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Nassau

203
Nominal Guns70B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered13.12.1703BWAS-1603
Launched9.1.1706/7BWAS-1603
First Commissioned20.1.1706/7B028
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1603
ShipyardPortsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth B028
Ship Class1706 Establishment 70-Gunner (1706)B028
Constructor
Thomas PoddBritish
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1695-1709
BWAS-1603
CategoryThird RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the LineB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild6.1736B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck150' 6"Imperial Feet45.723 
Length of Keel123' 6"Imperial Feet37.497 
Breadth41' 0"Imperial Feet12.4968 
Depth in Hold17' 4"Imperial Feet5.1961 
Burthen1,104 2694Imperial Feet0.007 

Armament


1707Broadside Weight = 459 Imperial Pound ( 208.1565 kg)BWAS-1714
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

8 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
21.1.1706/7 - 23.11.1711Captain
Charles StricklandBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1724
ADM 6/9/44
BWAS-1603
6.9.1720 - 10.8.1720Captain
Joseph WinderBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1720
ADM 6/12/213
ADM 6/12
8.9.1720 - 6.12.1720Captain
Sir George WaltonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1736
ADM 6/12/213
BWAS-1603
10.4.1721 - 6.3.1722/23Captain
Sir George WaltonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1736
ADM 6/13/9
ADM 6/13
7.3.1722/23 - 31.1.1725/26Captain
Philip VanbrughBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1753
Transfered ADM 6/13/51
BWAS-1603
1.2.1725/26 - 23.11.1726Captain
Salmon MorriceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1732
Transfered ADM 6/13/101
BWAS-1603
24.11.1726 - 25.8.1727Captain
Philip VanbrughBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1753
ADM 6/13/125
BWAS-1603
26.7.1728 - 13.12.1728Captain
Robert ColemanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1739
ADM 6/14/211
BWAS-1603

33 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
21.1.1706/7 - 23.11.1711First Lieutenant
Thomas RussellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1681-1721
ADM 6/9/44
ADM 6/9
21.1.1706/7 - 10.2.1706/7Second Lieutenant
Henry KennettBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1707
ADM 6/9/44
ADM 6/9
21.1.1706/7 - 10.2.1706/7Third Lieutenant
Ralph SaundersonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1715
ADM 6/9/44
ADM 6/9
11.2.1706/7 - 23.12.1708Second Lieutenant
Robert PastonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1709
Transfered ADM 6/9/47
ADM 6/9
29.6.1710 - 23.11.1711Second Lieutenant
John OnleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1698-1738
ADM 6/11/179
ADM 6/11
25.7.1711 - 23.11.1711Third Lieutenant
John StepneyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1711-1718
ADM 6/11/169
Confirmed 16.10.1711
ADM 6/11
6.9.1720 - 10.8.1720First Lieutenant
George ProctorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1708-1736
ADM 6/12/213
ADM 6/12
6.9.1720 - 6.12.1720Third Lieutenant
Henry OsborneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1765
ADM 6/12/213
ADM 6/12
6.9.1720 - 6.12.1720Fourth Lieutenant
Philip VincentBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1720-1743
ADM 6/12/213
ADM 6/12
10.4.1721 - 31.1.1725/26First Lieutenant
Robert CallisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1732
Transfered ADM 6/13/9
ADM 6/13
10.4.1721 - 3.12.1721Second Lieutenant
William YoungBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1727
ADM 6/13/9
ADM 6/13
4.12.1721 - 17.7.1723Second Lieutenant
Stephen DowseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1728
Transfered ADM 6/13/23
ADM 6/13
4.12.1721 - 9.5.1722Fourth Lt. & Lt. at Arms
William YoungBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1727
ADM 6/13/23
ADM 6/13
10.5.1722 - 23.1.1725/26Third Lieutenant
John DoveBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1728
Transfered ADM 6/13/36
ADM 6/13
10.5.1722 - 19.8.1722Fourth Lt. & Lt. at Arms
William YoungBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1727
Transfered ADM 6/13/36
ADM 6/13
20.8.1722 - 23.1.1725/26Fourth Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Henry MitchellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1726
ADM 6/13/43
ADM 6/13
18.7.1723 - 23.1.1725/26Second Lieutenant
The Hon. William HerveyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1718-1743
ADM 6/14/59
ADM 6/13
24.1.1725/26 - bef.8.4.1726Second Lieutenant
Robert GodfreyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1726
Discharged Dead ADM 6/13/96
ADM 6/13
24.1.1725/26 - 27.7.1726Fourth Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Ashby MyngsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1720-1726
ADM 6/13/96
ADM 6/13
31.1.1725/26 - 15.1.1726/27Third Lieutenant
Robert ClaxtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1708-1739
ADM 6/13/101
ADM 6/13
1.2.1725/26 - 27.12.1726First Lieutenant
John StanleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1705-1740
Transfered ADM 6/13/101
ADM 6/13
12.4.1726 - 15.1.1726/27Second Lieutenant
Henry RiceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1728
ADM 6/13/110
ADM 6/13
26.4.1726 - 15.1.1726/27Third Lieutenant
Palmes BravelBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1715
ADM 6/13/112
ADM 6/13
28.7.1726 - 27.10.1726Fourth Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Christopher O'BrienBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1734
Transfered ADM 6/13/124
Confirmed 10.11.1726
ADM 6/13
16.1.1726/27 - 25.8.1727First Lieutenant
Henry RiceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1728
ADM 6/13/131
ADM 6/13
16.1.1726/27 - 25.8.1727Second Lieutenant
Palmes BravelBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1715
ADM 6/13/131
ADM 6/13
16.1.1726/27 - 25.8.1727Third Lieutenant
Arthur DavisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1712-1738
ADM 6/14/131
ADM 6/13
10.6.1727 - 25.8.1727Fourth Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Griffith DearingBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1712-1738
ADM 6/13/151
Confirmed 11.8.1727
ADM 6/13
26.7.1728 - 13.12.1728First Lieutenant
Israel SparkesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1730
ADM 6/14/211
ADM 6/13
26.7.1728 - 31.12.1728Second Lieutenant
John ElliotBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1728
ADM 6/13/211
ADM 6/13
9.2.1728/29 - 5.7.1731Third Lieutenant
Henry SwayslandBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1718-1756
Transfered ADM 6/14/11
ADM 6/14
9.2.1728/29 - 1.9.1729Fourth Lieutenant
Charles PyottBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1726-1738
Transfered ADM 6/14/11
ADM 6/14
11.4.1729 - 23.2.1733/34First Lieutenant
Silvester KennedyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1742
Transfered ADM 6/14/22
ADM 6/14

2 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
11.9.1720 - 1720Chaplain
Robert PattenBritish
Naval Sailor
Clergyman
Service 1720
ADM 6/12/213
ADM 6/12
13.9.1720 - 1720Schoolmaster
Thomas JonesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1717-1720
ADM 6/12/213
ADM 6/12

4 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
24.2.1706/7 - 2.9.1707Midshipman Extra
Samuel GowerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1710
ADM 107/2/267
RNLPC
3.9.1707 - 4.10.1707Midshipman
Samuel GowerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1710
Transfered ADM 107/2/267
RNLPC
22.12.1722 - 22.7.1723Volunteer-per-order
Richard PocockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1720-1735
ADM 107/3/181
ADM 107/3
23.7.1723 - 15.11.1724Midshipman Ordinary
Richard PocockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1720-1735
Transfered ADM 107/3/181
ADM 107/3

Service History


DateEventSource
23.11.1711Paid offADM 51
1712In ordinary at ChathamBWAS-1603
10.1718Began repairs at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1603
1720RecommissionedBWAS-1603
9.1720Completed repairs at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £14534.5.11dBWAS-1603
1722Guard ship at BlackstakesBWAS-1603
1726Recommissioned for the BalticBWAS-1603
1726fitting at UnknownBWAS-1603
1727In the BalticBWAS-1603
25.8.1727Paid offADM 51
1729Guard shipBWAS-1603
3.1735/36Began breaking up for rebuilding at ChathamBWAS-1603
6.1736Breaking up completed at ChathamBWAS-1603

 

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