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Hawk

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Hawke
Nominal Guns28B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered6.12.1689BWAS-1603
Acquired17.4.1690B028
ShipyardWapping - London B028
Ship Class1689 Program Fireships (1689)B028
Constructor
John FrameBritish
Ship Owner
Ship Builder
Service 1699-1715
BWAS-1603
CategoryFifth RateB028
Ship TypeFireshipB028
Sunk as Breakwater12.1712B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck94' 10 ½"Imperial Feet28.6639 
Length of Keel86' 8"Imperial Feet26.2467 
Breadth25' 0"Imperial Feet7.62 
Depth in Hold9' 7"Imperial Feet2.921 
Burthen288 1194Tons BM 

Armament


17.4.1690Broadside Weight = 86 Imperial Pound ( 39.001 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck4 British 9-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 British 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
6.12.1689115Design Complement

16 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1690 - 1692Captain
William HarmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1672-1694
BWAS-1603
3.12.1692 - 24.5.1693Captain
John HartnollBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1711
BWAS-1603
24.5.1693 - 1694Captain
John AndersonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1705
BWAS-1603
1694Captain
Cooper WadeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1702
BWAS-1603
30.8.1695 - 21.4.1696Captain
James JessonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690
Transfered ADM 6/3/73
ADM 6/3
4.5.1696 - 3.12.1697Captain
Richard BrowneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1706
ADM 6/3/154
BWAS-1603
6.3.1700/1 - 26.6.1701Captain and Master
Josiah HickmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1701
ADM 6/6/69
ADM 6/6
26.6.1701 - 8.7.1701Commander
William FairborneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1701
Transfered ADM 6/6/106
ADM 6/6
6.3.1701/2 - 15.9.1702Captain and Master
Bennet AllenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1708
Transfered ADM 6/7/16
BWAS-1603
16.9.1702 - 10.1.1702/3Commander
Jordan SandysBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1717
ADM 6/7/61
ADM 6/7
11.1.1702/3 - 11.3.1702/3Commander
Jordan SandysBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1717
ADM 6/7/76
ADM 6/7
12.3.1702/3 - 20.12.1703Commander
Walter RiddleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1713
ADM 6/7/103
BWAS-1603
14.12.1704 - 24.9.1706Commander
John WilliamsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1709
ADM 6/8/119
BWAS-1603
25.9.1706 - 4.8.1707Commander
Abraham TudorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1709
BWAS-1603
4.8.1707 - 30.7.1710Commander
Thomas RichardsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1710
ADM 6/9/114
Confirmed 20.12.1707
BWAS-1603
30.7.1710 - 20.12.1712Commander
Joseph LingenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1748
ADM 6/11/234
BWAS-1603

9 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
5.4.1701 - 18.2.1701/2Lieutenant
Henry BlinstonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1712
ADM 6/6/84
ADM 6/6
19.2.1701/2 - 13.1.1702/3Lieutenant
Thomas BillopBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1732
Transfered ADM 6/7/12
ADM 6/7
26.2.1702/3 - 22.3.1702/3Lieutenant
John GrayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1730
Transfered ADM 6/7/96
ADM 6/7
23.3.1702/3 - 12.7.1703Lieutenant
Joshua PaineBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1748
Transfered ADM 6/7/110
ADM 6/7
14.2.1704/5 - 31.1.1705/6Lieutenant
Brounker ApreeceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1706
Transfered ADM 6/8/151
ADM 6/8
6.2.1705/6 - 3.12.1706Lieutenant
Clement HardyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1705-1706
ADM 6/8/229
ADM 6/8
4.12.1706 - 9.3.1707/8Lieutenant
Dalby ThomasBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1710
Transfered ADM 6/9/130
Confirmed 20.12.1707
ADM 6/9
10.3.1707/8 - 14.7.1709Lieutenant
Thomas MallonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1719
ADM 6/9/144
ADM 6/9
15.7.1709 - 20.12.1712Lieutenant
Edmund StrengthfieldBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1716
ADM 6/11/234
Confirmed 9.12.1712
ADM 6/11

10 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1695 - 25.1.1694/95Boatswain
Mathew CombeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
Transfered ADM 6/3/31
ADM 6/3
1695 - bef.1.12.1695Gunner
John CarrBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
Resigned ADM 6/3/87
ADM 6/3
20.3.1694/95 - 3.9.1695Boatswain
William DennisonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
Transfered ADM 6/3/41
ADM 6/3
15.8.1695 - 1696Boatswain
William PanicoeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1696
ADM 6/3/124
Issued by
Lord Peregrine Osborne (2nd Marquess of Carmarthen)British
Naval Sailor
Designer
Administrator
Service 1691-1695

Confirmed 1.2.1695/96
ADM 6/3
21.8.1695 - 1695Carpenter
John LeagerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/72
ADM 6/3
12.9.1695 - 1696Gunner
Hugh EldingBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1696
ADM 6/3/115
Issued by
Edward RussellBritish
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1671-1702

Confirmed 10.1.1695/96
ADM 6/3
2.12.1695 - bef.23.12.1695Gunner
George StewartBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
Dismissed ADM 6/3/98
ADM 6/3
19.9.1696 - 1697Gunner
John PattisonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1697
ADM 6/4/108
Issued by
Charles WagerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1734

Confirmed 10.7.1697
ADM 6/4
22.1.1696/97 - 1697Gunner
John DiggensBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1697
ADM 6/4/108
Issued by
Charles WagerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1734

Confirmed 10.7.1697
ADM 6/4
1701 - 27.5.1701Boatswain
Richard GodfreyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701
Transfered
ADM/A

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
28.3.1691 - 5.4.1692Coxswain
John KendallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1696
Transfered ADM 107/1/84
ADM 107/1
17.11.1694 - 17.4.1695Master's Mate
William WeighmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1679-1735
ADM 107/1/91
ADM 107/1

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
17.8.1690 - 31.10.1690Able Seaman
John KendallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1696
Transfered ADM 107/1/84
ADM 107/1

Service History


DateEventSource
30.6.1690Battle of Beachy Head
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
1693In the West IndiesBWAS-1603
1694In the ChannelBWAS-1603
1696Convoy escort dutiesBWAS-1603
3.12.1697Paid offADM 51
12.10.1702Battle of Vigo
1705In the SoundingsBWAS-1603
1705Rerated as a 8 gunner
25.9.1706Commissioned for Jamaica and then to homeBWAS-1603
7.1707In the ChannelBWAS-1603
10.1708Sailed to LisbonBWAS-1603
1709In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1710In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
3.7.1710Rerated as a 8 gunner
9.12.1712Ordered to be sunk as a breakwaterBWAS-1603
20.12.1712Paid offADM 51

 

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