Nominal Guns90B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
ShipyardPortsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth B028
Constructor William Bagwell (d.bef.1697/98)B065
CategorySecond RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck165' 0"Imperial Feet50.292 
Length of Keel133' 6"Imperial Feet40.543 
Breadth45' 4"Imperial Feet13.7363 
Depth in Hold18' 3"Imperial Feet5.4959 
Burthen1,459Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck165' 0"Imperial Feet50.292 
Length of Keel133' 6"Imperial Feet40.543 
Breadth45' 4"Imperial Feet13.7363 
Burthen1,459 3294Tons BM 


1697Broadside Weight = 792 Imperial Pound ( 359.1731 kg)B032
Lower Gun Deck26 British 32-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck28 British 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 British Saker
Quarterdeck12 British Saker
Forecastle4 British Saker
Roundhouse2 British 3-Pounder

1697Broadside Weight = 697 Imperial Pound ( 316.0901 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck22 British Demi-Cannon
Gun Deck30 British Culverin
Gun Deck2 British 6-Pounder
Gun Deck24 British Saker
Gun Deck2 British 3-Pounder

1703Broadside Weight = 821 Imperial Pound ( 372.3235 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck26 British Demi-Cannon
Middle Gun Deck26 British Culverin
Upper Gun Deck26 British Demi-Culverin
Quarterdeck12 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle4 British 6-Pounder
Roundhouse2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
16975801689 Establishment figureB032

10 Ship Commanders

3.1.1696/97 - 10.10.1697Captain Francis Wyvell (d.1729) ADM 6/4/59BWAS-160313.1.1701/2 - 19.1.1701/2Captain John Leake (1656-1720) Transfered ADM 6/6/130BWAS-160323.1.1701/2 - 31.5.1702CaptainSir Robert Robinson (d.1717/18): on board from 30.1.1701/2 ADM 6/6/138ADM 6/61.6.1702 - 30.5.1702Captain John Leake (1656-1720) ADM 6/7/39ADM 6/720.6.1702 - 9.11.1702Captain William Bokenham (d.1702)† Discharged DeadTRN24.1.1702/3 - 1.3.1702/3Captain Basil Beaumont (1669-1703) ADM 6/7/70ADM 6/72.3.1702/3 - 26.7.1703Second Captain Richard Hughes (1670-1756) Transfered ADM 6/7/101BWAS-160326.7.1703 - 8.5.1704Second Captain Richard Canning (d.1726) ADM 6/8/49
Confirmed 11.2.1703/4
ADM 6/8
13.12.1704 - 16.9.1706Second Captain Samuel Whitaker (d.1707) Transfered ADM 6/8/117BWAS-160322.8.1706 - 22.10.1707Second Captain Edmund Loades (d.1707) ADM 6/9/65
Confirmed 29.4.1707
ADM 6/9

3 Flag Officers

c.2.3.1702/3 - 1703Vice-Admiral Stafford Fairborne (d.1716)SOTON1705 - 9.1705Rear-Admiral of the RedSir Thomas Dilkes (d.1706)BWAS-16039.1705 - 22.10.1707Admiral of the FleetSir Cloudisley Shovell (1650-1707)TRN2

40 Commissioned Officers

5.1.1696/97 - 6.12.1697First Lieutenant Francis Jurin ADM 6/4/60ADM 6/49.1.1696/97 - 6.12.1697Second Lieutenant John Power ADM 6/4/60ADM 6/413.1.1696/97 - 6.12.1697Third Lieutenant Robert Stevens ADM 6/4/61ADM 6/413.1.1696/97 - 9.9.1697Fifth Lieutenant Thomas Stephenson ADM 6/4/61ADM 6/43.2.1696/97 - 6.12.1697Acting Fourth Lieutenant Robert Stiles ADM 6/4/69ADM 6/416.1.1701/2 - 28.1.1702/3First Lieutenant Joshua Roydhouse (c.1657-?) ADM 6/6/133ADM 6/616.1.1701/2 - 20.7.1702Fifth Lieutenant James Stewart (c.1678-1757) ADM 6/6/134ADM 6/620.1.1701/2 - 19.7.1702Acting Fourth Lieutenant Richard Leake (d.1720/21) ADM 6/6/135ADM 6/627.1.1701/2 - 10.10.1703Third Lieutenant John Babb (c.1680-1704) ADM 6/6/140ADM 6/630.1.1701/2 - 11.2.1702/3Second Lieutenant Strickland Tyrwhit ADM 6/7/4ADM 6/720.7.1702 - 12.2.1702/3Acting Fourth Lieutenant James Stewart (c.1678-1757) ADM 6/7/83ADM 6/720.7.1702 - 2.2.1702/3Fifth Lieutenant George Warren ADM 6/7/63
Confirmed 4.12.1702
ADM 6/7
29.1.1702/3 - 25.7.1703First Lieutenant Robert Bowler (d.1734) ADM 6/7/89ADM 6/73.2.1702/3 - 25.7.1703Fifth Lieutenant George Loggan (d.1703/4) Transfered ADM 6/7/85ADM 6/712.2.1702/3 - 26.7.1703Second Lieutenant James Stewart (c.1678-1757) ADM 6/7/92ADM 6/712.2.1702/3 - 25.7.1703Acting Fourth Lieutenant George Warren Transfered ADM 6/7/92ADM 6/726.7.1703 - 8.5.1704First Lieutenant Lewis Billingsley (c.1681-1707) ADM 6/8/58
Confirmed 29.2.1703/4
ADM 6/8
26.7.1703 - 8.5.1704Second Lieutenant Robert Clarke (c.1681-1708/9) ADM 6/8/39
Confirmed 5.1.1703/4
ADM 6/8
26.7.1703 - 10.10.1703Acting Fourth Lieutenant Arthur Field (d.1726) ADM 6/8/53
Confirmed 4.2.1703/4
ADM 6/8
26.7.1703 - 10.10.1703Fifth Lieutenant Nicholas Haddock (1686-1746) ADM 6/8/49
Confirmed 10.2.1703/4
ADM 6/8
11.10.1703 - 8.5.1704Third Lieutenant Arthur Field (d.1726) ADM 6/8/53ADM 6/811.10.1703 - 8.5.1704Acting Fourth Lieutenant Nicholas Haddock (1686-1746) ADM 6/8/49
Confirmed 10.2.1703/4
ADM 6/8
26.12.1704 - 4.1.1704/5Second Lieutenant Thomas Witts (d.1707) ADM 6/8/126ADM 6/85.1.1704/5 - 11.1.1704/5First Lieutenant Thomas Witts (d.1707) ADM 6/8/130ADM 6/812.1.1704/5 - 13.1.1705/6First Lieutenant William Ockman (c.1670-1740) Transfered ADM 6/8/136ADM 6/812.1.1704/5 - 6.3.1704/5Second Lieutenant Charles Howard (d.1707) ADM 6/8/136ADM 6/812.1.1704/5 - 6.3.1704/5Third Lieutenant George Lumley (c.1671-1710) ADM 6/8/136ADM 6/812.1.1704/5 - 6.3.1704/5Acting Fourth Lieutenant Nicholas Saule (d.1707) ADM 6/8/136ADM 6/812.1.1704/5 - 18.2.1704/5Fifth Lieutenant Robert Clarke (c.1681-1708/9) ADM 6/8/136ADM 6/819.2.1704/5 - 30.1.1705/6Fifth Lieutenant Charles Boyle (d.1720) ADM 6/8/154ADM 6/87.3.1704/5 - 30.1.1705/6Second Lieutenant George Lumley (c.1671-1710) ADM 6/8/160ADM 6/87.3.1704/5 - 30.1.1705/6Third Lieutenant Nicholas Saule (d.1707) ADM 6/8/160ADM 6/87.3.1704/5 - 25.1.1705/6Acting Fourth Lieutenant Robert Clarke (c.1681-1708/9) ADM 6/8/160ADM 6/831.1.1705/6 - 22.10.1707First Lieutenant George Lumley (c.1671-1710) ADM 6/8/226ADM 6/831.1.1705/6 - 16.10.1706Second Lieutenant Nicholas Saule (d.1707) Transfered ADM 6/8/226ADM 6/831.1.1705/6 - 22.10.1707Third Lieutenant George Shelvocke (d.1728) ADM 6/8/226ADM 6/831.1.1705/6 - 22.3.1705/6Acting Fourth Lieutenant Charles Boyle (d.1720) Transfered ADM 6/8/226ADM 6/831.1.1705/6 - 9.7.1707Fifth Lieutenant Thomas Kitchin (d.1737) Transfered ADM 6/8/226ADM 6/823.3.1705/6 - 20.10.1706Acting Fourth Lieutenant Thomas Chapman ADM 6/8/244ADM 6/821.10.1706 - 10.11.1706Third Lieutenant Thomas Chapman Transfered ADM 6/9/18ADM 6/9

1 Petty Officer

2.6.1702 - 12.6.1703Midshipman James Robinson (d.c.1730) ADM 107/2/110ADM 107/2

2 Crewmen

13.6.1703 - 30.9.1703Quarter Gunner James Robinson (d.c.1730) Transfered ADM 107/2/110ADM 107/21707 - 22.10.1707MidshipmanSir John Narborough (1st Baronet Narborough) (1684-1707)E-WIKI

Service History

19.6.1702Left Spithead as part of the Allied fleet bound for CadizTRN2
12.8.1702The fleet anchored in the Bay of Bulls, 6 miles from CadizTRN2
12.10.1702Battle of Vigo
24.7.1703Arrived off LisbonSOTON
22.9.1703Off Altea, sailing for England soon afterwardsSOTON
21.7.1704Present at the capture of GibraltarE-WIKI
8.5.1705Put to see from Portsmouth as part of a convoy escort with the Hazardous (54) , Lennox (70) and Monmouth (64)
7.1707At the seige of Toulon until AugustTRN2
22.10.1707Wrecked on the Scilly Isles with the loss of all on boardTRN2


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