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Norfolk

156
Nominal Guns80B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered21.12.1691BWAS-1714
Launched28.3.1693B028
How acquiredPurpose builtB028
ShipyardSouthampton - Hampshire B028
Ship Class1691 Program - 80 gun 2-Deckers (1691)B028
Designed by
John TippettsBritish
Ship Builder
B028
Constructor
William PoddBritish
Ship Builder
BWAS-1714
CategoryThird RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild6.2.1716/17B028
Becomes
British Third Rate ship of the line 'Norfolk' (1728) (80) 1728-1749
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck156' 6"Imperial Feet47.5515 
Length of Keel129' 3 ¼"Imperial Feet39.3256 
Breadth41' 6"Imperial Feet12.6492 
Depth in Hold17' 4"Imperial Feet5.1961 
Burthen1,184Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck156' 6"Imperial Feet47.5515 
Length of Keel129' 3 ¼"Imperial Feet39.3256 
Breadth41' 6"Imperial Feet12.6492 
Depth in Hold17' 4"Imperial Feet5.1961 
Burthen1,184 2294Tons BM 

Armament


1692Broadside 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

1694Broadside Weight = 720 Imperial Pound ( 326.52 kg)B065
Gun Deck24 British Demi-Cannon
Gun Deck30 British Culverin
Gun Deck22 British 6-Pounder

1703Broadside Weight = 546 Imperial Pound ( 247.611 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck26 British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 British 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck16 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle4 British 6-Pounder
Roundhouse4 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
17034761703 EstablishmentBWAS-1714

14 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
3.3.1692/93 - 12.2.1693/94Captain
Daniel JonesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1673-1693
† Discharged Dead
BWAS-1603
12.2.1693/94 - 22.12.1695Captain
Edward BibbBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1992
Transfered ADM 6/3/102
BWAS-1714
23.12.1695 - 27.1.1695/96Captain
Robert SincockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1701
Transfered ADM 6/3/105
ADM 6/3
22.1.1695/96 - 1.9.1696Captain
John MayneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1672-1704
ADM 6/3/121
ADM 6/3
2.9.1696 - 18.1.1696/97Captain
Peter PickardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1680-1702
Transfered ADM 6/4/21
ADM 6/4
27.1.1696/97 - 2.1.1697/98Captain
Thomas ButlerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1711
Transfered ADM 6/4/66
BWAS-1714
14.1.1701/2 - 6.11.1702Captain
John MayneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1672-1704
ADM 6/6/130
BWAS-1714
4.1.1702/3 - 25.5.1703Captain
John MayneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1672-1704
ADM 6/7/70
ADM 6/7
14.7.1703 - 7.4.1705Captain
John KnappBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1707
ADM 6/8/6
BWAS-1714
24.12.1705 - 27.6.1709Captain
Robert WynnBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1711
ADM 6/8/212
BWAS-1714
29.11.1709 - 14.2.1709/10Captain
Vincent CutterBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1710
Transfered ADM 6/11/8
ADM 6/11
15.2.1709/10 - 30.6.1711Captain
John SmithBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1715
ADM 6/11/27
BWAS-1714
9.8.1711 - 5.1.1714/15Captain
John SmithBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1715
Transfered ADM 6/11/156
ADM 6/11
10.3.1714/15 - 21.9.1716Second Captain
Thomas SmithBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1716
ADM 6/12/33
BWAS-1714

4 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1695Admiral of the Blue
Lord John Berkeley (3rd Baron Berkeley of Stratton)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1685-1695
TRN2
1.1696 - 1696Vice-Admiral of the Blue
David MitchellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1678-1702
B051
1700Admiral of the Fleet
Sir George RookeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1672-1705
ODNB
29.3.1715 - 1715Rear-Admiral of the Blue
Sir Thomas HardyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1715
BWAS-1714

43 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
25.3.1694 - 25.5.1694Second Lieutenant
Henry TaskerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1699
ADM 6/3/111
Issued by
Edward RussellBritish
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1671-1702

Confirmed 2.1.1695/96
ADM 6/3
26.5.1694 - 1.1.1695/96Second Lieutenant
Robert HopperBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1683-1714
ADM 6/3/136
ADM 6/3
2.3.1695/96 - 31.5.1699First Lieutenant
Thomas RichardsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1710
ADM 6/3/134
ADM 6/3
19.1.1701/2 - 17.5.1702First Lieutenant
William OckmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1685-1715
Transfered ADM 6/6/136
ADM 6/6
19.1.1701/2 - 29.1.1701/2Second Lieutenant
Strickland TyrwhitBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1707
ADM 6/6/134
ADM 6/6
19.1.1701/2 - 19.3.1701/2Third Lieutenant
Arthur JonesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1731
ADM 6/6/136
ADM 6/6
20.3.1701/2 - 14.5.1702Third Lieutenant
Robert DelavallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1707
Transfered ADM 6/7/21
ADM 6/7
15.5.1702 - 6.11.1702Third Lieutenant
Erasmus PhillipsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1709
ADM 6/7/35
ADM 6/7
18.5.1702 - 6.11.1702First Lieutenant
Thomas GrimstonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1706
ADM 6/7/36
ADM 6/7
25.9.1702 - 6.11.1702Second Lieutenant
William SampsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1705
ADM 6/7/56
ADM 6/7
16.11.1702 - 10.1.1702/3First Lieutenant
Michael SansomBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1708
ADM 6/7/60
ADM 6/7
14.1.1702/3 - 25.5.1703First Lieutenant
Abraham MurcottBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1709
ADM 6/7/76
ADM 6/7
14.1.1702/3 - 5.3.1702/3Second Lieutenant
William SampsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1705
Transfered ADM 6/7/76
ADM 6/7
14.1.1702/3 - 15.2.1702/3Third Lieutenant
Richard JonesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1705
Transfered ADM 6/7/76
ADM 6/7
23.2.1702/3 - 25.5.1703Third Lieutenant
George CarterettBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1703
ADM 6/7/92
ADM 6/7
6.3.1702/3 - 25.5.1703Second Lieutenant
William MassamBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1708
ADM 6/7/107
ADM 6/7
15.7.1703 - 11.6.1704First Lieutenant
John ParrBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1713
ADM 6/8/6
ADM 6/8
15.7.1703 - 11.2.1703/4Second Lieutenant
John TildselyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1706
ADM 6/8/6
ADM 6/8
20.7.1703 - 5.1.1703/4Third Lieutenant
Charles HowardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1672-1707
ADM 6/8/6
ADM 6/8
6.1.1703/4 - 11.6.1704Third Lieutenant
Joseph HeleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1712
Transfered ADM 6/8/101
ADM 6/8
12.6.1704 - 7.4.1705First Lieutenant
Walter BellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1707
ADM 6/8/101
ADM 6/8
12.6.1704 - 7.4.1705Second Lieutenant
Joseph HeleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1712
ADM 6/8/101
Confirmed 10.10.1704
ADM 6/8
12.6.1704 - 7.4.1705Third Lieutenant
Robert EdwardsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1706
ADM 6/8/101
ADM 6/8
5.11.1705 - 25.6.1706Third Lieutenant
Lord Kenneth SutherlandBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1705-1722
Transfered ADM 6/9/18
Confirmed 16.10.1706
ADM 6/9
8.1.1705/6 - 27.6.1709First Lieutenant
Daniel CondeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1709
ADM 6/8/217
ADM 6/8
8.1.1705/6 - 27.6.1709Second Lieutenant
Michael WalfordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1713
ADM 6/8/217
ADM 6/8
8.1.1705/6 - 22.3.1705/6Third Lieutenant
Thomas ChapmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1705-1707
Transfered ADM 6/8/217
ADM 6/8
1.4.1706 - 27.6.1709Third Lieutenant
Charles CooperBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1676-1714
ADM 6/8/245
ADM 6/8
29.11.1709 - 30.6.1711First Lieutenant
Joseph RisbyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1720
ADM 6/11/8
ADM 6/11
29.11.1709 - 10.10.1711Second Lieutenant
John ThompsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1713
ADM 6/11/8
ADM 6/11
29.11.1709 - 7.7.1710Third Lieutenant
John HildesleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1747
ADM 6/11/8
ADM 6/11
8.7.1710 - 8.8.1711Third Lieutenant
John SmithBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1708-1729
ADM 6/11/91
Confirmed 3.1.1710/11
ADM 6/11
9.8.1711 - 8.8.1711First Lieutenant
Robert AllenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1751
ADM 6/11/156
ADM 6/11
9.8.1711 - 2.10.1711Second Lieutenant
William StewartBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1715
ADM 6/11/156
ADM 6/11
9.8.1711 - 11.11.1711Third Lieutenant
John SmithBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1708-1729
Transfered ADM 6/11/156
ADM 6/11
3.10.1711 - 3.4.1712Second Lieutenant
James DoreBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1719
Transfered ADM 6/11/164
ADM 6/11
4.3.1714/15 - 31.5.1715First Lieutenant
George BaileyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1715
Discharged Dead ADM 6/12/30
ADM 6/12
4.3.1714/15 - 22.11.1715Second Lieutenant
Thomas WilcocksBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1723
ADM 6/12/30
ADM 6/12
4.3.1714/15 - 13.9.1716Third Lieutenant
John BarkerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1721
ADM 6/12/30
ADM 6/12
1.6.1715 - 21.9.1716First Lieutenant
John TollerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1743
ADM 6/12/55
Confirmed 22.10.1715
ADM 6/12
23.11.1715 - 13.9.1716Second Lieutenant
John BerryBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1721
ADM 6/12/57
ADM 6/12
14.9.1716 - 21.9.1716Second Lieutenant
Yelverton PeytonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1705-1742
ADM 6/12/77
ADM 6/12
14.9.1716 - 21.9.1716Third Lieutenant
John BerryBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1721
ADM 6/12/77
ADM 6/12

3 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
26.4.1695 - 1696Carpenter
Robert ShepherdBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1696
ADM 6/3/112
Issued by
Edward RussellBritish
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1671-1702

Confirmed 1.1.1695/96
ADM 6/3
9.1.1695/96 - 1696Volunteer
Robert DodsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM 6/3/114
ADM 6/3
1717Purser
Arthur GleggBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1717
ref:1618

5 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
16.9.1694 - 18.12.1694Master's Mate
Thomas CoxBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1683-1695
ADM 107/1/98
ADM 107/1
29.1.1695/96 - 8.4.1698Volunteer-per-order
Thomas EgertonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1708
Transfered ADM 107/1/199
ADM 107/1
27.6.1700 - 23.4.1702Midshipman
Brounker ApreeceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1706
Transfered ADM 107/1/343
ADM 107/1
15.1.1702/3 - 1703Volunteer-per-order
John RoperBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703
ADM 6/7/78
ADM 6/13
30.4.1707 - 26.5.1710Midshipman
John GascoigneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1707-1747
Transfered ADM 107/3/10
ADM 107/3

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
14.1.1706/7 - 30.4.1707Able Seaman
John GascoigneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1707-1747
ADM 107/3/10
ADM 107/3

Service History


DateEventSource
1693Completed at a first cost of £12,839.8.8BWAS-1714
3.1692/93Completed at Southampton - Hampshire at a cost of £12839.8.8dBWAS-1603
1694To the MediterraneanBWAS-1714
13.8.1704Battle of Malaga
7.1711Paid offBWAS-1714
1715In the BalticBWAS-1714
12.1715Guard ship at PortsmouthBWAS-1714
6.2.1716/17Break up started to be rebuiltBWAS-1714


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
18.5.1715-29.11.1716British Baltic Fleet 1715
Sir John NorrisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1693
 
 

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