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Cambridge

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Nominal Guns80B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered27.11.1693BWAS-1603
Launched21.2.1694/95B028
How acquiredPurpose builtB028
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford B028
Ship Class1691 Program - 80 gun 2-Deckers (1691)B028
Designed by
John TippettsBritish
Ship Builder
B028
Constructor
Fisher HardingBritish
Ship Builder
Service 1701
B028
CategoryThird RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild30.8.1713BWAS-1603
Becomes
British Third Rate ship of the line 'Cambridge' (1715) (80) 1715-1750
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck156' 0"Imperial Feet47.5488 
Length of Keel127' 9"Imperial Feet38.7181 
Breadth41' 11 ½"Imperial Feet12.5095 
Depth in Hold17' 0"Imperial Feet5.1816 
Burthen1,194Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck156' 0"Imperial Feet47.5488 
Length of Keel127' 9"Imperial Feet38.7181 
Breadth41' 11 ½"Imperial Feet12.5095 
Depth in Hold17' 0"Imperial Feet5.1816 
Burthen1,194 2894Tons BM 

Armament


21.2.1694/95Broadside 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

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
13.2.1690/91490Design Complement
1709250As a guardshipBWAS-1603

12 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
3.1.1694/95 - 2.1695Captain
Thomas CrawleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1699
ADM 6/3/7
ADM 6/3
2.1695 - 9.1695Captain
James StewartBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1705
ADM 6/3/59
ADM 6/3
19.8.1695 - 30.4.1699Captain
Thomas CrawleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1699
ADM 6/3/71
ADM 6/3
3.4.1701 - 25.12.1701Captain
Robert FairfaxBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1707
ADM 6/6/83
ADM 6/6
14.1.1701/2 - 4.6.1702Captain
Thomas DilkesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1707
Transfered ADM 6/6/130
ADM 6/6
11.6.1702 - 18.3.1702/3Captain
Richard LestockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1705
ADM 6/7/74
Confirmed 9.1.1702/3
ADM 6/7
19.3.1702/3 - 23.3.1702/3Captain
Andrew LeakeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1696
Transfered ADM 6/7/108
ADM 6/7
5.2.1704/5 - 2.12.1705Captain
James LittletonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1719
Transfered ADM 6/8/149
BWAS-1603
3.12.1705 - 31.12.1705Captain
Thomas CleasbeyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1705
ADM 6/8/206
ADM 6/8
1.1.1705/6 - 23.6.1707Captain
James LittletonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1719
ADM 6/8/214
ADM 6/8
24.6.1707 - 17.1.1708/9Captain
Thomas SwantonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1716
ADM 6/9/76
BWAS-1603
18.1.1708/9 - bef.15.9.1712Captain
Francis DoveBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1725
: on board from 1.2.1708/9 ADM 6/10/26
BWAS-1603

2 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
3.6.1695 - 10.1695Vice-Admiral of the Red
Sir Cloudisley ShovellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1672-1707
ADM 6/3/59
ADM 6/3
1696 - 27.8.1697Vice-Admiral
John NevilleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1673-1693
BWAS-1603

33 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
4.1.1694/95 - 5.9.1697Second Lieutenant
George MaughamBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1699
ADM 6/3/2
ADM 6/3
8.1.1694/95 - 4.6.1697Third Lieutenant
Samuel LeggBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1699
ADM 6/3/2
ADM 6/3
9.1.1694/95 - 22.9.1696First Lieutenant
Philip WatkinsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1697
Transfered ADM 6/3/5
ADM 6/3
23.9.1696 - 8.1.1696/97First Lieutenant
Joshua MooreBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1706
ADM 6/4/29
ADM 6/4
5.6.1697 - 30.5.1699First Lieutenant
Samuel LeggBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1699
ADM 6/4/125
Confirmed 15.11.1697
ADM 6/4
5.7.1697 - 30.5.1699Second Lieutenant
Charles CarterBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1711
ADM 6/4/125
Confirmed 15.11.1697
ADM 6/4
5.4.1701 - 31.12.1701First Lieutenant
John FlawesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1703
ADM 6/6/85
ADM 6/6
5.4.1701 - 31.12.1701Second Lieutenant
Samuel GilmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1704
Transfered ADM 6/6/85
ADM 6/6
14.4.1701 - 2.11.1701Third Lieutenant
Richard LestockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1746
Transfered
ADM 6/6
16.1.1701/2 - 23.8.1703First Lieutenant
Richard FalleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1679-1703
ADM 6/6/133
ADM 6/6
19.1.1701/2 - 1.2.1702/3Second Lieutenant
William HamiltonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1703
ADM 6/6/136
ADM 6/6
19.1.1701/2 - 13.9.1702Third Lieutenant
Walter MarkhamBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1706
ADM 6/6/136
ADM 6/6
14.8.1702 - 6.1.1702/3Third Lieutenant
Edward GibbsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1703
ADM 6/7/69
Confirmed 25.12.1702
ADM 6/7
7.1.1702/3 - 30.8.1703Third Lieutenant
Thomas LestockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1705
ADM 6/7/73
ADM 6/7
2.2.1702/3 - 30.8.1703Second Lieutenant
Thomas MunnBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1703
ADM 6/7/83
ADM 6/7
24.8.1703 - 17.1.1708/9First Lieutenant
George HayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1709
ADM 6/8/27
Confirmed 20.11.1703
ADM 6/8
31.8.1703 - 23.2.1704/5Second Lieutenant
Thomas LestockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1705
ADM 6/8/38
Confirmed 29.12.1703
ADM 6/8
31.8.1703 - 9.1.1703/4Third Lieutenant
William SmithBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1704
ADM 6/8/28
Confirmed 22.11.1703
ADM 6/8
10.1.1703/4 - 20.8.1704Third Lieutenant
William GrahamBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1713
ADM 6/8/41
ADM 6/8
21.8.1704 - 6.9.1705Third Lieutenant
Mungo HerdmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1727
ADM 6/8/102
Confirmed 19.10.1704
ADM 6/8
24.2.1704/5 - 6.4.1705Second Lieutenant
William LloydBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1699-1723
Transfered ADM 6/8/157
ADM 6/8
7.9.1705 - 6.1.1708/9Second Lieutenant
Mungo HerdmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1727
Transfered ADM 6/8/208
Confirmed 9.12.1705
ADM 6/8
8.9.1705 - 28.3.1707Third Lieutenant
William ProbynBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1713
ADM 6/8/209
Confirmed 11.12.1705
ADM 6/8
29.3.1707 - 6.1.1708/9Third Lieutenant
William OgilvieBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1707-1716
Transfered ADM 6/9/68
Confirmed 5.5.1707
ADM 6/9
18.1.1708/9 - 16.11.1709First Lieutenant
William WeighmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1679-1735
Transfered ADM 6/10/26
ADM 6/10
18.1.1708/9 - 1.2.1708/9Second Lieutenant
Nathaniel CooperBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1682-1729
Transfered ADM 6/10/26
ADM 6/10
18.1.1708/9 - 6.12.1709Third Lieutenant
Richard DoveBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1734
Transfered ADM 6/10/26
ADM 6/10
4.2.1708/9 - 27.3.1711Second Lieutenant
Thomas BillopBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1732
ADM 6/10/30
ADM 6/10
17.11.1709 - 27.3.1711First Lieutenant
Andrew HorsemanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1712
Transfered ADM 6/11/5
ADM 6/11
7.12.1709 - 1.11.1711Third Lieutenant
James RichardsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1712
Transfered ADM 6/11/12
ADM 6/11
28.3.1711 - 15.9.1712First Lieutenant
Thomas BillopBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1732
ADM 6/11/124
ADM 6/11
28.3.1711 - 15.9.1712Second Lieutenant
William WilsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1718
ADM 6/11/125
ADM 6/11
2.11.1711 - 15.9.1712Third Lieutenant
John WoodenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1713
ADM 6/11/174
ADM 6/11

4 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
4.1.1694/95 - 1695Gunner
Thomas MullinsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/26
ADM 6/3
18.1.1694/95 - 1695Volunteer
John Tivill AlfryBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/30
ADM 6/23
28.1.1694/95 - 1695Chaplain
Richard FletcherBritish
Naval Sailor
Clergyman
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/32
ADM 6/3
4.12.1710 - 1.3.1710/11Midshipman Extra
Nathaniel DarkinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1719
Transfered ADM 6/11/85
ADM 6/11

5 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
15.1.1694/95 - 1695Volunteer
Edward KerneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/9
ADM 6/3
21.1.1694/95 - 1695Volunteer
George MaughamBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1699
ADM 6/3/30
ADM 6/3
6.2.1694/95 - 1695Volunteer
Peter SandersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/34
ADM 6/3
5.5.1695 - 23.8.1695Midshipman
Thomas CoxBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1683-1695
ADM 107/1/98
ADM 107/1
4.9.1695 - 1695Volunteer
Andrew StewartBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/75
ADM 6/3

Service History


DateEventSource
1696For the SoundingsBWAS-1603
30.4.1699

Paid off

ADM 51
1702Cadiz operationsBWAS-1603
12.10.1702Battle of Vigo
13.8.1704Battle of Malaga
1705At Barcelona and AlicanteBWAS-1603
1707Sailed to Lisbon and then the SoundingsBWAS-1603
1708Sailed to the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1709Guard ship at the NoreBWAS-1603
15.9.1712Paid offADM 51
30.8.1713

Docked at Woolwich ot broken up and rebuilt

BWAS-1603


Notes on Ship


Launch DateB065
Lavery gives the launch date as 1695/12/02, which is in error

 

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