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Hampton Court

4597
Nominal Guns70B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered4.1677B028
Keel Laid Down1677B028
Acquired10.7.1678B028
First Commissioned11.1688B028
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford B028
Ship Class1677 Programme - 3rd RatesB028
Constructor
John ShishBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
B065
CategoryThird RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild1701B028
Becomes
British Third Rate ship of the line 'Hampton Court' (1701) (70) 1701-1707
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line

Dimensions


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 

Armament


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 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
7.1678 - 1678Captain
John KirkeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1667-1678
B051
11.1688Captain
Henry PriestmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1672-1699
BWAS-1603
1689Captain
John MundenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1677-1703
BWAS-1603
1690 - 10.1690Captain
John LatonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1691
BWAS-1603
1691 - 1695Captain
John GraydonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1685-1703
B051
1695 - 26.11.1695Captain
Andrew PedderBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1699
B051
27.11.1695 - 1.12.1697Captain
Sir Henry RobinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1702
ADM 6/3/96
B051

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1689Rear-Admiral of the Red
Lord John Berkeley (3rd Baron Berkeley of Stratton)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1685-1695
BWAS-1603

6 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
12.11.1688 - 26.7.1690Second Lieutenant
James BuckBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1692
B051
20.12.1695 - 1.12.1697First Lieutenant
Richard FalleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1679-1703
ADM 6/3/102
ADM 6/3
20.12.1695 - 24.8.1696Second Lieutenant
Michael WalfordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1713
ADM 6/3/102
ADM 6/3
20.12.1695 - 3.9.1697Third Lieutenant
Thomas MunnBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1703
ADM 6/3/102
ADM 6/3
3.9.1697 - 1.12.1697Second Lieutenant
Thomas TeddimanBritish
Naval Sailor
Dockyard Staff
Service 1690-1744
ADM 6/4/127
Confirmed 24.11.1697
ADM 6/4
3.9.1697 - 1.12.1697Third Lieutenant
Caesar BrooksBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1712
ADM 6/4/125
ADM 6/4

8 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
30.10.1690 - 31.5.1693Midshipman
Joseph WinderBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1720
ADM 107/1/52
ADM 107/1
25.9.1691 - 18.6.1694Volunteer-per-order
John TrotterBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1736
ADM 107/1/77
ADM 107/1
2.11.1691 - 11.7.1692Midshipman
Richard CullifordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1684-1711
ADM 107/1/10
ADM 107/1
22.8.1692 - 1.1.1693/94Master's Mate
James JohnsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1694
ADM 107/1/52
ADM 107/1
19.6.1694 - 1.12.1694Midshipman
John TrotterBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1736
ADM 107/1/77
ADM 107/1
1695Volunteer
Daniel La ForceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/63
ADM 6/3
28.10.1695 - 1696Volunteer-per-order
Coningsby NorburyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1734
ADM 6/3/96
ADM 6/3
28.11.1695 - 1696Volunteer-per-order
John LowtherBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1704
ADM 6/3/96
ADM 6/3

3 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
14.2.1688/89 - 30.10.1690Able Seaman
Joseph WinderBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1720
Transfered ADM 107/1/52
ADM 107/1
3.8.1690 - 3.9.1691Able Seaman
John HayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1695
Transfered ADM 107/1/88
ADM 107/1
17.9.1691 - 21.8.1692Able Seaman
James JohnsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1694
ADM 107/1/52
ADM 107/1

Service History


DateEventSource
30.6.1690Battle of Beachy Head
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur

 

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