Edinburgh

4052
Nominal Guns32B028
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyScottish Fifth Rate ship 'Royal William' (1696) (32)
Acquired1.5.1707B028
First Commissioned1.8.1707B028
ShipyardLondon - Thames B149
CategoryFifth RateB028
Ship TypeShip B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Sunk as Breakwater10.8.1709B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck99' 0"Imperial Feet30.1752 
Length of Keel83' 4 ½"Imperial Feet25.3111 
Breadth28' 8"Imperial Feet8.5598 
Depth in Hold11' 0"Imperial Feet3.3528 
Burthen364 4294Tons BM 

Armament


1707Broadside Weight = 107 Imperial Pound ( 48.5245 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck10 British 9-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck18 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 British 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1707145 BWAS-1603

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
5.8.1707 - 17.2.1707/8CaptainThomas Gordon ADM 6/9/88ADM 6/9

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
5.8.1707 - 17.2.1707/8LieutenantRobert Milne (d.bef.1734) ADM 6/9/91ADM 6/9

Service History


DateEventSource
17.2.1707/8Paid offADM 51
24.5.1708Ordered to be soldBWAS-1603
10.8.1709Sunk at Harwich as a breakwaterBWAS-1603

 

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