Hampton Court

Nominal Guns70B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Keel Laid Down1677B028
First Commissioned11.1688B028
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford B028
Ship Class1677 Programme - 3rd RatesB028
ConstructorJohn Shish (d.1686)B065
CategoryThird RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild1701B028
BecomesBritish Third Rate ship of the line 'Hampton Court' (1701) (70)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck150' 6"Imperial Feet45.723 
Length of Keel131' 0"Imperial Feet39.9288 
Breadth39' 10"Imperial Feet11.8872 
Depth in Hold17' 0"Imperial Feet5.1816 
Burthen1,105Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB028
Length of Gundeck150' 6"Imperial Feet45.723 
Breadth40' 0"Imperial Feet12.192 
Burthen1,030Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck150' 6"Imperial Feet45.723 
Length of Keel121' 3"Imperial Feet36.8844 
Breadth40' 1"Imperial Feet12.2174 
Depth in Hold17' 0"Imperial Feet5.1816 
Draught Aft18' 6"Imperial Feet5.5055 
Burthen1,036 2194Tons BM 


1688Broadside Weight = 549.5 Imperial Pound ( 249.1986 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck22 British Demi-Cannon
Lower Gun Deck4 British Culverin
Upper Gun Deck26 British Demi-Culverin
Quarterdeck10 British Saker
Forecastle4 British Saker
Roundhouse4 British 3-Pounder

1694Broadside Weight = 582 Imperial Pound ( 263.9374 kg)B065
Gun Deck22 British Demi-Cannon
Gun Deck4 British Culverin
Gun Deck24 British 12-Pounder
Gun Deck16 British Saker
Gun Deck4 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1689300Establishment for peaceB032
1689380Establishment for war at homeB032
1689460Establishment for war abroadB032

7 Commanding Officers

7.1678 - 1678CaptainJohn KirkeB05111.1688CaptainHenry Priestman (1647-1712)BWAS-16031689CaptainJohn Munden (d.1718/19)BWAS-16031690 - 10.1690CaptainJohn Laton (d.1690/91)BWAS-16031691 - 1695CaptainJohn Graydon (c.1666-1725/26)B0511695 - 26.11.1695CaptainAndrew Pedder (d.1702)B05127.11.1695 - 1.12.1697CaptainSir Henry Robinson (d.1701) ADM 6/3/96B051

1 Flag Officer

1689Rear-Admiral of the RedLord John Berkeley (3rd Baron Berkeley of Stratton) (1663-1696/97)BWAS-1603

6 Commissioned Officers

12.11.1688 - 26.7.1690Second LieutenantJames BuckB05120.12.1695 - 1.12.1697First LieutenantRichard Falle (1664-1703) ADM 6/3/102ADM 6/320.12.1695 - 24.8.1696Second LieutenantMichael Walford ADM 6/3/102ADM 6/320.12.1695 - 3.9.1697Third LieutenantThomas Munn (d.1705) ADM 6/3/102ADM 6/33.9.1697 - 1.12.1697Second LieutenantThomas Teddiman (d.1752) ADM 6/4/127
Commission confirmed 24.11.1697
ADM 6/4
3.9.1697 - 1.12.1697Third LieutenantCaesar Brooks (c.1674-1711) ADM 6/4/125ADM 6/4

7 Petty Officers

30.10.1690 - 31.5.1693MidshipmanJoseph Winder (c.1661-1737/38) ADM 107/1/52ADM 107/125.9.1691 - 18.6.1694Volunteer-per-orderJohn Trotter (c.1674-1747) ADM 107/1/77ADM 107/12.11.1691 - 11.7.1692MidshipmanRichard Culliford (d.1738) ADM 107/1/10ADM 107/122.8.1692 - 1.1.1693/94Master's MateJames Johnson ADM 107/1/52ADM 107/119.6.1694 - 1.12.1694MidshipmanJohn Trotter (c.1674-1747) ADM 107/1/77ADM 107/128.10.1695 - 1696Volunteer-per-orderConingsby Norbury (1679-1734) ADM 6/3/96ADM 6/328.11.1695 - 1696Volunteer-per-orderJohn Lowther ADM 6/3/96ADM 6/3

3 Crewmen

14.2.1688/89 - 30.10.1690Able SeamanJoseph Winder (c.1661-1737/38) ADM 107/1/52ADM 107/13.8.1690 - 3.9.1691Able SeamanJohn Hay (c.1667-?) ADM 107/1/88ADM 107/117.9.1691 - 21.8.1692Able SeamanJames Johnson ADM 107/1/52ADM 107/1

Service History

30.6.1690Battle of Beachy Head
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur


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