Newark

170
Nominal Guns80B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyBritish Third Rate ship of the line 'Newark' (1695) (80)
Ordered17.5.1693BWAS-1603
Launched3.6.1695B028
How acquiredPurpose builtB028
ShipyardHessel Cliff - The Humber B028
Ship Class1691 Program - 80 gun 2-DeckersB028
Designed by John TippettsB028
Constructor John FrameBWAS-1603
CategoryThird RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild1713B028
BecomesBritish Third Rate ship of the line 'Newark' (1695) (80)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck157' 1 ½"Imperial Inch3.9878 (13′ 0″ Imperial)
Length of Keel130' 5 ½"Imperial Inch3.302 (10′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth41' 10 ½"Imperial Inch1.0414 (3′ 4″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold18' 0"Imperial Inch0.4572 (1′ 5″ Imperial)
Burthen1,216Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck157' 1 ½"Imperial Inch3.9878 (13′ 0″ Imperial)
Length of Keel130' 5 ½"Imperial Inch3.302 (10′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth41' 10 ½"Imperial Inch1.0414 (3′ 4″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold18' 0"Imperial Inch0.4572 (1′ 5″ Imperial)
Burthen1,216 7594Tons BM 

Armament


3.6.1695Broadside Weight = 708 Imperial Pound ( 321.078 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck24 British Demi-Cannon
Upper Gun Deck26 British Culverin
Quarterdeck16 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle6 British 6-Pounder
Roundhouse4 British 3-Pounder
Lower Deck Bow Chaser2 British Culverin

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
13.2.1690/91490Design Complement

7 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1695 - 13.9.1696Captain Robert Fairfax (1666-1725)B05114.9.1696 - 18.10.1697Captain Josias Crow ADM 6/4/25ADM 6/426.2.1700/1 - 3.1.1702/3Captain Richard Clarke ADM 6/6/61TRN24.1.1702/3 - 30.6.1703Captain Richard Clarke ADM 6/7/70ADM 6/71.7.1703 - 6.2.1704/5Captain Richard Clarke ADM 6/7/135ADM 6/71.1.1705/6 - 6.4.1708Captain Samuel Vincent (d.1719) ADM 6/8/214BWAS-16037.4.1708 - 30.11.1710Captain Samuel Vincent (d.1719) ADM 6/9/153ADM 6/9

37 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
8.1.1694/95 - 18.10.1697Second Lieutenant John Ford ADM 6/3/4ADM 6/38.1.1694/95 - 10.6.1697Third Lieutenant William Clarke (c.1666-1727) ADM 6/3/4ADM 6/312.6.1697 - 18.10.1697Third Lieutenant Jordan Sandys (d.1734) ADM 6/4/103ADM 6/428.2.1700/1 - 31.12.1701Second Lieutenant William Massam (d.1708) ADM 6/6/63ADM 6/628.2.1700/1 - 4.4.1701Third Lieutenant Samuel Oates ADM 6/6/63ADM 6/64.3.1700/1 - 16.11.1702First Lieutenant Nathaniel Fogg ADM 6/6/67ADM 6/68.5.1701 - 31.12.1701Third Lieutenant Samuel Oates (c.1645-?) ADM 6/6/94ADM 6/627.1.1701/2 - 13.1.1702/3Second Lieutenant Edward Vaughan ADM 6/6/140ADM 6/629.1.1701/2 - 13.1.1702/3Third Lieutenant Allan Brough (c.1668-?) ADM 6/7/2ADM 6/714.1.1702/3 - 24.3.1702/3Second Lieutenant Edward Vaughan ADM 6/7/76ADM 6/714.1.1702/3 - 20.5.1703Third Lieutenant Allan Brough (c.1668-?) ADM 6/7/77ADM 6/725.3.1703 - 16.4.1703Second Lieutenant John Dobney (c.1676-1741) ADM 6/7/110ADM 6/71.4.1703 - 10.1.1702/3First Lieutenant Edward Vaughan ADM 6/7/114ADM 6/78.7.1703 - 25.10.1703Second Lieutenant Nicholas Gibbon (c.1661-?) ADM 6/8/4ADM 6/89.7.1703 - 25.10.1703First Lieutenant Abraham Murcott ADM 6/8/4ADM 6/830.7.1703 - 25.8.1703Third Lieutenant John Thompson ADM 6/8/8ADM 6/818.9.1703 - 3.3.1703/4Third Lieutenant Thomas Smart (d.1722) ADM 6/8/16ADM 6/826.10.1703 - 31.12.1705First Lieutenant Nicholas Gibbon (c.1661-?) ADM 6/8/20ADM 6/826.10.1703 - 1.2.1704/5Second Lieutenant Strickland Tyrwhit ADM 6/8/19ADM 6/84.3.1703/4 - 23.4.1705Third Lieutenant Daniel Parker (d.1705) ADM 6/8/107
Commission confirmed 1.11.1704
ADM 6/8
2.2.1704/5 - 31.12.1705Second Lieutenant Israel Sparkes (d.1753) ADM 6/8/147ADM 6/81.1.1705/6 - 11.4.1708First Lieutenant Samuel Chadwick (c.1675-1727) ADM 6/8/215ADM 6/81.1.1705/6 - 16.3.1707/8Second Lieutenant John Hemmington (d.1757) ADM 6/8/215ADM 6/81.1.1705/6 - 6.2.1705/6Third Lieutenant David Taverner ADM 6/8/215ADM 6/87.2.1705/6 - 15.3.1707/8Third Lieutenant Joseph Kiggins (d.c.1749) ADM 6/8/229ADM 6/816.3.1707/8 - 11.4.1708Second Lieutenant Joseph Kiggins (d.c.1749) ADM 6/9/148ADM 6/916.3.1707/8 - 11.4.1708Third Lieutenant George Cox ADM 6/9/147ADM 6/912.4.1708 - 25.8.1709First Lieutenant Samuel Chadwick (c.1675-1727) ADM 6/9/155ADM 6/912.4.1708 - 3.10.1709Second Lieutenant Joseph Kiggins (d.c.1749) ADM 6/9/155ADM 6/912.4.1708 - 13.1.1708/9Third Lieutenant George Cox ADM 6/9/155ADM 6/914.1.1708/9 - 31.7.1709Third Lieutenant James Hanway (d.1727) ADM 6/10/25ADM 6/101.8.1709 - 3.10.1709Third Lieutenant John Vincent ADM 6/10/78ADM 6/1026.8.1709 - 23.3.1709/10Third Lieutenant Edward Nurse (d.bef.1716) ADM 6/10/85ADM 6/104.10.1709 - 30.11.1710First Lieutenant Joseph Kiggins (d.c.1749) ADM 6/10/91ADM 6/104.10.1709 - 21.12.1709Second Lieutenant John Vincent ADM 6/10/91ADM 6/1022.12.1709 - 30.11.1710Second Lieutenant Thomas Whorwood (d.1745/46) ADM 6/11/15ADM 6/1124.4.1710 - 30.11.1710Third Lieutenant Samuel Cockayne (d.1746) ADM 6/11/41ADM 6/11

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
10.2.1706 - 17.4.1708Volunteer-per-order William Young ADM 107/2/266RNLPC18.4.1708 - 20.4.1710Midshipman William Young ADM 107/2/266RNLPC

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
9.1.1795 - 1795VolunteerSir Charles Rich (3rd Baronet Rich, of London) (1680-1706) ADM 6/3/5ADM 6/3

Service History


DateEventSource
4.5.1694Building contract issuedBWAS-1603
18.10.1697Paid offADM 51
13.8.1704Battle of Malaga
6.2.1704/5Paid offADM 51
30.11.1710Paid offADM 51
12.5.1713Docked at Chatham to be broken up and rebuiltBWAS-1603

 

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