Nominal Guns74BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Keel Laid Down18.11.1755BWAS-1714
First Commissioned29.12.1757BWAS-1714
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1714
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1714
Ship ClassDublin ClassBWAS-1714
Constructor Adam Hayes (d.1785)BWAS-1714
CategoryThird RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShip of the Line BWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Broken Up12.1774BWAS-1714


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck165' 6"Imperial Feet50.2943 
Length of Keel134' 4 ¾"Imperial Feet40.8623 
Breadth46' 8"Imperial Feet14.0547 
Depth in Hold19' 9"Imperial Feet5.8166 
Burthen1,556 7794Tons BM 


28.12.1757Broadside Weight = 781 Imperial Pound ( 354.1835 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck28 British 32-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck14 British 9-Pounder
Forecastle4 British 9-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
26.8.1755550Design Complement

5 Ship Commanders

29.12.1757 - 29.9.1758CaptainSir Piercy Brett (c.1710-1781) ADM 6/18/465BWAS-171429.9.1758 - 15.11.1759Captain Robert Hughes (c.1716-1774) ADM 6/18/540BWAS-171415.11.1759 - 23.6.1760Captain Hyde Parker (1713/14-1783) Transfered ADM 6/19/112BWAS-171423.6.1760 - 10.11.1762Captain Richard Kempenfelt (1715-1782) ADM 6/19/497
Issued by Charles Steevens (1705-1761)
Confirmed 16.5.1763
10.11.1762 - 29.7.1764Captain George Ourry (1732-1800) ADM 6/20/47
Issued by Samuel Cornish (1715-1770), East Indies - Asia
Confirmed 27.8.1764

2 Flag Officers

23.6.1760 - 17.5.1761Rear-Admiral of the Red Charles Steevens (1705-1761)† Discharged DeadBWAS-171417.5.1761 - 29.7.1764Rear-Admiral of the Red Samuel Cornish (1715-1770)BWAS-1714

2 Commissioned Officers

20.11.1759 - 19.12.1759Third Lieutenant Hyde Parker (1739-1807) ADM 6/19/113ODNB19.12.1759 - 23.6.1760Second Lieutenant Hyde Parker (1739-1807) Transfered ADM 6/19/119ODNB

Service History

23.2.1758Completed at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford at a cost of £36082.17.2dBWAS-1714
5.6.1758Raid on Saint-Malo
12.11.1758Sailed for the Leewards IslandsBWAS-1714
1759coppering at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
1.1759At MartiniqueBWAS-1714
16.1.1759Attack on Martinique
20.1.1759Capture of Guadeloupe
2.1759At GuadeloupeBWAS-1714
6.1.1760Sailed for the East IndiesBWAS-1714
4.9.1760Siege of Pondicherry
10.2.1761Capture of MaheBWAS-1714
6.6.1762Manilla operations
24.9.1762Battle of Manilla
21.10.1763Sailed for homeBWAS-1714
29.7.1764Paid offADM 51
12.1774Broken up at PortsmouthBWAS-1714


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