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Falkland

4205
Faulkand
Nominal Guns50BWAS-1714
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
Ordered24.6.1701BWAS-1714
Acquired1702BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1603
Constructor
Robert ShortisBritish
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1695-1699
BWAS-1714
CategoryFourth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShip of the LineBWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Broken Up to Rebuild8.4.1718BWAS-1714
Becomes

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck128' 6"Imperial Feet39.0198 
Length of Keel109' 0"Imperial Feet33.2232 
Breadth33' 2"Imperial Feet10.0753 
Depth in Hold13' 9"Imperial Feet4.0386 
Burthen637 7394Tons BM 

Armament


1703Broadside Weight = 210 Imperial Pound ( 95.235 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck20 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

1703Broadside Weight = 204 Imperial Pound ( 92.514 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck20 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

1704Broadside 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
1703230EstablishmentBWAS-1714

6 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
27.8.1702 - 20.1.1702/3Captain
Fleetwood EmesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1699
Transfered ADM 6/7/51
ADM 6/7
21.1.1702/3 - 1.3.1702/3Captain
John UnderdownBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1713
Transfered ADM 6/7/80
BWAS-1603
12.2.1707/8 - 9.3.1707/8Captain
Walter RiddleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1713
ADM 6/9/139
ADM 6/9
10.3.1707/8 - 21.11.1712Captain
Robert ColemanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1739
ADM 6/9/144
ADM 6/9
6.1.1714/15 - 8.3.1715/16Captain
John SmithBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1715
ADM 6/12/16
BWAS-1603
9.3.1715/16 - 1.1.1716/17Captain
John SapsfordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1718
ADM 6/12/64
BWAS-1603

18 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
27.8.1702 - 24.2.1702/3First Lieutenant
George HawesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1703
ADM 6/7/51
ADM 6/7
27.8.1702 - 1.3.1702/3Second Lieutenant
William DavenportBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1707
Transfered ADM 6/7/51
ADM 6/7
13.10.1702 - 19.11.1703First Lieutenant
Coningsby NorburyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1734
Transfered ADM 6/8/19
Confirmed 22.10.1703
ADM 6/8
26.2.1702/3 - 19.9.1704First Lieutenant
George StidsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Merchant Sailor
Service 1676-1709
ADM 6/7/96
ADM 6/7
1.4.1703 - 27.10.1707Second Lieutenant
Henry EagleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1709
ADM 6/7/114
ADM 6/7
20.9.1704 - 4.4.1705First Lieutenant
John BlinkherneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1705
ADM 6/8/94
ADM 6/8
5.4.1705 - 27.10.1707First Lieutenant
Mark HarrisonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1707
ADM 6/8/169
ADM 6/8
28.10.1707 - 18.12.1709First Lieutenant
Henry EagleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1709
ADM 6/9/112
Confirmed 1.12.1707
ADM 6/9
29.11.1707 - 21.2.1710/11Second Lieutenant
Thomas GloverBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1711
ADM 6/9/113
Confirmed 1.12.1707
ADM 6/9
19.12.1709 - 5.12.1711First Lieutenant
Thomas SavageBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1685-1713
ADM 6/11/14
ADM 6/11
6.12.1710 - 24.2.1710/11First Lieutenant
William StephensonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1714
ADM 6/11/119
Confirmed 12.3.1710/11
ADM 6/11
22.2.1710/11 - 2.1.1711/12Second Lieutenant
Timothy BridgeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1737
Transfered ADM 6/11/126
Confirmed 5.4.1711
ADM 6/11
25.2.1710/11 - 21.11.1712First Lieutenant
John CleavlandBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1715
ADM 6/11/195
ADM 6/11
3.1.1711/12 - 21.11.1712Second Lieutenant
Charles BargraveBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1742
ADM 6/15/185
ADM 6/11
13.1.1714/15 - 1.1.1716/17First Lieutenant
George GotherBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1722
ADM 6/12/19
ADM 6/12
13.1.1714/15 - 1.1.1716/17Second Lieutenant
L'Estrange MordauntBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1699-1740
ADM 6/12/19
ADM 6/12
13.1.1714/15 - 1.6.1715Third Lieutenant
Henry PowerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1724
ADM 6/12/19
ADM 6/12
24.11.1715 - 11.4.1716Third Lieutenant
Henry PowerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1724
Transfered ADM 6/12/57
ADM 6/12

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRankNameSource
2.6.1715 - 23.11.1715Midshipman Extra
Henry PowerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1724
ADM 6/12/43
ADM 6/12

Service History


DateEventSource
1703Commissioned for the North SeaBWAS-1603
15.7.1704Took the Flûte
La Seine (54) 1699-1704
French 54 Gun
Unrated Flûte
off the Azores

1705Sailed to VirginiaBWAS-1603
1706Sailed to NewfoundlandBWAS-1603
1708In the Downs and the North SeaBWAS-1603
1709Sailed to Guinea with a convoyBWAS-1603
1711In the ChannelBWAS-1603
21.11.1712Paid offADM 51
1715In the ChannelBWAS-1603
1716In the BalticBWAS-1603
1.1.1716/17Paid offADM 51
8.4.1718Docked at Deptford to break up for rebuildingBWAS-1603

 

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