Ipswich

163
Nominal Guns70B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered3.1.1690/91B065
Launched19.4.1694B028
How acquiredPurpose builtB028
ShipyardHarwich - Essex B028
ConstructorNicholas BarrettB028
CategoryThird RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild24.4.1727BWAS-1714
BecomesBritish Third Rate ship of the line 'Ipswich' (1730) (70)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck149' 11"Imperial Feet45.4157 
Length of Keel123' 5"Imperial Feet37.4959 
Breadth40' 0"Imperial Feet12.192 
Depth in Hold16' 8"Imperial Feet4.9107 
Burthen1,049Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck149' 11"Imperial Feet45.4157 
Length of Keel123' 3"Imperial Feet37.4937 
Breadth40' 0"Imperial Feet12.192 
Depth in Hold16' 8"Imperial Feet4.9107 
Burthen1,048 8894Tons BM 

Armament


1694Broadside Weight = 479.5 Imperial Pound ( 217.4536 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck26 British 24-Pounder
Gun Deck26 British Demi-Culverin
Gun Deck4 British 6-Pounder
Gun Deck14 British Saker

1703Broadside Weight = 459 Imperial Pound ( 208.1565 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck24 British 24-Pounder
Lower Gun Deck26 British Demi-Culverin
Quarterdeck12 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle4 British 6-Pounder
Roundhouse4 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1695440 BWAS-1603
17034601703 EstablishmentBWAS-1714

17 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1694 - 15.9.1697CaptainIsaac Townsend (d.1731)BWAS-171416.9.1697 - 28.10.1697CaptainPhineus Bowles (d.1698) ADM 6/4/117ADM 6/429.10.1697 - 1697CaptainIsaac Townsend (d.1731) ADM 6/4/121ADM 6/426.2.1700/1 - 25.12.1701CaptainIsaac Townsend (d.1731) ADM 6/6/61ADM 6/626.12.1701 - 29.1.1701/2CaptainIsaac Townsend (d.1731) ADM 6/6/126ADM 6/66.2.1701/2 - 19.4.1703CaptainWilliam Wakelin (d.1705) ADM 6/7/7BWAS-171420.4.1703 - 12.12.1704CaptainWilliam Wakelin (d.1705) ADM 6/7/120ADM 6/713.12.1704 - 15.1.1704/5CaptainWilliam Wakelin (d.1705) ADM 6/8/118ADM 6/816.1.1704/5 - 16.7.1705CaptainRobert Kirktown (d.1718) ADM 6/8/136BWAS-171416.7.1705 - 26.8.1705CaptainRobert Wynn ADM 6/8/186ADM 6/827.8.1705 - 2.8.1706CaptainRobert Kirktown (d.1718) ADM 6/8/191ADM 6/83.8.1706 - 8.1.1707/8CaptainRobert Arris (d.1719/20) ADM 6/9/107
Commission confirmed 1.12.1707
BWAS-1714
9.1.1707/8 - 7.11.1709CaptainCharles Fotherby (d.1720) ADM 6/9/118BWAS-171416.5.1719 - 10.1.1719/20CaptainJohn Cooper (d.1728) ADM 6/12/169BWAS-160311.1.1719/20 - 9.4.1721CaptainRobert Harward ADM 6/12/188ADM 6/1210.4.1721 - 14.8.1722CaptainWilliam Owen (d.1722)† ADM 6/13/9BWAS-171416.8.1722 - 22.2.1725/26CaptainJohn Balchen (1669/70-1744) ADM 6/13/42BWAS-1714

45 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
9.10.1695 - 25.11.1697Second LieutenantWilliam Hele ADM 6/4/45
Commission confirmed 16.11.1696
ADM 6/4
26.11.1697 - 19.8.1698Second LieutenantJohn Hager (d.1747/48) ADM 6/4/127ADM 6/426.11.1697 - 20.10.1698Third LieutenantHugh Raymond (1674-1737) ADM 6/4/128ADM 6/420.8.1698 - 3.9.1698Second LieutenantNathaniel Hubbard (d.1731) ADM 6/5/28ADM 6/54.9.1698 - 26.2.1700/1First LieutenantNathaniel Hubbard (d.1731) ADM 6/5/29ADM 6/57.9.1698 - 19.9.1698Second LieutenantWilliam Fairborne (d.1708) ADM 6/5/29ADM 6/521.10.1698 - 26.2.1700/1Second LieutenantHugh Raymond (1674-1737) ADM 6/6/15
Commission confirmed 24.10.1699
ADM 6/6
27.2.1700/1 - 3.3.1700/1First LieutenantGustavus Lang ADM 6/6/63ADM 6/627.2.1700/1 - 3.3.1700/1Second LieutenantThomas Langrish ADM 6/6/62ADM 6/628.2.1700/1 - 3.3.1700/1Third LieutenantRichard Rowzier (d.1745) ADM 6/6/63ADM 6/64.3.1700/1 - 4.5.1701First LieutenantThomas Langrish ADM 6/6/66ADM 6/64.3.1700/1 - 24.9.1701Second LieutenantRichard Rowzier (d.1745) ADM 6/6/66ADM 6/64.3.1700/1 - 18.12.1701Third LieutenantJames Moneypenny (d.1723) ADM 6/6/66ADM 6/65.5.1701 - 30.9.1701First LieutenantThomas Legge (d.1711/12) ADM 6/6/94ADM 6/61.1.1701/2 - 14.3.1702/3First LieutenantHenry Cremer (d.1707) ADM 6/6/128ADM 6/61.1.1701/2 - 5.2.1701/2Second LieutenantSamuel Gilman ADM 6/6/128ADM 6/61.1.1701/2 - 5.2.1701/2Third LieutenantArthur Basse ADM 6/6/129ADM 6/69.2.1701/2 - 14.12.1704Third LieutenantJohn Thomas ADM 6/7/8ADM 6/722.3.1702/3 - 13.12.1704First LieutenantJohn Wood ADM 6/7/109ADM 6/714.12.1704 - 26.1.1704/5First LieutenantWilliam Massam (d.1708) ADM 6/8/120ADM 6/814.12.1704 - 13.2.1704/5Second LieutenantJohn Thomas ADM 6/8/123ADM 6/820.1.1704/5 - 14.2.1704/5Third LieutenantNathaniel Belsham ADM 6/8/141ADM 6/829.1.1704/5 - 29.7.1705First LieutenantCharles Carter ADM 6/8/144ADM 6/814.2.1704/5 - 28.9.1707Third LieutenantGeorge Knowler (d.1743) ADM 6/8/151ADM 6/815.2.1704/5 - 2.10.1705Second LieutenantNathaniel Belsham ADM 6/8/152ADM 6/830.7.1705 - 7.11.1709First LieutenantJohn Doleing (c.1665-1719) ADM 6/8/188ADM 6/830.7.1705 - 13.9.1705Second LieutenantAndrew Horseman ADM 6/8/188ADM 6/830.7.1705 - 1.6.1706Third LieutenantWilliam Pyne ADM 6/8/188ADM 6/814.9.1705 - 7.11.1709Second LieutenantJohn Pacy ADM 6/8/194ADM 6/82.6.1706 - 17.11.1709Third LieutenantRichard Bodington ADM 6/9/107
Commission confirmed 1.12.1707
ADM 6/9
16.5.1719 - 9.4.1721First LieutenantJohn Browning ADM 6/12/170ADM 6/1216.5.1719 - 9.4.1721Second LieutenantSamuel How ADM 6/12/170ADM 6/1216.5.1719 - 1.7.1719Third LieutenantHumphrey Haycocke ADM 6/12/170ADM 6/122.7.1719 - 6.7.1720Third LieutenantRandolph Barker ADM 6/12/173ADM 6/127.7.1720 - 29.6.1721Fourth LieutenantPerry Mayne (c.1697-1761) ADM 6/12/209ADM 6/1210.4.1721 - 31.5.1722First LieutenantEdmund Williams (d.1751/52) ADM 6/13/9ADM 6/1310.4.1721 - 31.5.1722Second LieutenantTimothy Bridge (d.1737) ADM 6/13/9ADM 6/134.12.1721 - 15.3.1721/22Third LieutenantWilliam Smith (d.1756) ADM 6/13/23ADM 6/134.12.1721 - 31.5.1722Fourth Lt. & Lt. at ArmsHenry Annesley (bef.1700-1728) ADM 6/13/23ADM 6/131.6.1722 - 30.1.1725/26First LieutenantBusby Mansell (d.bef.1734) ADM 6/13/38ADM 6/131.6.1722 - 11.11.1723Second LieutenantEdmund Williams (d.1751/52) ADM 6/13/38ADM 6/131.6.1722 - 8.4.1723Third LieutenantTimothy Bridge (d.1737) ADM 6/13/38ADM 6/131.6.1722 - 23.1.1725/26Fourth Lt. & Lt. at ArmsRowland Frogmere (d.1744) ADM 6/13/38ADM 6/1312.11.1723 - 23.1.1725/26Second LieutenantRichard Wilson (d.c.1735) ADM 6/13/61ADM 6/1324.1.1725/26 - 30.1.1725/26Second LieutenantWilliam Kinsey (d.1744) ADM 6/13/96ADM 6/13

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
28.8.1701 - 1701PurserChristopher Elliott (d.1704) ADM 6/6/112ADM 6/6

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
14.8.1722 - 30.12.1724Midshipman OrdinaryBlumfield Barradall (d.1749) ADM 107/3/168ADM107/331.12.1724 - 22.2.1725/26MidshipmanBlumfield Barradall (d.1749) ADM 107/3/168ADM107/3

4 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
2.10.1718 - 25.1.1719/20Ordinary SeamanFyfield Coe (d.1763) ADM 107/3/127ADM107/36.9.1722 - 27.10.1722Captain's ServantPeter Rattenbury (c.1710-1746) ADM 107/3/356ADM107/318.4.1723 - 10.8.1725Captain's ServantPeter Rattenbury (c.1710-1746) ADM 107/3/356ADM107/311.8.1725 - 10.1.1726/27ClerkPeter Rattenbury (c.1710-1746) ADM 107/3/356ADM107/3

Service History


DateEventSource
1694In the ChannelBWAS-1714
1697Off DunkirkBWAS-1714
1698Sent to the MediterraneanBWAS-1714
1701at Spithead with a reduced crewBWAS-1714
7.11.1709Paid offADM 51
8.1711Began large repair at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1603
11.1712Completed large repair at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1603
1718Made "fit for sea" at ChathamBWAS-1714
9.1719Fitted for the Vigo expedition at PortsmouthBWAS-1714
21.9.1719Expedition to Vigo
1721Guard ship at PortsmouthBWAS-1714
1724Laid up in ordinary at PortsmouthBWAS-1714
22.2.1725/26Paid offADM 51
24.4.1727Docked at Portsmouth to break up for rebuildingBWAS-1714

 

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