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 byJohn TippettsB028
ConstructorJohn 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 - 13.9.1696CaptainRobert Fairfax (1666-1725)B05114.9.1696 - 18.10.1697CaptainJosias Crow ADM 6/4/25ADM 6/426.2.1700/1 - 3.1.1702/3CaptainRichard Clarke ADM 6/6/61TRN24.1.1702/3 - 30.6.1703CaptainRichard Clarke ADM 6/7/70ADM 6/71.7.1703 - 6.2.1704/5CaptainRichard Clarke ADM 6/7/135ADM 6/71.1.1705/6 - 6.4.1708CaptainSamuel Vincent (d.1719) ADM 6/8/214BWAS-16037.4.1708 - 30.11.1710CaptainSamuel Vincent (d.1719) ADM 6/9/153ADM 6/9

37 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
8.1.1694/95 - 18.10.1697Second LieutenantJohn Ford ADM 6/3/4ADM 6/38.1.1694/95 - 10.6.1697Third LieutenantWilliam Clarke (c.1666-1727) ADM 6/3/4ADM 6/312.6.1697 - 18.10.1697Third LieutenantJordan Sandys (d.1734) ADM 6/4/103ADM 6/428.2.1700/1 - 31.12.1701Second LieutenantWilliam Massam (d.1708) ADM 6/6/63ADM 6/628.2.1700/1 - 4.4.1701Third LieutenantSamuel Oates ADM 6/6/63ADM 6/64.3.1700/1 - 16.11.1702First LieutenantNathaniel Fogg ADM 6/6/67ADM 6/68.5.1701 - 31.12.1701Third LieutenantSamuel Oates (c.1645-?) ADM 6/6/94ADM 6/627.1.1701/2 - 13.1.1702/3Second LieutenantEdward Vaughan ADM 6/6/140ADM 6/629.1.1701/2 - 13.1.1702/3Third LieutenantAllan Brough ADM 6/7/2ADM 6/714.1.1702/3 - 24.3.1702/3Second LieutenantEdward Vaughan ADM 6/7/76ADM 6/714.1.1702/3 - 20.5.1703Third LieutenantAllan Brough ADM 6/7/77ADM 6/725.3.1703 - 16.4.1703Second LieutenantJohn Dobney (d.1741) ADM 6/7/110ADM 6/71.4.1703 - 10.1.1702/3First LieutenantEdward Vaughan ADM 6/7/114ADM 6/78.7.1703 - 25.10.1703Second LieutenantNicholas Gibbon (c.1661-?) ADM 6/8/4ADM 6/89.7.1703 - 25.10.1703First LieutenantAbraham Murcott ADM 6/8/4ADM 6/830.7.1703 - 25.8.1703Third LieutenantJohn Thompson ADM 6/8/8ADM 6/818.9.1703 - 3.3.1703/4Third LieutenantThomas Smart (d.1722) ADM 6/8/16ADM 6/826.10.1703 - 31.12.1705First LieutenantNicholas Gibbon (c.1661-?) ADM 6/8/20ADM 6/826.10.1703 - 1.2.1704/5Second LieutenantStrickland Tyrwhit ADM 6/8/19ADM 6/84.3.1703/4 - 23.4.1705Third LieutenantDaniel Parker (d.1705) ADM 6/8/107
Commission confirmed 1.11.1704
ADM 6/8
2.2.1704/5 - 31.12.1705Second LieutenantIsrael Sparkes (d.1753) ADM 6/8/147ADM 6/81.1.1705/6 - 11.4.1708First LieutenantSamuel Chadwick (d.1727) ADM 6/8/215ADM 6/81.1.1705/6 - 16.3.1707/8Second LieutenantJohn Hemmington (d.1757) ADM 6/8/215ADM 6/81.1.1705/6 - 6.2.1705/6Third LieutenantDavid Taverner ADM 6/8/215ADM 6/87.2.1705/6 - 15.3.1707/8Third LieutenantJoseph Kiggins (d.c.1749) ADM 6/8/229ADM 6/816.3.1707/8 - 11.4.1708Second LieutenantJoseph Kiggins (d.c.1749) ADM 6/9/148ADM 6/916.3.1707/8 - 11.4.1708Third LieutenantGeorge Cox ADM 6/9/147ADM 6/912.4.1708 - 3.10.1709First LieutenantSamuel Chadwick (d.1727) ADM 6/9/155ADM 6/912.4.1708 - 3.10.1709Second LieutenantJoseph Kiggins (d.c.1749) ADM 6/9/155ADM 6/912.4.1708 - 13.1.1708/9Third LieutenantGeorge Cox ADM 6/9/155ADM 6/914.1.1708/9 - 31.7.1709Third LieutenantJames Hanway (d.1727) ADM 6/10/25ADM 6/101.8.1709 - 3.10.1709Third LieutenantJohn Vincent ADM 6/10/78ADM 6/1026.8.1709 - 23.3.1709/10Third LieutenantEdward Nurse (d.bef.1716) ADM 6/10/85ADM 6/104.10.1709 - 30.11.1710First LieutenantJoseph Kiggins (d.c.1749) ADM 6/10/91ADM 6/104.10.1709 - 21.12.1709Second LieutenantJohn Vincent ADM 6/10/91ADM 6/1022.12.1709 - 30.11.1710Second LieutenantThomas Whorwood (d.1745/46) ADM 6/11/15ADM 6/1124.4.1710 - 30.11.1710Third LieutenantSamuel Cockayne (d.1746) ADM 6/11/41ADM 6/11

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
10.2.1706 - 17.4.1708Volunteer-per-orderWilliam Young ADM 107/2/266RNLPC18.4.1708 - 20.4.1710MidshipmanWilliam 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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