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Deptford

3871
Nominal Guns24BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered4.3.1733/34BWAS-1714
Keel Laid Down5.4.1734BWAS-1714
Launched29.4.1735BWAS-1714
First Commissioned5.5.1735BWAS-1714
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1714
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1714
Constructor
Richard StaceyBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1695-1742
BWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeStoreshipBWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Broken Up5.1756BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck124' 0"Imperial Feet37.7952 
Length of Keel100' 3"Imperial Feet30.5562 
Breadth35' 8"Imperial Feet10.7086 
Depth in Hold15' 6"Imperial Feet4.6025 
Burthen678 894Tons BM 

Armament


5.1735Broadside Weight = 112 Imperial Pound ( 50.7924 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck4 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck16 British 9-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck16 British 1/2-Pound Swivel
Quarterdeck4 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.1735120 BWAS-1714

9 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
5.5.1735 - 7.5.1737Commander
John CrafordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1739
ADM 6/14/211
BWAS-1714
1.5.1738 - 30.8.1739Commander
John CrafordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1739
ADM 6/15/112
ADM 6/15
30.8.1739 - 17.12.1740Commander
Nathaniel WatsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1704-1759
ADM 6/15/216
ADM 6/15
17.12.1740 - 22.8.1742Commander
Abraham GouldBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1721-1743
ADM 6/15/363
BWAS-1714
23.8.1742 - 2.12.1745Commander
John FawlerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1724-1747
ADM 6/16/188
Confirmed 14.6.1743
BWAS-1714
28.12.1745 - 29.1.1745/46Commander
John CrookshanksBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1725-1779
ADM 6/17/364
Confirmed 18.10.1746
ADM 6/17
29.1.1745/46 - 8.3.1747/48Commander
Ambrose SeccombeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1719-1748
ADM 6/17/51
BWAS-1714
8.3.1747/48 - 23.5.1748Commander
George BlanckleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1735-1750
Transfered ADM 6/17/328
ADM 6/17
23.5.1748 - 19.11.1749Commander
John BolesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1745-1760
ADM 3/17/358
ADM 6/17

3 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
2.5.1738 - 22.6.1738Lieutenant
Andrew StevensBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1726-1730
ADM 6/15/112
ADM 6/15
16.7.1739 - 14.8.1739Lieutenant
Rice EdwardsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1719-1745
Transfered ADM 6/15/204
ADM 6/15
14.8.1739 - 17.9.1740Lieutenant
George LawderBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1729-1740
ADM 6/15/211
ADM 6/15

Service History


DateEventSource
1736Sailed to the TagusBWAS-1714
1737Sailed to the MediterraneanBWAS-1714
7.5.1737

Paid off

BWAS-1714
7.1737Began repairs at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1714
2.1738Recommissioned for the MediterraneanBWAS-1714
6.1738Completed repairs at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford at a cost of £5331.0.8dBWAS-1714
12.1740Commissioned for JamaicaBWAS-1714
6.1744Recommissioned for the MediterraneanBWAS-1714
19.11.1749Paid off at Portsmouth Dockyard ADM 106
1.6.1751SurveyedBWAS-1714
30.6.1755SurveyedBWAS-1714
24.4.1756SurveyedBWAS-1714
30.4.1756Ordered to be broken upBWAS-1714
5.1756Broken up at PortsmouthBWAS-1714

 

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