Cumberland

167
Nominal Guns80B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered4.5.1694BWAS-1603
Launched12.11.1695B028
How acquiredPurpose builtB028
ShipyardBursledon - Hampshire B028
Ship Class1691 Program - 80 gun 3-DeckersB028
ConstructorMrs Anne WyattBWAS-1603
CategoryThird RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Captured10.10.1707B028
BecomesFrench Third Rate ship of the line 'Cumberland' (1707) (84)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck156' 0"Imperial Feet47.5488 
Length of Keel130' 0"Imperial Feet39.624 
Breadth42' 0"Imperial Feet12.8016 
Depth in Hold18' 0"Imperial Feet5.4864 
Burthen1,220Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck156' 0"Imperial Feet47.5488 
Length of Keel130' 0"Imperial Feet39.624 
Breadth42' 0"Imperial Feet12.8016 
Depth in Hold18' 0"Imperial Feet5.4864 
Burthen1,219 7494Tons BM 

Armament


1703Broadside Weight = 552 Imperial Pound ( 250.332 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck26 British 24-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck26 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1694476Design Complement

9 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
10.10.1695 - 4.1697CaptainThomas Dilkes (d.1706) ADM 6/3/94BWAS-160323.11.1696 - 17.5.1697CaptainRobert Sincock (d.1702) ADM 6/4/48ADM 6/43.6.1697 - 9.12.1697CaptainPeter Watton (d.1717) ADM 6/4/102BWAS-16033.4.1701 - 12.1.1701/2CaptainJohn Knapp ADM 6/6/83ADM 6/614.1.1701/2 - 11.9.1702CaptainSimon Fowkes (d.1702) ADM 6/6/130BWAS-160312.9.1702 - 26.4.1703CaptainSamuel Martin (d.1705) ADM 6/8/148
Commission confirmed 5.2.1704/5
BWAS-1603
27.4.1703 - 23.5.1703CaptainThomas Meade (d.1740) ADM 6/8/25
Commission confirmed 10.11.1703
ADM 6/8
13.12.1704 - 25.8.1707CaptainHovenden Walker (1666-1725) ADM 6/8/118BWAS-160329.8.1707 - 10.10.1707CaptainSir Richard Edwards ADM 6/9/29TRN2

25 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
10.12.1695 - 23.11.1696Second LieutenantThomas Peacock (c.1662-?) ADM 6/3/100ADM 6/311.12.1695 - 23.11.1696First LieutenantHumphry Blowers (d.1720) ADM 6/3/100ADM 6/311.12.1695 - 22.11.1696Third LieutenantJohn Gibson ADM 6/3/100ADM 6/323.11.1696 - 9.12.1697First LieutenantGeorge Gray ADM 6/4/48ADM 6/423.11.1696 - 9.12.1697Second LieutenantRobert Gifford ADM 6/4/48ADM 6/45.4.1701 - 31.12.1701First LieutenantJohn Pepys ADM 6/6/85ADM 6/65.4.1701 - 15.1.1701/2Second LieutenantRoger Browne ADM 6/6/84ADM 6/65.4.1701 - 31.12.1701Third LieutenantNathaniel Cooper ADM 6/6/84ADM 6/616.1.1701/2 - 17.2.1702/3First LieutenantJonathon Denn ADM 6/6/137ADM 6/616.1.1701/2 - 20.9.1703Second LieutenantJohn Jerman ADM 6/6/133ADM 6/616.1.1701/2 - 12.1.1702/3Third LieutenantRichard Cook ADM 6/6/133ADM 6/613.1.1702/3 - 3.5.1703Third LieutenantPeter Solgard (d.1738/39) ADM 6/8/30
Commission confirmed 27.11.1703
ADM 6/8
18.2.1702/3 - 20.12.1704First LieutenantRichard Cook ADM 6/8/39
Commission confirmed 29.12.1703
ADM 6/8
21.9.1703 - 11.7.1704Second LieutenantJohn Temple (d.1734) ADM 6/8/39
Commission confirmed 29.12.1703
ADM 6/8
21.12.1704 - 6.3.1706/7First LieutenantSamuel Edwards (c.1671-1707) ADM 6/8/125ADM 6/821.12.1704 - 8.5.1705Second LieutenantRichard Cook ADM 6/8/125ADM 6/821.12.1704 - 24.6.1705Third LieutenantAugustus Rouse (d.1714) ADM 6/8/128ADM 6/89.5.1705 - 26.8.1705Second LieutenantSamuel Francklin (d.1707) ADM 6/8/177ADM 6/825.6.1705 - 6.3.1706/7Third LieutenantRobert Callis (d.1733) ADM 6/8/185ADM 6/87.3.1706/7 - 25.8.1707First LieutenantAugustus Rouse (d.1714) ADM 6/9/65
Commission confirmed 29.4.1707
ADM 6/9
7.3.1706/7 - 7.7.1707Second LieutenantRobert Callis (d.1733) ADM 6/9/65
Commission confirmed 29.4.1707
ADM 6/9
7.3.1706/7 - 25.8.1707Third LieutenantLuke Fitzgerald ADM 6/9/65
Commission confirmed 29.4.1707
ADM 6/9
10.7.1707 - 10.10.1707Second LieutenantThomas Kitchin (d.1737) ADM 6/9/82ADM 6/926.8.1707 - 10.10.1707First LieutenantJohn James Gaches (d.1748) ADM 6/9/90ADM 6/926.8.1707 - 10.10.1707Third LieutenantJohn Ogilvie ADM 6/9/90ADM 6/9

Service History


DateEventSource
9.12.1697Arrived at {location}ADM 51
8.1703At CadizBWAS-1603
1705In the Channel and Bay of BiscayBWAS-1603
1706In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
10.10.1707Battle of the Lizard


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
B028Ships of the Royal Navy - Volume IJ. J. ColledgeBook
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
B065The Ship of the Line Vol IBrian LaveryBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/4ADM 6/4 Commission and Warrent Book 1696 25 May-1698 20 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/6ADM 6/6 Commission and Warrent Book 1699 2 June-1702 26 Jan Archive
ADM 6/8ADM 6/8 Commission and Warrent Book 1703 6 July-1706 3 July Archive
TRN2The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
ADM 6/3ADM 6/3 Commission and Warrant Book 1694/5 Jan.-1696 25 May Archive
ADM 6/9ADM 6/9 Commission and Warrent Book 1706 9 July-1708 Oct. Archive
ADM 51ADM 51 1669-1853 Admiralty: Captains' Logs Archive
 

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Posted by Andrew Worrall on Monday 6th of October 2014 16:05

Are there known plans or pictures of this ship please? Was this ship finally broken up at Trieste?

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