Dartmouth

3821
Nominal Guns54BWAS-1603
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered24.12.1695BWAS-1603
Acquired3.3.1697/98BWAS-1603
First Commissioned1702B028
ShipyardSouthampton - Hampshire B028
Ship Class1694 Programme 54-GunnerB028
ConstructorJames ParkerB028
CategoryFourth RateBWAS-1603
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild3.1713/14B028
BecomesBritish Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Dartmouth' (1716) (54)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck131' 0 ¾"Imperial Feet39.9479 
Length of Keel108' 10 ½"Imperial Feet32.9311 
Breadth34' 3 ½"Imperial Feet10.3759 
Depth in Hold13' 6 ½"Imperial Feet3.9751 
Burthen681Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck131' 0 ¾"Imperial Feet39.9479 
Length of Keel108' 10 ½"Imperial Feet32.9311 
Breadth34' 3 ½"Imperial Feet10.3759 
Depth in Hold13' 6"Imperial Feet4.0132 
Burthen681 4794Tons BM 

Armament


3.3.1697/98Broadside Weight = 228 Imperial Pound ( 103.398 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck22 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck8 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
11.1693280Design Complement

8 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
11.9.1697 - 27.3.1698CaptainJohn Worrell (d.1706) ADM 6/4/117ADM 6/425.9.1701 - 29.9.1701CaptainThomas Stepney ADM 6/6/114ADM 6/630.9.1701 - 14.1.1701/2CaptainJames Wishart (d.1723) ADM 6/6/115BWAS-160315.1.1701/2 - 23.9.1702CaptainDaniel Reeves (d.1702)† ADM 6/6/132BWAS-160324.9.1702 - 1.2.1702/3CaptainBaron Wylde (d.1737) ADM 6/7/55ADM 6/72.2.1702/3 - 6.8.1703CaptainLeonard Crow ADM 6/7/83BWAS-16037.8.1703 - 17.10.1708CaptainWilliam Cock ADM 6/8/10BWAS-160318.10.1708 - 16.9.1713CaptainThe Hon. Charles Stewart (1681-1740/41) ADM 6/9/189BWAS-1603

11 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
10.9.1697 - 31.1.1698/99Second LieutenantThomas Stephenson ADM 6/4/117ADM 6/411.9.1697 - 1697First LieutenantJames Miller ADM 6/4/117ADM 6/425.9.1701 - 30.9.1701First LieutenantAdam Baynes ADM 6/6/114ADM 6/61.10.1701 - 19.12.1705First LieutenantRobert Harward ADM 6/6/115ADM 6/61.10.1701 - 7.1.1702/3Second LieutenantThomas Cooke ADM 6/6/115ADM 6/626.2.1702/3 - 18.12.1704Second LieutenantHenry Langrish ADM 6/7/96ADM 6/721.12.1704 - 10.3.1708/9Second LieutenantHenry Masters ADM 6/8/125ADM 6/812.1.1705/6 - 8.5.1709First LieutenantGeorge Pomeroy ADM 6/8/219ADM 6/811.3.1708/9 - 16.9.1713Second LieutenantJames Hamilton (d.1756) ADM 6/10/43ADM 6/1018.8.1709 - 21.8.1710First LieutenantThomas Rumsey (d.1726) ADM 6/10/83ADM 6/104.6.1713 - 16.9.1713First LieutenantRobert Prosser (d.1738) ADM 6/11/270
Commission confirmed 18.8.1713
ADM 6/11

Service History


DateEventSource
1703Sailed to St Helena and the Cape of Good HopeBWAS-1603
1708Convoys to and from St HelenaBWAS-1603
1709In the SoundingsBWAS-1603
1710Sailed to the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1713Returned homeBWAS-1603
16.9.1713Paid offADM 51
7.5.1714Docked at Woolwich to rebuildBWAS-1603

 

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