Resolution

175
Nominal Guns70B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyBritish Third Rate ship of the line 'Resolution' (1667) (70)
Ordered1696BWAS-1603
Launched30.4.1698B065
How acquiredPurpose builtB065
ShipyardHarwich Dockyard - Harwich BWAS-1603
ConstructorRobert Lee (d.1698)BWAS-1603
CategoryThird RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Foundered27.11.1703B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck148' 2"Imperial Feet45.1115 
Length of Keel120' 9"Imperial Feet36.5874 
Breadth37' 6"Imperial Feet11.2994 
Depth in Hold15' 9"Imperial Feet4.6177 
Burthen902Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck148' 2"Imperial Feet45.1115 
Length of Keel120' 9"Imperial Feet36.5874 
Breadth37' 6"Imperial Feet11.2994 
Depth in Hold15' 9"Imperial Feet4.6177 
Burthen902Tons BM 

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
16.9.1698 - 25.2.1700/1CaptainBasil Beaumont (1669-1703) ADM 6/5/30BWAS-160326.2.1700/1 - 18.6.1702CaptainBasil Beaumont (1669-1703) ADM 6/6/61ADM 6/619.6.1702 - 21.6.1702CaptainJohn Worrell (d.1706) ADM 6/7/41ADM 6/722.6.1702 - 27.11.1703CaptainThomas Liell ADM 6/7/42BWAS-1603

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
3.1702/3 - 27.11.1703Vice-Admiral of the WhiteJohn Graydon (c.1666-1725/26)BWAS-1603

12 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
20.9.1698 - 5.3.1700/1First LieutenantGilbert Burrington ADM 6/5/30ADM 6/520.9.1698 - 27.2.1700/1Second LieutenantWilliam Fairborne (d.1708) ADM 6/5/30ADM 6/520.9.1698 - 27.2.1700/1Third LieutenantRobert Bowler (d.1734) ADM 6/5/30ADM 6/527.2.1700/1 - 5.3.1700/1First LieutenantJohn Warham (d.c.1704) ADM 6/6/64ADM 6/628.2.1700/1 - 19.9.1703Second LieutenantArchibald Bowles ADM 6/6/63ADM 6/628.2.1700/1 - 8.4.1702Third LieutenantCharles Hardy (d.1748) ADM 6/6/63ADM 6/66.3.1700/1 - 19.9.1703First LieutenantGilbert Burrington ADM 6/6/68ADM 6/69.4.1702 - 24.9.1702Third LieutenantWilliam Sampson ADM 6/7/28ADM 6/725.9.1702 - 19.9.1703Third LieutenantArthur Jones (d.1731) ADM 6/7/56ADM 6/720.9.1703 - 27.11.1703First LieutenantArchibald Bowles ADM 6/8/45
Commission confirmed 22.1.1703/4
ADM 6/8
20.9.1703 - 27.11.1703Second LieutenantArthur Jones (d.1731) ADM 6/8/42
Commission confirmed 1.1.1703/4
ADM 6/8
22.9.1703 - 27.11.1703Third LieutenantNathaniel Ramsey (d.1711) ADM 6/8/39
Commission confirmed 5.1.1703/4
ADM 6/8

Service History


DateEventSource
13.3.1702/3Sailed for the West IndiesBWAS-1603
5.6.1703Arrived at JamaicaBWAS-1603
2.8.1703Arrived at NewfoundlandBWAS-1603
22.10.1703Arrived at the DownsBWAS-1603
27.11.1703Run ashore off Pevensey to avoid foundering in the "Great Storm", there was no loss of lifeBWAS-1603


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
27.11.1703-27.11.1703The Great Storm  
 

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