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
Constructor Mrs 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 - 4.1697Captain Thomas Dilkes (d.1706) ADM 6/3/94BWAS-160323.11.1696 - 17.5.1697Captain Robert Sincock (d.1702) ADM 6/4/48ADM 6/43.6.1697 - 9.12.1697Captain Peter Watton (d.1717) ADM 6/4/102BWAS-16033.4.1701 - 12.1.1701/2Captain John Knapp ADM 6/6/83ADM 6/614.1.1701/2 - 11.9.1702Captain Simon Fowkes (d.1702) ADM 6/6/130BWAS-160312.9.1702 - 26.4.1703Captain Samuel Martin (d.1705) ADM 6/8/148
Confirmed 5.2.1704/5
BWAS-1603
27.4.1703 - 23.5.1703Captain Thomas Meade (d.1740) ADM 6/8/25
Confirmed 10.11.1703
ADM 6/8
13.12.1704 - 25.8.1707Captain Hovenden 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 Lieutenant Thomas Peacock (c.1662-?) ADM 6/3/100ADM 6/311.12.1695 - 23.11.1696First Lieutenant Humphry Blowers (d.1720) ADM 6/3/100ADM 6/311.12.1695 - 22.11.1696Third Lieutenant John Gibson ADM 6/3/100ADM 6/323.11.1696 - 9.12.1697First Lieutenant George Gray ADM 6/4/48ADM 6/423.11.1696 - 9.12.1697Second Lieutenant Robert Gifford ADM 6/4/48ADM 6/45.4.1701 - 31.12.1701First Lieutenant John Pepys ADM 6/6/85ADM 6/65.4.1701 - 15.1.1701/2Second Lieutenant Roger Browne ADM 6/6/84ADM 6/65.4.1701 - 31.12.1701Third Lieutenant Nathaniel Cooper (c.1667-?) ADM 6/6/84ADM 6/616.1.1701/2 - 17.2.1702/3First Lieutenant Jonathon Denn ADM 6/6/137ADM 6/616.1.1701/2 - 20.9.1703Second Lieutenant John Jerman ADM 6/6/133ADM 6/616.1.1701/2 - 12.1.1702/3Third Lieutenant Richard Cook ADM 6/6/133ADM 6/613.1.1702/3 - 3.5.1703Third Lieutenant Peter Solgard (d.1738/39) ADM 6/8/30
Confirmed 27.11.1703
ADM 6/8
18.2.1702/3 - 20.12.1704First Lieutenant Richard Cook ADM 6/8/39
Confirmed 29.12.1703
ADM 6/8
21.9.1703 - 11.7.1704Second Lieutenant John Temple (d.1734) ADM 6/8/39
Confirmed 29.12.1703
ADM 6/8
21.12.1704 - 6.3.1706/7First Lieutenant Samuel Edwards (c.1671-1707) ADM 6/8/125ADM 6/821.12.1704 - 8.5.1705Second Lieutenant Richard Cook (c.1674-?) ADM 6/8/125ADM 6/821.12.1704 - 24.6.1705Third Lieutenant Augustus Rouse (d.1714) ADM 6/8/128ADM 6/89.5.1705 - 26.8.1705Second Lieutenant Samuel Francklin (d.1707) ADM 6/8/177ADM 6/825.6.1705 - 6.3.1706/7Third Lieutenant Robert Callis (c.1686-1733) ADM 6/8/185ADM 6/87.3.1706/7 - 25.8.1707First Lieutenant Augustus Rouse (d.1714) ADM 6/9/65
Confirmed 29.4.1707
ADM 6/9
7.3.1706/7 - 7.7.1707Second Lieutenant Robert Callis (c.1686-1733) ADM 6/9/65
Confirmed 29.4.1707
ADM 6/9
7.3.1706/7 - 25.8.1707Third Lieutenant Luke Fitzgerald ADM 6/9/65
Confirmed 29.4.1707
ADM 6/9
10.7.1707 - 10.10.1707Second Lieutenant Thomas Kitchin (d.1737) ADM 6/9/82ADM 6/926.8.1707 - 10.10.1707First Lieutenant John James Gaches (d.1748) ADM 6/9/90ADM 6/926.8.1707 - 10.10.1707Third Lieutenant John Ogilvie ADM 6/9/90ADM 6/9

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
17.2.1701/2 - 6.4.1704Midshipman Thomas Lunn ADM 107/2/21ADM 107/2

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

 

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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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