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Chichester

168
Nominal Guns80B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered4.4.1693BWAS-1603
Launched6.3.1694/95B028
How acquiredPurpose builtB028
ShipyardChatham Dockyard - Chatham B028
Designed by
John TippettsBritish
Ship Builder
B028
Constructor
Robert LeeBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1681-1698
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CategoryThird RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild1705B028
Becomes
British Third Rate ship of the line 'Chichester' (1706) (80) 1706-1749
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck157' 3"Imperial Inch3.9878 (13′ 0″ Imperial)
Length of Keel130' 5"Imperial Inch3.302 (10′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth41' 9 ½"Imperial Inch1.0414 (3′ 4″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold17' 0"Imperial Inch0.4318 (1′ 4″ Imperial)
Burthen1,210Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck157' 3"Imperial Inch3.9878 (13′ 0″ Imperial)
Length of Keel130' 5"Imperial Inch3.302 (10′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth41' 9 ½"Imperial Inch1.0414 (3′ 4″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold17' 0"Imperial Inch0.4318 (1′ 4″ Imperial)
Burthen1,211 5594Tons BM 

Armament


6.3.1694/95Broadside Weight = 734.5 Imperial Pound ( 333.0963 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck26 British Demi-Cannon
Upper Gun Deck26 British Culverin
Quarterdeck20 British Saker
Roundhouse4 British 3-Pounder
Lower Deck Bow Chaser2 British Culverin
Upper Deck Bow Chaser2 British Saker

1704Broadside Weight = 630.5 Imperial Pound ( 285.9323 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck24 British Demi-Cannon
Gun Deck30 British 12-Pounder
Gun Deck22 British Saker
Gun Deck4 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
13.2.1690/91490Design Complement

11 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
21.1.1694/95 - 2.9.1695Captain
Sir Richard EdwardsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1708
ADM 6/3/11
ADM 6/3
c.10.6.1695 - 2.4.1696Captain
Charles BrittiffBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1696
Transfered
BWAS-1603
26.8.1695 - 7.9.1696Captain
John JenningsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1726
Transfered ADM 6/3/73
BWAS-1603
8.9.1696 - 1697Captain
Robert DeaneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1697
ADM 6/4/23
ADM 6/4
30.1.1699/1700 - 22.1.1701/2Captain
Sir Robert RobinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1678-1702
ADM 6/6/21
BWAS-1603
1702 - 12.1.1702/3Captain
Jedediah BarkerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1703
BWAS-1603
14.1.1701/2 - 16.3.1701/2Captain
Archibald HamiltonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1747
Transfered ADM 6/6/130
ADM 6/6
16.3.1701/2 - 1702Captain
Andrew PedderBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1699
† ADM 6/7/19
BWAS-1603
7.6.1703 - 16.6.1704Captain
John HartnollBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1711
ADM 6/8/32
Confirmed 10.12.1703
ADM 6/8
17.6.1704 - 14.7.1704Captain
Thomas CoalBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1668-1706
ADM 6/8/82
BWAS-1603
15.7.1704 - 4.12.1706Captain
John RedmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1708
ADM 6/8/85
ADM 6/8

29 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
4.1.1693/94 - 27.9.1695First Lieutenant
John LowenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1711
ADM 6/3/1
ADM 6/3
4.1.1694/95 - 17.12.1696Third Lieutenant
John PaulBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1713
ADM 6/3/2
ADM 6/3
28.1.1694/95 - 12.9.1695Second Lieutenant
Edmond DraperBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1697
ADM 6/3/32
ADM 6/3
13.9.1695 - 23.3.1697/98Second Lieutenant
Samuel RyddallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1795
Transfered ADM 6/3/78
ADM 6/3
28.9.1695 - 12.10.1695First Lieutenant
William CrouchBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1698
ADM 6/3/81
ADM 1
13.10.1695 - 1696First Lieutenant
John FlawesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1703
ADM 6/4/34
Confirmed 5.10.1696
ADM 6/4
18.12.1696 - 17.6.1697Third Lieutenant
George LumleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1710
Transfered ADM 6/4/55
ADM 6/4
24.3.1697/98 - 1.2.1699/1700Second Lieutenant
John CodnerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1697
ADM 6/5/13
ADM 6/5
2.2.1699/1700 - 14.1.1700/1First Lieutenant
John WardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1705
ADM 6/6/22
ADM 6/6
2.2.1699/1700 - 9.4.1701Second Lieutenant
Wagden BakerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1701
ADM 6/6/22
ADM 6/6
2.2.1699/1700 - 25.3.1700Third Lieutenant
Richard CanningBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1716
ADM 6/6/22
ADM 6/6
27.3.1700 - 4.4.1701Third Lieutenant
Mathew TaleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1700-1701
ADM 6/6/29
ADM 6/6
15.1.1700/1 - 9.4.1701First Lieutenant
Thomas WilshawBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1714
ADM 6/6/52
ADM 6/6
5.4.1701 - 20.1.1701/2Third Lieutenant
William CoulseaBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1700-1737
Transfered ADM 6/6/85
ADM 6/6
10.4.1701 - 15.1.1701/2First Lieutenant
Wagden BakerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1701
ADM 6/6/87
ADM 6/6
10.4.1701 - 15.1.1701/2Second Lieutenant
Beaumont RaymondBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1715
ADM 6/6/87
ADM 6/6
16.1.1701/2 - 17.3.1701/2First Lieutenant
Thomas MeadeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1715
Transfered ADM 6/6/133
ADM 6/6
16.1.1701/2 - 16.3.1701/2Second Lieutenant
James AndersonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1706
Transfered ADM 6/6/133
ADM 6/6
21.1.1701/2 - 16.3.1701/2Third Lieutenant
Mathew NesbittBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1711
ADM 6/6/138
ADM 6/6
17.3.1701/2 - 2.1.1702/3Second Lieutenant
Edward St LoeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1727
ADM 6/7/20
ADM 6/7
17.3.1701/2 - 7.12.1702Third Lieutenant
Robert LaconBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1700-1702
ADM 6/7/20
ADM 6/7
18.3.1701/2 - 10.4.1703First Lieutenant
William ConeyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1707
ADM 6/7/20
ADM 6/7
8.12.1702 - 2.1.1702/3Third Lieutenant
Joseph WattsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1720
ADM 6/8/25
ADM 6/8
3.1.1702/3 - 29.4.1703Second Lieutenant
Joseph WattsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1720
ADM 6/8/25
Confirmed 10.11.1703
ADM 6/8
3.1.1702/3 - 29.4.1703Third Lieutenant
Edward StoreyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1717
ADM 6/8/29
Confirmed 27.11.1703
ADM 6/8
30.4.1703 - 29.8.1703Second Lieutenant
Edward StoreyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1717
Transfered ADM 6/8/29
Confirmed 27.11.1703
ADM 6/8
30.4.1703 - 26.6.1704Third Lieutenant
James ToddBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1706
Transfered ADM 6/8/32
Confirmed 10.12.1703
ADM 6/8
11.6.1703 - 15.12.1704First Lieutenant
Michael WalfordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1713
Transfered ADM 6/8/32
Confirmed 10.12.1703
ADM 6/8
12.7.1704 - 22.8.1704Second Lieutenant
John TempleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1730
Transfered ADM 6/8/85
ADM 6/8

12 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1695 - 5.5.1695Boatswain
Robert PittmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
Transfered ADM 6/9/54
ADM/A
1695 - 17.9.1695Chaplain
Thomas JohnsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Clergyman
Service 1695
Transfered ADM 6/3/79
ADM 6/3
19.2.1694/95 - 1695Volunteer
Winall DanceyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/37
ADM 6/3
4.4.1695 - 1695Cook
John WardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1695
ADM 6/3/26
ADM 6/3
6.5.1695 - 15.9.1695Boatswain
John TurnerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/54
ADM 6/3
16.9.1695 - 1695Boatswain
Thomas DavyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/78
ADM 6/3
30.9.1695 - 1695Carpenter
Arthur CrispinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/81
ADM 6/3
19.4.1700 - 26.2.1700/1Midshipman Extra
Benjamin BarnettBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1679-1703
ADM 6/6/32
ADM 6/6
22.5.1700 - 1700Midshipman Extra
John WarhamBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1703
ADM 6/6/41
ADM 6/6
22.5.1700 - 1700Midshipman Extra
William HamiltonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1701
ADM 6/6/41
ADM 6/6
20.2.1700/1 - 7.3.1700/1Midshipman Extra
Robert RobinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1726
Transfered ADM 6/6/57
ADM 6/6
29.7.1701 - 28.9.1701Midshipman Extra
Nathaniel BoyceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1705
ADM 6/6/109
ADM 6/6

5 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
4.2.1694/95 - 1695Volunteer
Joseph WatermanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1703
ADM 6/3/33
ADM 6/3
6.2.1694/95 - 1695Volunteer
Charles ShadwellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/34
ADM 6/3
13.2.1694/95 - 1695Volunteer
James GranthamBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/34
ADM 6/3
20.2.1694/95 - 1695Volunteer
Thomas LunnBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/37
ADM 6/3
14.12.1703 - 26.2.1703/4Midshipman
Henry PowerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1724
Transfered ADM 107/2/90
ADM 107/2

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
1.2.1700/1 - 1.6.1702Ordinary Seaman
James RobinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1728
Transfered ADM 107/2/110
ADM 107/2

Service History


DateEventSource
1700Guard ship at PortsmouthBWAS-1603
1702With the fleet at Cadiz and then to the West IndiesBWAS-1603
1703In the West IndiesBWAS-1603
1704Returned homeBWAS-1603

 

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