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Fowey -> 1744 Queenborough

4351
Nominal Guns42B028
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered9.4.1709B028
Keel Laid Down7.12.1709B028
Named29.11.1709B028
Acquired7.12.1709B028
ShipyardPortsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth B028
Ship Class1706 Establishment 42-Gunner (1706)B028
Constructor
Richard StaceyBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1695-1742
B028
CategoryFifth RateB028
Ship TypeFrigateB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Sold8.1746B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck118' 0"Imperial Feet35.9664 
Length of Keel97' 0"Imperial Feet29.5656 
Breadth32' 0"Imperial Feet9.7536 
Depth in Hold13' 6"Imperial Feet4.0132 
Burthen528 3294Tons BM 

Armament


7.12.1709Broadside Weight = 150 Imperial Pound ( 68.025 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck20 British 9-Pounder
Lower Gun Deck20 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1706190Design Complement

6 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
23.2.1709/10 - 11.12.1714Captain
Robert ChadwickBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1719
ADM 6/11/29
BWAS-1603
14.12.1714 - 12.4.1716Captain
Robert ChadwickBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1719
ADM 6/12/11
ADM 6/12
2.2.1740/41 - 1.7.1741Captain
James PeersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1718-1741
ADM 6/15/376
ADM 6/15
2.7.1741 - 16.7.1741Captain
William KnightBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1741
Transfered ADM 6/15/432
ADM 6/15
17.7.1741 - 1.5.1743Captain
Thomas TuckerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1708-1756
Transfered ADM 6/15/437
BWAS-1603
2.5.1743 - 23.6.1743Captain
Polycarpus TaylorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1733-1762
Transfered ADM 6/16/343
Confirmed 20.7.1744
BWAS-1603

10 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
2.11.1709 - 22.2.1709/10Lieutenant
Richard MorlenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1734
ADM 6/10/98
ADM 6/10
23.2.1709/10 - 13.12.1714First Lieutenant
Richard MorlenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1734
ADM 6/11/29
ADM 6/11
23.5.1710 - 4.12.1711Second Lieutenant
Thomas PenhallowBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1699-1711
ADM 6/11/47
ADM 6/11
5.12.1711 - 18.9.1712Second Lieutenant
Thomas GadsenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1713
Transfered ADM 6/11/208
Confirmed 7.5.1712
ADM 6/11
14.12.1714 - 12.4.1716Second Lieutenant
Richard MorlenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1734
ADM 6/12/11
ADM 6/12
1.3.1715/16 - 12.4.1716First Lieutenant
Henry CurleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1735
ADM 6/12/63
ADM 6/12
2.2.1740/41 - 26.3.1741Second Lieutenant
Henry DavidsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1731-1744
ADM 6/15/376
ADM 6/15
27.3.1741 - 19.11.1742First Lieutenant
Henry DavidsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1731-1744
Transfered ADM 6/15/404
ADM 6/15
5.2.1741/42 - 17.7.1744Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
William BowyerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1742-1745
ADM 6/16/345
ADM 6/16
5.11.1742 - 17.7.1744Second Lieutenant
Robert MiddletonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1733-1748
ADM 6/16/344
Confirmed 23.7.1744
ADM 6/16

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
17.12.1715 - 25.4.1716Purser's Servant
John PocockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1715-1729
Transfered ADM 107/3/143
ADM 107/3

Service History


DateEventSource
24.2.1711Took the Frigate
Le César (22) 1707-1711
French 22 Gun
Privateer Frigate (Frégate Légère)
on the coast of Guinea
BWAS-1603
7.8.1711Capture of the San Joaquín
1712In the ChannelBWAS-1603
31.3.1712Took the Frigate
Le Scarborough (32) 1710-1712
French 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate

7.1715Norway convoyBWAS-1603
12.4.1716

Paid off

BWAS-1603
6.1718Began middling repair at Portsmouth - Hampshire BWAS-1603
1.1719Completed middling repair at Portsmouth - Hampshire at a cost of £5033.16.5dBWAS-1603
9.1740Began small repair at Portsmouth - Hampshire BWAS-1603
2.1741Recommissioned for the Bristol Channel and Irish SeaBWAS-1603
4.1741Completed small repair at Portsmouth - Hampshire at a cost of £6154.2.7dBWAS-1603
1743At JamaicaBWAS-1603
3.9.1743Admiralty ordered a new ship to be built to replace herBWAS-1603
12.7.1744Ordered laid upBWAS-1603
17.7.1744

Paid off

BWAS-1603
3.11.1744Ordered to be reduced to a 24-gun Sixth RateBWAS-1603
5.11.1744Renamed QueenboroughBWAS-1603
16.1.1744/45Reported as "not fit for conversion"BWAS-1603
8.1746Sold at DeptfordBWAS-1603

 

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