Humber

154
Nominal Guns80B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered12.3.1690/91BWAS-1603
Launched30.3.1693B028
How acquiredPurpose builtB028
ShipyardHessel Cliff - The Humber B028
Ship Class1691 Program - 80 gun 2-DeckersB028
Designed by John TippettsBWAS-1603
Constructor John FrameB065
CategoryThird RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild1708B028
BecomesBritish Third Rate ship of the line 'Humber' (1708) (80)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck156' 3"Imperial Feet47.5502 
Length of Keel129' 9"Imperial Feet39.3271 
Breadth42' 1 ½"Imperial Feet12.8143 
Depth in Hold17' 4"Imperial Feet5.1961 
Burthen1,223Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck156' 3"Imperial Feet47.5502 
Length of Keel129' 9"Imperial Feet39.3271 
Breadth42' 1 ½"Imperial Feet12.8143 
Depth in Hold17' 4"Imperial Feet5.1961 
Burthen1,224 6594Tons BM 

Armament


1693Broadside Weight = 708 Imperial Pound ( 321.078 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck24 British Demi-Cannon
Lower Gun Deck2 British Culverin
Upper Gun Deck26 British Culverin
Quarterdeck16 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle6 British 6-Pounder
Roundhouse4 British 3-Pounder

1702Broadside Weight = 720.5 Imperial Pound ( 326.7473 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck24 British Demi-Cannon
Gun Deck30 British Culverin
Gun Deck22 British Saker
Gun Deck4 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
13.2.1690/91490Design Complement

10 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1693Captain Lionel Ripley (d.1725)BWAS-16031693 - 30.12.1697Captain Richard ClarkeBWAS-160331.12.1697 - 13.12.1699Captain Henry Haughton (d.1703) ADM 6/4/135BWAS-160314.1.1701/2 - 12.10.1702Captain Robert Sincock (d.1702)† ADM 6/6/130TRN24.1.1702/3 - 8.1.1702/3Captain David Greenhill (d.1716) ADM 6/7/70ADM 6/79.1.1702/3 - 13.7.1703Captain Henry Lumley (d.1720) ADM 6/7/74ADM 6/714.7.1703 - 2.3.1703/4Captain Henry Lumley (d.1720) ADM 6/8/6ADM 6/83.3.1703/4 - 17.10.1704Captain James Davison ADM 6/8/61ADM 6/818.10.1704 - 30.11.1704CommanderThe Hon. Charles Stewart (1681-1740/41) ADM 6/8/103
Confirmed 19.10.1704
ADM 6/8
16.10.1705 - 22.10.1705Captain Richard Browne (d.1706) Transfered ADM 6/8/197ADM 6/8

17 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
7.11.1696 - 30.12.1699First Lieutenant Henry Cremer (d.1707) ADM 107/3/45ADM 107/37.11.1696 - 27.9.1699Second Lieutenant Thomas Scott (d.1725) ADM 6/4/45ADM 6/47.11.1696 - 30.12.1699Third Lieutenant John Constable (d.1743) ADM 6/4/45ADM 6/428.9.1699 - 30.12.1699Second Lieutenant Gustavus Lang ADM 6/6/13ADM 6/617.1.1701/2 - 16.11.1702First Lieutenant John Lock ADM 6/6/134ADM 6/619.1.1701/2 - 28.1.1701/2Third Lieutenant John Browning ADM 6/6/135ADM 6/629.1.1701/2 - 7.1.1702/3Second Lieutenant John Browning ADM 6/7/3ADM 6/729.1.1701/2 - 13.1.1702/3Third Lieutenant Titus Smith ADM 6/7/3ADM 6/717.11.1702 - 19.7.1703First Lieutenant John Lock ADM 6/7/60ADM 6/78.1.1702/3 - 29.7.1703Second Lieutenant Charles Muncton ADM 6/7/72ADM 6/714.1.1702/3 - 8.2.1702/3Third Lieutenant Titus Smith ADM 6/7/77ADM 6/79.2.1702/3 - 24.5.1703Third Lieutenant Edward Paddon (d.1704) ADM 6/7/87ADM 6/720.7.1703 - 18.12.1705First Lieutenant Walter Massy Transfered ADM 6/8/6ADM 6/820.7.1703 - 29.7.1703Third Lieutenant William Mason (c.1665-1742) ADM 6/8/6ADM 6/830.7.1703 - 6.12.1704Second Lieutenant William Mason (c.1665-1742) Transfered ADM 6/8/8ADM 6/830.7.1703 - 11.8.1703Third Lieutenant Edward Smith (d.1736) ADM 6/8/8ADM 6/812.8.1703 - 24.3.1703/4Third Lieutenant Thomas Waterhouse (d.1743) Transfered ADM 6/8/11ADM 6/8

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
10.6.1693 - 23.4.1694Midshipman Judah Frisby (c.1671-1696) ADM 107/1/68ADM 107/1

Service History


DateEventSource
1698In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
13.12.1699Paid offADM 51
15.10.1706Paid offADM 51
1707Started rebuilding at Mr Wickers dock in DeptfordBWAS-1603

 

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