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4636
Nominal Guns44BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered8.2.1739/40BWAS-1714
Keel Laid Down6.3.1739/40BWAS-1714
Launched7.3.1740/41BWAS-1714
First Commissioned19.2.1740/41BWAS-1714
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1714
ShipyardLiverpool - Lancashire BWAS-1714
Ship Class1733 Establishment 44-Gunner (1733)BWAS-1714
Constructor
John OkillBritish
Ship Builder
BWAS-1714
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShipBWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Broken Up19.9.1763BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck124' 1 ½"Imperial Feet37.8079 
Length of Keel100' 3"Imperial Feet30.5562 
Breadth35' 9"Imperial Feet10.7137 
Depth in Hold14' 6"Imperial Feet4.3053 
Burthen681 4894Tons BM 

Armament


7.3.1740/41Broadside 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

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
19.2.1740/41 - 11.7.1745Captain
Lord Alexander OgilvyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1739-1746
Transfered ADM 6/15/382
BWAS-1714
26.8.1745 - 23.12.1746Captain
The Hon. Archibald StuartBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1733-1747
ADM 6/16/534
BWAS-1714
23.12.1746 - 22.1.1748/49Captain
Robert WellardBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1740-1771
ADM 6/17/183
BWAS-1714

9 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
21.2.1740/41 - 19.3.1740/41First Lieutenant
Richard GwynnBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1739-1760
Transfered ADM 6/15/385
ADM 6/15
17.5.1742 - 26.10.1742Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Phineas SeymourBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1741-1796
ADM 6/16/55
ADM 6/16
27.10.1742 - 12.7.1745Second Lieutenant
Phineas SeymourBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1741-1796
Transfered ADM 6/16/112
ADM 6/16
27.10.1742 - 12.7.1745Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
James GrantBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1735-1752
Transfered ADM 6/16/112
ADM 6/16
4.9.1745 - 9.4.1747Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
John AngierBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1735-1762
ADM 6/16/538
ADM 6/16
30.10.1746 - 9.4.1747First Lieutenant
William Williams Jun.British
Naval Sailor
Service 1741-1748
ADM 6/17/168
ADM 6/17
9.4.1747 - 7.5.1748Second Lieutenant
John AngierBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1735-1762
ADM 6/17/217
ADM 6/17
13.5.1747 - 7.5.1748First Lieutenant
William Williams Jun.British
Naval Sailor
Service 1741-1748
ADM 6/17/225
ADM 6/17
7.5.1748 - 22.1.1748/49First Lieutenant
John AngierBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1735-1762
ADM 3/17/352
ADM 6/17

Service History


DateEventSource
7.3.1740/41building at Liverpool - Lancashire at a cost of £6102.0.0dBWAS-1714
7.3.1740/41Began fitting at Liverpool - Lancashire BWAS-1714
29.6.1741Completed fitting at Liverpool - Lancashire BWAS-1714
7.1741On the Flemish coastBWAS-1714
27.1.1741/42Took the Privateer
San Thelimo 1742-1742
Spanish Privateer

27.7.1743Took the Privateer
Nuestra Señora del Rosario 1743-1743
Spanish Privateer
off Virginia

4.1745Began great repair at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1714
8.1745RecommissionedBWAS-1714
11.1745Completed great repair at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £10469.17.9dBWAS-1714
22.2.1745/46Took the Privateer
Le Bourbon 1746-1746
French Privateer

16.5.1746Took the Privateer
La Meduse 1746-1746
French Privateer

20.9.1746Lorient Operations
5.5.1747Took the  
5.5.1747Took the  
5.5.1747Took the Frigate
Les Deux Couronnes (30) 1745-1747
French 30 Gun
Privateer Frigate

24.6.1747Took the Privateer
La Duchesse de Villars (4) 1746-1747
French 4 Gun
Privateer
between the Nore and Scarborough
BG
26.3.1748Took the Snow
La Susanne (8) 1748-1748
French 8 Gun
Privateer Snow
being near the Dogger Bank and carried her in Tinmouth
BG
23.4.1748Took the Snow
Le Duc de Rambouillet (6) 1747-1748
French 6 Gun
Privateer Snow
between Yarmouth and the Broad Fourteens and carried in the Downes
BG
22.1.1748/49Paid off at Sheerness Dockyard ADM 6/18
10.8.1749Surveyed but not repairedBWAS-1714
19.9.1763Broken up at Sheerness for £201.15.2dBWAS-1714

 

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