM 6/65.4.1701 - 20.10.1701Second LieutenantGilbert Frankland (d.1702) ADM 6/6/85ADM 6/65.4.1701 - 15.1.1701/2Third LieutenantCharles Squibb (c.1673-?) ADM 6/6/85ADM 6/617.1.1701/2 - 1.2.1701/2Third LieutenantFrancis Percy (d.1740/41) ADM 6/6/134ADM 6/621.1.1701/2 - 17.11.1702First LieutenantRobert Hobbs ADM 6/6/138ADM 6/627.1.1701/2 - 13.1.1702/3Third LieutenantGeorge Watts (d.bef.1706/7) ADM 6/6/140ADM 6/62.2.1701/2 - 13.1.1702/3Second LieutenantFrancis Percy (d.1740/41) ADM 6/7/4ADM 6/718.11.1702 - 30.6.1703First LieutenantRobert Studley (d.1717) ADM 6/7/60ADM 6/714.1.1702/3 - 7.7.1703Second LieutenantJoseph Risby ADM 6/7/77ADM 6/714.1.1702/3 - 3.6.1703Third LieutenantThomas Billop (d.1740) ADM 6/7/76ADM 6/715.7.1703 - 27.9.1703First LieutenantRichard Holford ADM 6/8/6ADM 6/821.7.1703 - 21.1.1703/4Third LieutenantJames Price (d.1704) ADM 6/8/7ADM 6/825.9.1703 - 13.7.1704Second LieutenantDigby Dent (c.1680-1737) ADM 6/8/16ADM 6/828.9.1703 - 13.7.1704First LieutenantWilliam Weighman (c.1666-?) ADM 6/8/17ADM 6/822.1.1703/4 - 21.7.1704Third LieutenantJames Crawford ADM 6/8/108
Commission confirmed 7.11.1704
ADM 6/8

3 Warrant Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
20.3.1691/92 - 31.10.1692GunnerBowden Nightingale (c.1659-?) ADM 107/1/18ADM 107/11703 - 18.1.1702/3CookJohn Dalling ADM 6/7/80ADM 6/716.1.1702/3 - 1703Cook Jones ADM 6/7/80ADM 6/7

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
15.5.1692 - 10.12.1692MidshipmanPhilip Boys (1671-1726/27) ADM 107/1/41ADM 107/1

Service History


DateEventSource
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
7.12.1698Paid offADM 51
21.7.1704Paid offADM 51
8.1704Broken up to rebuld as a three-decker 80BWAS-1714

 

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