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Nominal Guns70B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered17.12.1703BWAS-1603
Launched29.3.1705BWAS-1603
First Commissioned24.3.1704/5B028
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1603
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford B028
Constructor
Fisher HardingBritish
Ship Builder
Service 1701
BWAS-1603
CategoryThird RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the LineB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild29.12.1718BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck150' 8"Imperial Feet45.7241 
Length of Keel123' 8"Imperial Feet37.4992 
Breadth41' 0"Imperial Feet12.4968 
Depth in Hold17' 6"Imperial Feet5.2034 
Burthen1,105 7194Tons BM 

Armament


29.3.1705Broadside Weight = 459 Imperial Pound ( 208.1565 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck24 British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 British Demi-Culverin
Quarterdeck12 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle4 British 6-Pounder
Roundhouse4 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
4.1706440Design Complement

5 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
24.3.1704/5 - 10.8.1705Second Captain
Thomas CleasbeyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1705
ADM 6/8/166
BWAS-1603
11.8.1705 - 2.12.1705Captain
Thomas CleasbeyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1705
Transfered ADM 6/8/189
ADM 6/8
3.12.1705 - 16.12.1705Captain
James LittletonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1719
ADM 6/8/206
ADM 6/8
17.12.1705 - 23.11.1709Captain
Kerrit RoffeyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1711
ADM 6/8/209
BWAS-1603
12.12.1709 - 6.8.1714Captain
Philip CavendishBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1743
Transfered ADM 6/11/13
BWAS-1603

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1708Vice-Admiral of the Blue
Edward WhitakerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1713
BWAS-1603

20 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
27.3.1705 - 12.10.1706First Lieutenant
Thomas RochfortBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1712
Transfered ADM 6/8/167
ADM 6/8
27.3.1705 - 25.8.1706Second Lieutenant
Robert TrevorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1741
Transfered ADM 6/8/167
ADM 6/8
5.4.1705 - 29.4.1706Third Lieutenant
William FearnlyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1675-1720
Transfered ADM 6/8/169
ADM 6/8
30.4.1706 - 25.8.1706Third Lieutenant
Anthony ScottBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1708
ADM 6/9/63
Confirmed 25.4.1707
ADM 6/9
26.8.1706 - 9.1.1706/7Second Lieutenant
Anthony ScottBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1708
ADM 6/9/63
Confirmed 25.4.1707
ADM 6/9
29.8.1706 - 12.1.1706/7Third Lieutenant
John BarnettBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1708
ADM 6/9/63
Confirmed 25.4.1707
ADM 6/9
10.1.1706/7 - 25.1.1707/8First Lieutenant
Anthony ScottBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1708
ADM 6/9/63
Confirmed 25.4.1707
ADM 6/9
13.1.1706/7 - 26.1.1707/8Second Lieutenant
John BarnettBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1708
ADM 6/9/63
Confirmed 25.4.1707
ADM 6/9
13.1.1706/7 - 16.5.1707Third Lieutenant
Robert JenningsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1711
Transfered ADM 6/9/63
Confirmed 25.4.1707
ADM 6/9
17.5.1707 - 1.3.1707/8Third Lieutenant
John CurtisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1707-1718
ADM 6/9/69
ADM 6/9
26.1.1707/8 - 1.3.1707/8First Lieutenant
Richard RowzierBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1736
ADM 6/9/128
ADM 6/9
27.1.1707/8 - 9.9.1708Second Lieutenant
William HaddockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1720
ADM 6/9/128
ADM 6/9
2.3.1707/8 - 24.9.1708First Lieutenant
Richard RowzierBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1736
ADM 6/9/143
ADM 6/9
2.3.1707/8 - 1.9.1708Third Lieutenant
John CurtisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1707-1718
ADM 6/9/143
ADM 6/9
2.9.1708 - 11.12.1709Third Lieutenant
William KinseyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1708-1732
ADM 6/10/90
Confirmed 22.9.1709
ADM 6/10
10.9.1708 - 13.12.1709Second Lieutenant
John CurtisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1707-1718
ADM 6/10/89
Confirmed 20.9.1709
ADM 6/10
25.9.1708 - 11.12.1709First Lieutenant
Yard EastleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1709
ADM 6/10/89
Confirmed 20.9.1709
ADM 6/10
12.12.1709 - 23.4.1710First Lieutenant
Charles KilligrewBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1723
Transfered ADM 6/11/13
ADM 6/11
12.12.1709 - 4.11.1714Third Lieutenant
Peter OsbornBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1744
ADM 6/11/13
ADM 6/11
14.12.1709 - 4.11.1714Second Lieutenant
John OliphantBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1741
ADM 6/11/13
ADM 6/11

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
9.11.1710 - 6.7.1714Volunteer-per-order
George ProwseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1729
Transfered ADM 107/3/79
ADM 107/3

Service History


DateEventSource
1705Commissioned for the Channel and Bay of BiscayBWAS-1603
8.1706Sailed to the West IndiesBWAS-1603
3.1706/7Sailed homeBWAS-1603
1708In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1709In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1710Sailed to Lisbon and then into the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1713Returned homeBWAS-1603
29.12.1718Docked at Portsmouth to be broken up for rebuildingBWAS-1603
1.4.1719Remains transported to Woolwich for rebuildingBWAS-1603

 

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