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Faversham

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Feversham
Nominal Guns44BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered7.6.1711BWAS-1714
Acquired7.1.1740/41BWAS-1714
First Commissioned16.1.1740/41BWAS-1714
ShipyardBlackwall - London BWAS-1714
Ship Class1733 Establishment 44-Gunner (1733)BWAS-1714
Constructor
John PerryBritish
Ship Builder
Service 1713-1771
BWAS-1714
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShipBWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Sold13.4.1749BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck124' 1 ½"Imperial Feet37.8079 
Length of Keel101' 5"Imperial Feet30.9118 
Breadth35' 9"Imperial Feet10.7137 
Depth in Hold14' 6"Imperial Feet4.3053 
Burthen689 4294Tons BM 

Armament


7.1.1740/41Broadside Weight = 222 Imperial Pound ( 100.677 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck20 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 British 9-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1733250Design Complement

6 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
16.1.1740/41 - 24.7.1742Captain
Nathaniel WatsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1704-1759
ADM 6/15/370
BWAS-1714
25.7.1742 - 12.1.1743/44Captain
Richard HughesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1721-1754
BWAS-1714
13.1.1743/44 - 5.3.1743/44Captain
John WatkinsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1721-1746
Transfered ADM 6/16/492
Confirmed 11.6.1745
BWAS-1714
5.3.1743/44 - 27.5.1745Captain
Giles Richard VanbrughBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1740-1745
BWAS-1714
28.5.1745 - 1.10.1746Captain
Lionel DanielBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1739-1752
ADM 6/17/191
BWAS-1714
1.10.1746 - 7.11.1748Captain
Arthur GardinerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1730-1758
ADM 6/17/407
Issued by
William RowleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1763
, The Mediterranean Sea
Confirmed 15.11.1748
BWAS-1714

10 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
10.1.1740/41 - 1.2.1740/41Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Thomas CrosseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1740-1745
ADM 6/15/368
ADM 6/15
2.2.1740/41 - 20.2.1740/41Second Lieutenant
Thomas CrosseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1740-1745
ADM 6/15/376
ADM 6/15
21.2.1740/41 - 30.9.1741First Lieutenant
Thomas CrosseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1740-1745
Transfered ADM 6/15/389
ADM 6/15
21.2.1740/41 - 10.5.1741Second Lieutenant
Richard BrownBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1730-1756
Transfered ADM 6/15/389
ADM 6/15
11.5.1741 - 6.4.1742Second Lieutenant
Francis SaundersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1740-1746
Transfered ADM 6/16/416
ADM 6/15
25.9.1743 - 6.3.1743/44First Lieutenant
John DonkleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1729-1748
Transfered ADM 6/17/278
Issued by
Thomas MathewsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1749
, The Mediterranean Sea
Confirmed 29.10.1747
ADM 6/17
21.4.1744 - 8.7.1744Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Robert TilliardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1743-1749
ADM 6/16/518
Confirmed 25.7.1745
ADM 6/16
10.9.1744 - 7.11.1748First Lieutenant
John SmithBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1742-1759
ADM 6/17/401
Issued by
William RowleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1763
, The Mediterranean Sea
Confirmed 4.11.1748
ADM 6/17
16.2.1744/45 - 11.11.1747Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
William OrseurBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1735-1769
ADM 6/17/407
Issued by
William RowleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1763
, The Mediterranean Sea
Confirmed 15.11.1748
ADM 6/17
11.11.1747 - 7.11.1748Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
James KydBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1735-1748
ADM 6/17/407
Issued by
The Hon. John ByngBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1718-1757

Confirmed 15.11.1748
ADM 6/17

Service History


DateEventSource
24.1.1739/40Began buildingBWAS-1714
7.1.1740/41Completed building at a cost of £7119.0.0dBWAS-1714
15.1.1740/41Began Completed at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1714
3.4.1741Completed Completed at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich at a cost of £3677.18.4dBWAS-1714
24.7.1741Action of 1741-07-24
1742In the MediterraneanBWAS-1714
7.1742At NaplesBWAS-1714
10.2.1743/44Battle of Toulon
2.1745Took the Ship
La Ferme 1745-1745
French Merchant Ship
in the Mediterranean

4.11.1748

Paid off at Deptford Dockyard

ADM 106
10.12.1748SurveyedBWAS-1714
4.1.1748/49SurveyedBWAS-1714
6.1.1748/49Ordered to be soldBWAS-1714
13.4.1749Sold for £421BWAS-1714

 

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