Anglesea

492
Nominal Guns50B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered17.2.1691/92BWAS-1603
Launched17.4.1694BWAS-1603
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1603
ShipyardPlymouth - Devon BWAS-1603
ConstructorJacob FlintBWAS-1603
CategoryFourth RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild6.1719B028
BecomesBritish Fifth Rate ship 'Anglesea' (1725) (40)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck125' 0"Imperial Feet38.1 
Length of Keel106' 0"Imperial Feet32.3088 
Breadth33' 2"Imperial Feet10.0753 
Depth in Hold14' 0"Imperial Feet4.2672 
Burthen620 2194Tons BM 

Armament


1703Broadside Weight = 228 Imperial Pound ( 103.398 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck22 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck8 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

9 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1694 - 4.5.1695CaptainWilliam Power (d.1703)BWAS-16035.5.1695 - 15.1.1698/99CaptainWilliam Caldwell (d.1718) ADM 6/3/54ADM 6/316.1.1698/99 - 13.1.1701/2CaptainJames Littleton (1668-1722/23) ADM 6/5/38BWAS-160319.5.1702 - 23.9.1702CaptainBaron Wylde (d.1737) ADM 6/7/36BWAS-160324.9.1702 - 23.10.1703CaptainJohn Moses (d.1703)† ADM 6/7/55BWAS-160320.10.1703 - 24.4.1710CaptainHenry Partington (d.1738/39) ADM 6/8/96
Commission confirmed 27.9.1704
BWAS-1603
25.5.1710 - 28.2.1711/12CaptainThomas Legge (d.1711/12)† ADM 6/11/47BWAS-160324.6.1712 - 13.12.1714CaptainSir Robert Johnson (d.1723) ADM 6/11/213BWAS-160314.12.1714 - 29.2.1715/16CaptainSir Robert Johnson (d.1723) ADM 6/12/11ADM 6/12

24 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
5.2.1694/95 - 12.2.1694/95Second LieutenantJohn Stephens (c.1664-1731) ADM 6/3/33ADM 6/314.2.1694/95 - 20.5.1702First LieutenantWilliam Cock ADM 6/3/36ADM 6/314.5.1698 - 24.11.1700Second LieutenantPhillip Hide ADM 6/5/20ADM 6/525.11.1700 - 15.1.1701/2Second LieutenantRobert Harland (1685-1751) ADM 6/6/113
Commission confirmed 5.9.1701
ADM 6/6
21.5.1702 - 18.9.1702First LieutenantPhilemon Pownoll ADM 6/7/36ADM 6/728.5.1702 - 11.1.1702/3Second LieutenantChaloner Ogle (1681-1750) ADM 6/7/38ADM 6/719.9.1702 - 23.11.1703First LieutenantHarcott Meese ADM 6/7/54ADM 6/712.1.1702/3 - 23.11.1703Second LieutenantWalter Cooper ADM 6/8/96
Commission confirmed 29.9.1704
ADM 6/8
24.11.1703 - 17.3.1706/7First LieutenantWalter Cooper ADM 6/8/96
Commission confirmed 29.9.1704
ADM 6/8
10.1.1703/4 - 31.5.1704Second LieutenantThomas Mister ADM 6/8/228
Commission confirmed 2.2.1705/6
ADM 6/8
10.6.1704 - 15.3.1705/6Second LieutenantStephen Forster ADM 6/8/97
Commission confirmed 29.9.1704
ADM 6/8
17.3.1706/7 - 10.3.1708/9First LieutenantStephen Forster ADM 6/9/133
Commission confirmed 3.2.1707/8
ADM 6/9
17.3.1706/7 - 9.3.1707/8Second LieutenantFrancis Willis (d.1721) ADM 6/9/133ADM 6/910.3.1707/8 - 9.3.1708/9Second LieutenantDalby Thomas ADM 6/9/144ADM 6/910.3.1708/9 - 24.5.1710Second LieutenantWalter Ross ADM 6/10/41ADM 6/1011.3.1708/9 - 24.5.1710First LieutenantThomas Stringer ADM 6/10/41ADM 6/1025.5.1710 - 23.6.1712First LieutenantWalter Ross ADM 6/11/47ADM 6/1125.5.1710 - 18.2.1710/11Second LieutenantJohn Ogilvie ADM 6/11/47ADM 6/1119.2.1710/11 - 11.12.1714Second LieutenantGeorge Legg (d.1725) ADM 6/11/219
Commission confirmed 6.8.1712
ADM 6/11
28.2.1711/12 - 9.3.1711/12Second LieutenantWilliam Stewart (d.1711/12)† ADM 6/11/218
Commission confirmed 3.8.1712
ADM 6/11
24.6.1712 - 13.12.1714First LieutenantJohn Ogilvie ADM 6/11/214ADM 6/1114.12.1714 - 18.4.1716First LieutenantJohn Ogilvie ADM 6/12/11ADM 6/1214.12.1714 - 4.10.1715Second LieutenantGeorge Legg (d.1725) ADM 6/12/11ADM 6/1221.2.1714/15 - 18.4.1718Second LieutenantThomas Jolley (d.1741) ADM 6/12/68
Commission confirmed 28.4.1716
ADM 6/12

2 Warrant Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
26.1.1713/14 - 1714Midshipman ExtraThomas Wilcocks (d.1741) ADM 6/11/282ADM 6/111719 - 1.5.1719SurgeonThomas Scott (d.bef.1725) ADM 6/12/166ADM 6/12

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
25.4.1705 - 3.7.1707Volunteer-per-orderCharles Redman ADM 107/2/264ADM107/24.7.1707 - 19.3.1707/8MidshipmanCharles Redman ADM 107/2/264ADM107/2

Service History


DateEventSource
1694Commissioned for Channel cruisingBWAS-1603
28.9.1694Took the Privateer Le Saint Nicholas (20) in the Channel
15.10.1694Took the Privateer Le Saint Louis (30) in the Channel
19.4.1696Took the Privateer Le Saint Jean Baptiste
8.6.1696Took the Privateer La Perrine
13.8.1696Took the Privateer La Bergère
1698Sailed for the East IndiesBWAS-1603
1703Sailed for the West IndiesBWAS-1603
1704In home watersBWAS-1603
1705In home watersBWAS-1603
1708In the ChannelBWAS-1603
1709In the North SeaBWAS-1603
1710Sailed for Guinea nad then to the West IndiesBWAS-1603
7.8.1711Capture of the San Joaquín
16.11.1711Took the Privateer L'Espérance (24)
1712In home watersBWAS-1603
31.3.1712Took the Frégate-Vaisseau de 2ème Ordre (Demi-Batterie) Le Scarborough (32)
1713Sailed to the "South Seas" on company serviceBWAS-1603
1715At CartagenaBWAS-1603
18.4.1716Paid offADM 51
1.1719Docked at Chatahm for a Great Repairt which became a rebuildBWAS-1603
6.1719Refitted as a 40 gun Fifth Rate

 

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