Achilles

2863
Nominal Guns60BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered14.11.1755BWAS-1714
Keel Laid Down12.1755BWAS-1714
Launched16.7.1756BWAS-1714
First Commissioned15.11.1756BWAS-1714
How acquiredBuilt by ContractBWAS-1714
ShipyardKing's Yard - Harwich BWAS-1714
Ship ClassDunkirk ClassBWAS-1714
Designed by Joseph Allin (d.1716)BWAS-1714
Constructor John Barnard (1705-1784)BWAS-1714
CategoryFourth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShip of the Line BWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Sold for Break Up1.6.1784BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck153' 10"Imperial Feet46.6344 
Length of Keel127' 6"Imperial Feet38.7152 
Breadth42' 8"Imperial Feet12.9032 
Depth in Hold18' 9"Imperial Feet5.515 
Draught Forward10' 2"Imperial Feet3.0988 
Draught Aft17' 3"Imperial Feet5.1925 
Burthen1,234 2194Tons BM 

Armament


2.1757Broadside Weight = 474 Imperial Pound ( 214.959 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck24 British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 British 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck8 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
2.1757420EstablishmentBWAS-1714

14 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
15.11.1756 - 22.2.1757Captain Robert Digby (1732-1815) ADM 6/18/324ADM 6/1822.2.1757 - 22.4.1757Acting Captain Andrew Jelfe (d.1765) ADM 36/4799/3ref:12691.4.1757 - 21.8.1759CaptainThe Hon. Samuel Barrington (1729-1800): on board from 22.4.1757 ADM 6/18/377BWAS-171421.8.1759 - 1.3.1760Captain William Brett (c.1718-1769) ADM 6/19/88ADM 6/1922.6.1762 - 2.2.1763Captain William Fortescue (d.1775) ADM 6/19/418BWAS-17145.12.1763 - 19.3.1764CaptainThe Hon. Raby Vane (1736-1769) ADM 6/19/553ADM 6/1919.3.1764 - 23.5.1765CaptainLord William Campbell (1730-1778) ADM 6/20/16BWAS-171417.5.1765 - 1.6.1768Captain John Luttrell (d.1829): on board from 24.5.1765 ADM 6/20/75BWAS-17141.6.1768 - 5.4.1769Captain Henry Marsh (d.1772) ADM 6/20/205BWAS-17145.4.1769 - 25.6.1769Captain Thomas Lee (c.1729-1770): on board from 13.4.1769 ADM 6/20/234ADM 6/2021.6.1769 - 29.8.1770Captain Charles Fielding (1738-1783): on board from 26.6.1769 ADM 6/20/243ADM 6/2016.8.1770 - 15.4.1771Captain John Wheelock (d.1779): on board from 30.8.1770 ADM 6/20/288ADM 6/209.4.1771 - 21.1.1773Captain Richard Collins (c.1735-1780): on board from 16.4.1771 ADM 6/20/365ADM 6/2018.1.1773 - 21.4.1773Captain Richard Onslow (1741-1817): on board from 22.1.1773 ADM 6/20/489
Issued by Sir George Brydges Rodney (Baronet ) (1719-1792)
Commission confirmed 21.4.1773
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1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1.4.1759 - 21.8.1759Rear-Admiral of the Blue George Brydges Rodney (1719-1792)BWAS-1714

12 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
25.3.1760 - 24.5.1762Third Lieutenant Benjamin Caldwell (1739-1820) ADM 6/19/150ref:6767.4.1760 - 20.11.1760First Lieutenant John Luttrell (d.1829)ref:55921.6.1762 - 1.2.1763Third Lieutenant Harry Heron (1743-1817) ADM 6/19/418ADM 6/196.12.1763 - 2.4.1764First Lieutenant Thomas Haynes (c.1732-1789): on board from 14.12.1763 ADM 6/19/553ref:5596.12.1763 - 21.2.1764Second Lieutenant William Hills (d.1777) ADM 6/19/553ref:5596.12.1763 - 21.2.1764Third Lieutenant John Brooks (c.1739-?) ADM 6/19/553ADM 6/192.4.1764 - 1.5.1765Second Lieutenant Benjamin Hill (c.1736-1785) ADM 6/20/19ADM 6/201.7.1766 - 6.12.1766Second Lieutenant Henry Savage (d.1823) ADM 6/20/126ADM 6/206.12.1766 - 19.2.1767Second Lieutenant Thomas Tonken (c.1732-1791) ADM 6/20/150ADM 6/2019.2.1767 - 7.4.1767First Lieutenant Thomas Tonken (c.1732-1791) ADM 6/20/156ADM 6/2023.11.1769 - 11.5.1772Third Lieutenant John Shortland (d.1803) ADM 6/20/262ADM 6/2021.1.1773 - 12.4.1773Second Lieutenant Charles Knatchbull ADM 6/20/490
Issued by Sir George Brydges Rodney (Baronet ) (1719-1792)
Commission confirmed 23.4.1773
ADM 6/20

10 Warrant Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
1756Cook Barnaby Madden (d.1761) ADM 36/4799/1ADM 361756Carpenter James Waghorn ADM 36/4799/1ADM 3617.11.1756 - 1756Gunner Israel Hickes ADM 6/18/326ADM 6/1817.11.1756 - 1756Purser Michael Walsh ADM 6/18/326ADM 6/1816.2.1757 - 23.4.1757Master at arms Henry Penny ADM 36/4799/2ADM 369.3.1757 - 1757Boatswain William Hobbs: on board from 20.3.1757 ADM 6/18/367ADM 3622.3.1757 - 1757Master Thomas Underdown ADM 36/4799/4ADM 361.4.1757 - 1757Chaplain Evans Evan: on board from 27.4.1757 ADM 6/18/376ADM 6/1826.4.1757 - 1757Surgeon Robert Bellas ADM 36/4799/10ADM 363.5.1757 - 1757Master at arms James Steward ADM 36/4799/10ADM 36

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
18.2.1757 - 18.4.1757Master's Mate James Stewart ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3618.3.1757 - 1757Surgeon's Mate Isaac Courtney ADM 36/4799/3ADM 36

338 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
1756Cook's Servant James Middleton ADM 36/4799/1ADM 361756Carpenter's Servant Joshua Knowles ADM 36/4799/1ADM 361756 - 7.4.1757Carpenter's Servant William Wilkinson ADM 36/4799/1ADM 361756 - 19.4.1757Ordinary Seaman John Vaughan ADM 36/4799/1ADM 36c.1756 - 1757Servant John Archer ADM 36/4799/1ADM 36c.1756 - 15.3.1757Servant William Mansfield ADM 36/4799/1ADM 364.10.1756 - 20.2.1757Not Rated Thomas Shannon ADM 36/4799/11ADM 36c.17.11.1756 - 1756Purser's Servant John Golden ADM 36/4799/1ADM 3616.12.1756 - 27.2.1757Not Rated James Bishop ADM 36/4799/11ADM 361.2.1757 - 1757Landman John Leach: on board from 8.2.1757 ADM 36/4799/2ADM 361.2.1757 - 1757Landman Reymond Stirling: on board from 8.2.1757 ADM 36/4799/2ADM 364.2.1757 - 19.4.1757Lieutenant's Servant Thomas Pearse ADM 36/4799/1ADM 365.2.1757 - 8.4.1757Landman John Turner ADM 36/4799/1ADM 3610.2.1757 - 1757Landman Henry Battalle ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3610.2.1757 - 2.1757Landman Isaac Melew ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3610.2.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman Decomby Absalom ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3611.2.1757 - 1757Landman John Fitt ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3612.2.1757 - 2.1757Landman William Marshal ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3613.2.1757 - 1757Landman John Rice ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3613.2.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman Alexander Philips ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3613.2.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman James Wilson ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3613.2.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman Thomas Ogilvie ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3614.2.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman George Taylor ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3614.2.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman John Wear ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3615.2.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman William Newby ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3616.2.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman Samuel Burford ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3616.2.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman Thomas Burford ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3617.2.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman John Morris ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3617.2.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman Robert Dore ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3618.2.1757 - 1757Cooper George Barker ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3618.2.1757 - 1757Purser's Steward Jonathon Davis ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3619.2.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman James Gauchat ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3619.2.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman William Ellison ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3619.2.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman Daniel Veasua ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3619.2.1757 - 1757Unknown Charles Kither ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3622.2.1757 - 26.4.1757Able Seaman James Liddel ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3624.2.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman Moses Henshaw ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3625.2.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman John Pool ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3626.2.1757 - 19.4.1757Ordinary Seaman James Burchett ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3626.2.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman Christopher Cogland ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3626.2.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman Joshua Evans ADM 36/4799/2ADM 364.3.1757 - 22.3.1757Landman James Rossett (d.1757)† ADM 36/4799/2ADM 364.3.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman George Gosling ADM 36/4799/2ADM 364.3.1757 - 30.6.1757Landman William Ball ADM 36/4799/2ADM 366.3.1757 - 1757Armourer's Mate Edward Wiksted ADM 36/4799/3ADM 367.3.1757 - 1757Landman Lazarus Johnson ADM 36/4799/3ADM 367.3.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman Amos Eastwood ADM 36/4799/3ADM 369.3.1757 - 19.3.1756/57Lieutenant's Servant ? Boothby ADM 36/4799/3ADM 369.3.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman Robert Gooding ADM 36/4799/3ADM 369.3.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman John Clark ADM 36/4799/3ADM 3615.3.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman David Williams ADM 36/4799/3ADM 3616.3.1757 - 30.6.1757Gunner's Servant Moses Winter ADM 36/4799/3ADM 3617.3.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman Henry Crown ADM 36/4799/3ADM 3618.3.1757 - 7.4.1757Landman William Campbell ADM 36/4799/3ADM 3618.3.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman William Griffiths ADM 36/4799/3ADM 3620.3.1757 - 1757Boatswain's Servant Samuel Dale ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3620.3.1757 - 1757Boatswain's Servant ? Boothby ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3622.3.1757 - 1757Master's Servant Robert Clunn ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3624.3.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman John Blake ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3624.3.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman John Walford ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3624.3.1757 - 19.4.1757Lieutenant's Servant John Jarvis ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3626.3.1757 - 1757Carpenter's Servant Thomas Benningfield ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3626.3.1757 - 18.4.1757Able Seaman James Bailey ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3626.3.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman Joseph Roberts ADM 36/4799/4ADM 368.4.1757 - 19.4.1757Ordinary Seaman John Hudson ADM 36/4799/4ADM 368.4.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman Joseph Coats ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3616.4.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman William Hillier ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Richard Farrell ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated David Evans ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Henry Raby ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated George Dean ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Carter ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Smith ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Absalom Dickson ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Samuel Bushrod ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Henry Mallony ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Poor ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Chambers ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Edward Hill ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated George Royley ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Willicott ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Colfox ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Ellison ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated James Richardson ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Charles Taylor ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Clyde ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas McDonald ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Stephen Williams ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Edward Redman ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Ralph ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Jolly ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Thompson ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Dawson ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Jones ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Merson ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Abrathat (d.1761) ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Timothy Dohorty ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Butler ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Robert Lamass ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Joshua Danson ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Hive Morrice ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Moses Carroll ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated George Lane ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Samson Gundy ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Wiggan ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Robert Gordon ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Ladd ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Richard Tapperall ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Foster Green ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Timothy Moors ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Vitriol Carroll ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Stephen Palmer ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated David Murry ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John McPherson ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Richard Gambell ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Peter Craven ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Balthazar Husband ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Wood ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Hadley ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated James Jarratt ADM 36/4799/7ADM 3619.4.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman Francis Meher ADM 36/4799/3ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Abija Pope ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Neal Watson ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Robinson ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Thompson ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Evans ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Richard Sopper ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Henry Beal ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Cristy ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Houndsom ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Robert Lamass ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated James McGraham ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Edward Derbyshire ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Morris ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Francis Messey ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Nash ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Badham ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Morgan ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Barnaby Smith ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Tippett ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Winn ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Campbell ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Mackay ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Samuel Farrow ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated George Brown ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Joshua May ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated James Andrews ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Joffery ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Gold ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John McBean ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Stammers ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Edward Smith ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Wealy ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3619.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated George Rattenbury ADM 36/4799/8ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Porter ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Joseph Brake ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Crisp ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Burn ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Owen Doyle ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Dennis Anderton ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Leak ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Brown ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Harwood ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Peter Chester ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Disenton ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Edward King ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Vorton ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Porteous ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Samuel Scoffin ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Shaw ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Osborne ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated James Clements ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Charles Kelly ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Nathaniel Bull ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated THomas Rickaby ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Richard Barford ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Robert Grange ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Hugh Murphy ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Owen Jones ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Jeffery Hunt ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Jones ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Christian Burn ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Daniel McCarty ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Clark ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Mathew Adams ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Richard Farthing ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Alexander Linde ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Smith ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Benjamin Brackett ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Samuel Scott ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Michael Walsh ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Shaw ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Rancon ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated James Gibson ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Andrew Davidson ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Sarnier ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Mathew Mullins ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated James Taylor ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Robert Simmington ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Leonard Thickpenny ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Heard ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated David Pritchard ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Clark ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Charles Burgass ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Richard Williams ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated David Crawley ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated George Legg ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Spicer ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Joseph Stevenson ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Scott ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated George Byard ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated James Todd ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Christian Smith ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Stephen Googe ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Bunce ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Holmes ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Robert Laurence ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Joseph Dublin ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Joshua Blennerhassett ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Furlong ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Lowder ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated George Thompson ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated William White ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Joseph Allen ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Gilbert Nelson ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Salter ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Stretch ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Samuel Teep ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Joshua Reed ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated James Watson ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3620.4.1757Not Rated John Palmer ADM 36/4799/6ADM 3620.4.1757 - 30.4.1757Not Rated William Praton ADM 36/4799/4ADM 3620.4.1757 - 10.5.1757Not Rated Richard Carpenter ADM 36/4799/5ADM 3622.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Bull ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3622.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Pearse ADM 36/4799/10ADM 3622.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Hale ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3622.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Samuel Meddew ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3622.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Richard Jerval ADM 36/4799/10ADM 3622.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Taylor ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3622.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Dunnavon ADM 36/4799/10ADM 3622.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Richards ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3622.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Litford ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3622.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Brown ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3622.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated David Hearn ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3622.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated David Conway ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3622.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Daily ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3622.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Fynn ADM 36/4799/10ADM 3622.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Coalke ADM 36/4799/10ADM 3622.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Philip Russell ADM 36/4799/10ADM 3622.4.1757 - 13.5.1757Not Rated John Masters ADM 36/4799/9ADM 3623.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Austin ADM 36/4799/10ADM 3624.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Dummer ADM 36/4799/10ADM 3624.4.1757 - 19.4.1757Landman Dennis Ferrald ADM 36/4799/2ADM 3626.4.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Gosling ADM 36/4799/10ADM 361.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Jeremiah Punchard ADM 36/4799/10ADM 363.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Gilmore ADM 36/4799/10ADM 363.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated James Sullivan ADM 36/4799/10ADM 363.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Newman ADM 36/4799/10ADM 363.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Hanley ADM 36/4799/10ADM 363.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated David Thorpe ADM 36/4799/10ADM 363.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Shaw ADM 36/4799/10ADM 363.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Daniel Kennedy ADM 36/4799/10ADM 363.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Martin Ceevar ADM 36/4799/10ADM 363.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Barnaby Taylor ADM 36/4799/10ADM 364.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Billingsby ADM 36/4799/10ADM 364.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Martin ADM 36/4799/10ADM 364.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated James Harrison ADM 36/4799/10ADM 364.5.1757 - 1757Surgeon's Servant George Spencer ADM 36/4799/10ADM 364.5.1757 - 1757Lieutenant's Servant Jospeh Butler ADM 36/4799/10ADM 364.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Charles Clarke ADM 36/4799/10ADM 367.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Paul McDavid ADM 36/4799/10ADM 368.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Valentine Jones ADM 36/4799/10ADM 368.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Powell ADM 36/4799/10ADM 368.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Mansfield ADM 36/4799/10ADM 3611.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Harrington ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated James Scarlet ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Shannon ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Hugh Mordy ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Quigley ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Richard Cryer ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Curvier ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Miles Rigan ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Frazier ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated James Hurd ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Quinn ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Henry Plumber ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Barney Casey ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Gillbert Lawry ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Muckard ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Bateman Griffiths ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Frost ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated George Melvill ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Anderson ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Davey ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Myland ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Herrat ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Presu ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Armstrong ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Richard Fulbourgh ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated James Smith ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Peter Patterson ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated George Handurick ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Evan Thomas ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Robertson ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Shepherd ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Charles Conelly ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Brown ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Disley ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Ricahrd Flanningan ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated George Willson ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Richard Ellis ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated George McCatty ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Samuel Crowder ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Hawkins ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Arthur Cain ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Chowetts ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Hamby Price ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated William Davies ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Robert Salteraigh ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Benson ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Richard Meads ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated George Rockfort ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated James Bishop ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Gibbons ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Jones ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Adams ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Jordan ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Stephen Lockhart ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Edward Culpepper ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Sabath? Mathews ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Evans ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated James Stanners ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Williams ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3613.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Thomas Beazley ADM 36/4799/11ADM 3614.5.1757 - 1757Chaplain's Servant William Chapman ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3614.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Sebastian Horseman ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3615.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated John Sporle ADM 36/4799/12ADM 3616.5.1757 - 1757Not Rated Richard Purvis ADM 36/4799/12ADM 36

33 Marines


DatesRankNameSource
12.3.1757 - 1757Private John St John ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Captain of Marines Richard Dennison (d.1768) ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private William Bragg ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private James Bloom ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private Ambrose Fletcher ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private William Ashton ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private Thomas Brown ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private William Brighty ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Drummer John Yound ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private Joseph Mcleod ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private Daniel Campbell ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private Samuel Orr ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Corporal of Marines John Harper ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private Donald McLeod ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private John Buddle ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private William Simcoe ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Corporal of Marines James Dixon ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private John Epps ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private Luke Sheldon ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Sergeant of Marines James Stewart ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private John Woods ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private Robert Pouller ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private Thomas Longby ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Sergeant of Marines Patrick Doriam ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private William Huthins ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private Daniel Frazier ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private Edward Burrows ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 17572nd Lieutenant of Marines Colin Campbell ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 1757Private James Walters ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 18.4.1757Private James Lyon ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 22.4.1757Private Francis Avenal ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 3.5.1757Private Joshua Foxall ADM 36/4799/14ADM 3612.3.1757 - 3.5.1757Private John Howell ADM 36/4799/14ADM 36

Service History


DateEventSource
2.1757CommissionedB066
6.2.1757Completed at Harwich - Essex at a cost of £18797.14.4dBWAS-1714
6.2.1757Began fitting at Harwich - Essex BWAS-1714
17.5.1757Completed fitting at Harwich - Essex at a cost of £1965.6.10dBWAS-1714
9.1757On the Rochefort expeditionB066
5.9.1757Raid on Rochefort
10.1757In Keppel's squadronB066
11.1757In Cornish's squadron until February 1758B066
2.1758In Anson's FleetB066
29.4.1758Action of 29 April 1758
29.5.1758Took the Ship of the Line Raisonnable (64)
4.4.1759Achilles v Le Comte de Saint-Florentine
4.4.1759Took the Ship of the Line Le Comte de Saint-Florentine (60) off Cape Finisterre
6.1759Became Rodney's flagship in the channel.B066
3.7.1759Bombardment of Le Havre
20.7.1759Joined Hawk's fleetB066
10.1759Joined Duff's squadronB066
11.10.1759Ran onto Gourvais RockB066
27.3.1760Sailed with Byron's squadron for LouisbourgB066
1.4.1760Took the Privateer Le Pallas (14) off Brest
8.7.1760Took the Ship Le Bienfaisant (22) off Brest
8.7.1760Took the Ship Le Marquis de Malauze (16) off Brest
29.3.1761Expedition against Belle-Isle
1762In Hawk's fleet during the summerB066
2.2.1763

Paid off

ADM 33
17.9.1763Surveyed but not repairedB066
11.1763Fitted as guardship at PortsmouthB066
11.1763fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth
12.1763Recommissioned as guardship at PortsmouthB066
1770Paid offB066
10.1770Fitted as guardship at PortsmouthB066
10.1770fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth
3.6.1771Sailed for JamaicaB066
4.1773Paid OffB066
1782Refitted as a Other Vessels Hulk
1.6.1784Sold to Boddy and Bacon to break upB066

 

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Posted by Brian Stephens on Tuesday 13th of May 2014 17:55

The Gentleman's magazine. v. 30 (1760)
Thursday, March 27 - Sailed from Plymouth, the Fame and Achilles men of war for Louisbourg, having on board a company of miners to blow up the fortifications of that place. Four days after they sailed, they took the Pallas privateer of Bayonne, of 16 guns and 130 men

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