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Nominal Guns64BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered4.3.1758BWAS-1714
Keel Laid Down18.4.1758BWAS-1714
Named28.10.1760BWAS-1714
Launched3.3.1764BWAS-1714
First Commissioned5.3.1771BWAS-1714
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1714
ShipyardPortsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
Designed by
Sir Thomas SladeBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1744-1756
BWAS-1714
Constructor
Thomas BucknallBritish
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1728-1772
BWAS-1714
CategoryThird RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShip of the LineBWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Broken Up8.1804BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck158' 0"Imperial Feet48.1584 
Length of Keel129' 6 ½"Imperial Feet39.3319 
Breadth44' 0"Imperial Feet13.4112 
Depth in Hold18' 10"Imperial Feet5.4864 
Burthen1,336 1494Tons BM 

Armament


3.1771Broadside Weight = 600 Imperial Pound ( 272.1 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck26 British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck10 British 9-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 9-Pounder

1794Broadside Weight = 678 Imperial Pound ( 307.473 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck26 British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck10 British 9-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 24-Pound Carronade
Forecastle2 British 9-Pounder
Roundhouse6 British 18-Pound Carronade

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
49101,794 BWAS-1714

8 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
5.3.1771 - 7.12.1773Captain
Richard KingBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1738-1805
ADM 6/20/358
BWAS-1714
7.12.1773 - 30.6.1781Captain
George VandeputBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1758
ADM 6/20/531
BWAS-1714
23.3.1782 - 3.4.1783Captain
Richard Rodney BlighBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1750-1813
ADM 6/22/432
BWAS-1714
27.7.1790 - 18.5.1793Captain
Andrew MitchellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1777-1806
ADM 6/24/56
ADM 6/24
18.5.1793 - 30.7.1794Captain
John BrownBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1772-1808
Transfered ADM 6/24/239
BWAS-1714
30.7.1794 - 26.4.1796Captain
John McDougallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1772-1814
: on board from 10.8.1794 ADM 6/25/68
BWAS-1714
27.4.1796 - 26.12.1800Captain
Robert MurrayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1781-1814
BWAS-1714
23.2.1801 - 13.2.1802Captain
John DawsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1781-1814
BWAS-1714

2 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1.6.1795 - 1796Rear-Admiral of the Red
Thomas PringleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1760-1801
BWAS-1714
10.1798 - 14.3.1800Vice-Admiral of the White
George VandeputBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1758
† Discharged Dead
BWAS-1714

17 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
27.7.1790 - 23.8.1790First Lieutenant
The Hon. Charles JonesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1782-1796
Transfered ADM 6/24/56
ADM 6/24
27.7.1790 - 26.8.1790Second Lieutenant
James OughtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1783-1825
ADM 6/24/56
ADM 6/24
27.7.1790 - 24.9.1790Fourth Lieutenant
Cadwallader Blaney RoperBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1778-1790
ADM 6/24/56
ADM 6/24
3.8.1790 - 26.8.1790Third Lieutenant
Henry BeasantBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1783-1790
ADM 6/24/57
ADM 6/24
27.8.1790 - 24.9.1790First Lieutenant
James OughtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1783-1825
Transfered ADM 6/24/62
ADM 6/24
27.8.1790 - 1790Second Lieutenant
Henry BeasantBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1783-1790
ADM 6/24/62
ADM 6/24
21.9.1790 - 2.11.1790Fourth Lieutenant
Thomas GilbertBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1800
Superannuated ADM 6/24/69
ADM 6/24
25.9.1790 - 1790First Lieutenant
Joseph MurrayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1779-1790
ADM 6/24/70
ADM 6/24
25.9.1790 - 21.11.1790Acting Third Lieutenant
Cadwallader Blaney RoperBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1778-1790
ADM 6/24/70
ADM 6/24
3.11.1790 - 1790Fourth Lieutenant
Thomas Palmer AcklandBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1780-1797
ADM 6/24/85
ADM 6/24
22.11.1790 - 1790First Lieutenant
Robert SayerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1802
ADM 6/24/91
ADM 6/24
22.11.1790 - 1790Second Lieutenant
John FrewBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790
ADM 6/24/91
ADM 6/24
22.11.1790 - 1790Third Lieutenant
Jahleel BrentonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1840
ADM 6/24/92
ADM 6/24
21.11.1796 - 26.4.1797Acting Lieutenant
Ebenezer GealeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1799
NAO
16.10.1799 - 26.12.1800Lieutenant
George Vandepot CrosbeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1781-1815
NAO
12.11.1799 - 30.1.1800Acting Lieutenant
Ebenezer GealeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1799
NAO
31.1.1800 - 11.12.1800Lieutenant
Ebenezer GealeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1799
NAO

10 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1764 - aft.12.8.1764Cook
William TipperBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1764
ADM 106/1132/224
ADM 106
26.4.1764 - 1766Purser
George GodfreyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1764-1794
ADM/A
1766Purser
Alexander CharlesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1766
ADM 106/1145/198
ADM 106
1766 - 28.3.1766Cook
Richard RichardsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1766
† Discharged Dead ADM 106/1145/91
ADM 106
3.4.1766 - 1766Cook
William HughesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1766
ADM 106/1145/96
ADM 106
7.2.1783 - 3.4.1783Master
Thomas BellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1779-1799
ADM 29-1
21.5.1795 - 17.4.1796Master
John RussellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1782-1798
ADM 29-1
18.4.1796 - 10.8.1798Master
David SmithBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1780-1798
ADM 29-1
25.5.1796 - 26.12.1800Chaplain
John CookesleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Clergyman
Service 1796-1801
ADM 29-1
10.3.1801 - 5.5.1802Master
Thomas SmithBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1778-1804
ADM 29-1

3 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
1774 - 1775Midshipman
Philip d'AuvergneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1769-1814
ref:616
27.4.1796 - 20.11.1796Master's Mate
Ebenezer GealeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1799
NAO
27.4.1797 - 16.6.1799Master's Mate
Ebenezer GealeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1793-1799
NAO

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
28.8.1798 - 1800Able Seaman
John BrentonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1798-1846
NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
30.2.1758Design approvedBWAS-1714
3.3.1764Laid up after her launchBWAS-1714
16.5.1764Completed at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £26348.19.3dBWAS-1714
1771fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £7526.19.7dBWAS-1714
3.1771Commissioned as a guardship at PortsmouthBWAS-1714
22.6.1773At the Spithead ReviewBWAS-1714
4.12.1774Arrived in BostonNDARI
10.6.1775Sailed for North AmericaBWAS-1714
2.7.1776Staten Island Landings
4.1777Began small repair at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
8.1777Completed small repair at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £12277.14.0dBWAS-1714
27.4.1778Sailed for the East IndiesBWAS-1714
8.1778At PondicherryBWAS-1714
4.1781Sailed home and paid offBWAS-1714
20.6.1781Paid offADM 34
1.1782Began coppering and fitting at Chatham - Kent BWAS-1714
6.1782Completed coppering and fitting at Chatham - Kent at a cost of £10700.12.2dBWAS-1714
20.10.1782Battle of Cape Spartel
3.4.1783

Paid off

ADM 34
5.1786Began large repair at Chatham - Kent BWAS-1714
6.1787Completed large repair at Chatham - Kent at a cost of £27030.0.0dBWAS-1714
6.1790Recommissioned for the Spanish Armament then paid offBWAS-1714
8.1790fitting at Unknown at a cost of £2788.0.0dBWAS-1714
4.1793Began fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1714
8.1793Completed fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £6564.0.0dBWAS-1714
26.12.1793Sailed for the West IndiesBWAS-1714
7.1794Returned homeBWAS-1714
8.1794In the DownsBWAS-1714
1.1795In the North SeaBWAS-1714
16.8.1796Sailed for HalifaxBWAS-1714
10.1798Flagship at HalifaxBWAS-1714
11.1800Returned to England and paid offBWAS-1714
1.1801Began fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1714
2.1801RecommissionedBWAS-1714
3.1801Completed fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £8855.0.0dBWAS-1714
5.5.1802

Paid off

ADM 35
8.1804Broken up at ChathamBWAS-1714


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
1.1.1775-1.1.1775North American Squadron on the 1st of January 1775
Samuel GravesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1732-1783
 
9.1782-12.1782Fleet for the relief of Gibraltar 1782
Lord Richard Howe (4th Viscount Howe)British
Naval Sailor
Marine
Service 1736-1799
 
 

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