Nominal Guns42B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
First Commissioned2.3.1703B028
ShipyardJohn's Ness - Ipswich ref:1362
Ship ClassLark GroupB028
ConstructorWilliam HubbardB028
CategoryFifth RateB028
Ship TypeShip B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck114' 3"Imperial Feet34.7526 
Length of Keel95' 3"Imperial Feet28.9712 
Breadth31' 3"Imperial Feet9.525 
Depth in Hold12' 10 ½"Imperial Feet3.6703 
Burthen494 7194Tons BM 


1703Broadside Weight = 153 Imperial Pound ( 69.3855 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck18 British 9-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
4.7.1702190Design Complement

3 Commanding Officers

2.3.1702/3 - 11.11.1704CaptainCharles Laton (d.1704)† ADM 6/7/97BWAS-171414.11.1704 - 12.1.1708/9CaptainWilliam Herriott (d.1735) ADM 6/8/111ADM 6/814.1.1708/9 - 26.8.1711CaptainJames Stewart (c.1678-1757) ADM 6/10/25BWAS-1603

5 Commissioned Officers

6.3.1702/3 - 18.12.1704LieutenantWilliam Stephenson ADM 6/7/99ADM 6/720.11.1704 - 28.12.1704First LieutenantJohn Ledger (d.bef.1734) ADM 6/8/111ADM 6/829.12.1704 - 25.12.1707LieutenantHenry Langrish ADM 6/8/126ADM 6/831.10.1707 - 18.3.1708/9LieutenantEdward Mansfield ADM 6/9/98ADM 6/919.3.1708/9 - 26.8.1711LieutenantJames Windham (d.1724/25) ADM 6/10/46ADM 6/10

Service History

2.3.1702/3Commissioned for convyos to IrelandBWAS-1603
14.11.1704Commissioned for the Leeward IslandsBWAS-1603
1708In the ChannelBWAS-1603
14.1.1708/9Commissioned for the coast of ScotlandBWAS-1603
9.1709In the North SeaBWAS-1603
1711Stationed in the North SeaBWAS-1603
26.8.1711Wrecked on the bar at TynemouthBWAS-1603


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