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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
Constructor
Jacob FlintBritish
Ship Builder
BWAS-1603
CategoryFourth RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the LineB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild6.1719B028
Becomes
British Fifth Rate ship 'Anglesea' (1725) (40) 1725-1742
British 40 Gun
5th Rate Ship

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 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
aft.17.4.1694 - 4.5.1695Captain
William PowerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1702
BWAS-1603
5.5.1695 - 15.1.1698/99Captain
William CaldwellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1718
ADM 6/3/54
ADM 6/3
16.1.1698/99 - 25.8.1701Captain
James LittletonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1719
ADM 6/5/38
BWAS-1603
19.5.1702 - 23.9.1702Captain
Baron WyldeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1683-1707
Transfered ADM 6/7/36
BWAS-1603
24.9.1702 - 23.10.1703Captain
John MosesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1698
† ADM 6/7/55
BWAS-1603
20.10.1703 - 24.4.1710Captain
Henry PartingtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1716
ADM 6/8/96
Confirmed 27.9.1704
BWAS-1603
25.5.1710 - 28.2.1711/12Captain
Thomas LeggeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1710
† Discharged Dead ADM 6/11/47
BWAS-1603
24.6.1712 - 13.12.1714Captain
Sir Robert JohnsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1722
ADM 6/11/213
BWAS-1603
14.12.1714 - 29.2.1715/16Captain
Sir Robert JohnsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1722
Transfered ADM 6/12/11
ADM 6/12

24 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
5.2.1694/95 - 11.2.1694/95Second Lieutenant
John StephensBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1681-1718
Transfered ADM 6/3/33
ADM 6/3
14.2.1694/95 - 12.11.1699First Lieutenant
William CockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1715
ADM 6/3/36
ADM 6/3
14.5.1698 - 24.11.1700Second Lieutenant
Phillip HideBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1700
ADM 6/5/20
ADM 6/5
25.11.1700 - 25.8.1701Second Lieutenant
Robert HarlandBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1700-1716
ADM 6/6/113
Confirmed 5.9.1701
ADM 6/6
21.5.1702 - 18.9.1702First Lieutenant
Philemon PownollBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1705
Transfered ADM 6/7/36
ADM 6/7
28.5.1702 - 11.1.1702/3Second Lieutenant
Chaloner OgleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1698-1749
ADM 6/7/38
ADM 6/7
19.9.1702 - 23.11.1703First Lieutenant
Harcott MeeseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1703
ADM 6/7/54
ADM 6/7
12.1.1702/3 - 23.11.1703Second Lieutenant
Walter CooperBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1707
ADM 6/8/96
Confirmed 29.9.1704
ADM 6/8
24.11.1703 - 17.3.1706/7First Lieutenant
Walter CooperBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1707
ADM 6/8/96
Confirmed 29.9.1704
ADM 6/8
10.1.1703/4 - 31.5.1704Second Lieutenant
Thomas MisterBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 0009-1711
ADM 6/8/228
Confirmed 2.2.1705/6
ADM 6/8
10.6.1704 - 15.8.1706Second Lieutenant
Stephen ForsterBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1720
Transfered ADM 6/8/97
Confirmed 29.9.1704
ADM 6/8
17.3.1706/7 - 10.3.1708/9First Lieutenant
Stephen ForsterBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1720
Transfered ADM 6/9/133
Confirmed 3.2.1707/8
ADM 6/9
17.3.1706/7 - 9.3.1707/8Second Lieutenant
Francis WillisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1721
ADM 6/9/133
ADM 6/9
10.3.1707/8 - 9.3.1708/9Second Lieutenant
Dalby ThomasBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1710
Transfered ADM 6/9/144
ADM 6/9
10.3.1708/9 - 24.5.1710Second Lieutenant
Walter RossBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1714
ADM 6/10/41
ADM 6/10
11.3.1708/9 - 24.5.1710First Lieutenant
Thomas StringerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1710
ADM 6/10/41
ADM 6/10
25.5.1710 - 23.6.1712First Lieutenant
Walter RossBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1714
ADM 6/11/47
ADM 6/11
25.5.1710 - 18.2.1710/11Second Lieutenant
John OgilvieBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1707-1723
ADM 6/11/47
ADM 6/11
19.2.1710/11 - 11.12.1714Second Lieutenant
George LeggBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1711-1721
ADM 6/11/219
Confirmed 6.8.1712
ADM 6/11
28.2.1711/12 - 9.3.1711/12Second Lieutenant
William StewartBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1712
† ADM 6/11/218
Confirmed 3.8.1712
ADM 6/11
24.6.1712 - 13.12.1714First Lieutenant
John OgilvieBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1707-1723
ADM 6/11/214
ADM 6/11
14.12.1714 - 28.4.1716First Lieutenant
John OgilvieBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1707-1723
ADM 6/12/11
ADM 6/12
14.12.1714 - 4.10.1715Second Lieutenant
George LeggBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1711-1721
Transfered ADM 6/12/11
ADM 6/12
21.2.1714/15 - 28.4.1716Second Lieutenant
Thomas JolleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1740
ADM 6/12/68
Confirmed 28.4.1716
ADM 6/12

6 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
17.12.1694 - 1694Boatswain
Joseph HallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694
ADM/A
26.12.1694 - 1694Carpenter
Richard BayleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1694
ADM/A
1697 - 1.2.1696/97Purser
Richard BurdettBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1699
Transfered
ADM/A
2.2.1696/97 - 1697Purser
Richard MorleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1697
ADM/A
26.1.1713/14 - 3.3.1714/15Midshipman Extra
Thomas WilcocksBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1723
Transfered ADM 6/11/282
ADM 6/11
1719 - 1.5.1719Surgeon
Thomas ScottBritish
Naval Sailor
Dockyard Staff
Service 1719
ADM 6/12/166
ADM 6/12

5 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
15.3.1694/95 - 1695Volunteer
Edward St LoeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1727
ADM 6/3/40
ADM 6/3
13.5.1696 - 1696Volunteer
John JonesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1696
ADM 6/3/157
ADM 6/3
16.12.1696 - 1696Volunteer
William PomroyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM 6/4/54
ADM 6/4
25.4.1705 - 3.7.1707Volunteer-per-order
Charles RedmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1705-1722
Transfered ADM 107/2/264
ADM 107/2
4.7.1707 - 19.3.1707/8Midshipman
Charles RedmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1705-1722
Transfered ADM 107/2/264
ADM 107/2

Service History


DateEventSource
1694Commissioned for Channel cruisingBWAS-1603
28.9.1694Took the Privateer
Le Saint Nicholas (20) 1694-1694
French 20 Gun
Privateer
in the Channel

30.9.1694

Arrived at Plymouth bringing in a privateer of 26 guns

ADM 106
15.10.1694Took the Privateer
Le Saint Louis (30) 1693-1694
French 30 Gun
Privateer
in the Channel

19.10.1694

Plymouth . The Anglesea has brought in a privateer of 38 guns named the St. Louis of Bordeaux. The privateer previously took the Pembroke.

ADM 106
19.4.1696Took the Privateer
Le Saint Jean Baptiste 1696-1696
French Privateer

8.6.1696Took the Privateer
La Perrine 1696-1696
French Privateer

13.8.1696Took the Privateer
La Bergère 1696-1696
French Privateer

1698Sailed for the East IndiesBWAS-1603
25.8.1701Paid offADM 51
1703Sailed for the West IndiesBWAS-1603
1704In home watersBWAS-1603
1705In home watersBWAS-1603
1708In the ChannelBWAS-1603
1709In the North SeaBWAS-1603
29.11.1709Paid offADM 33
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) 1711-1711
French 24 Gun
Privateer

1712In home watersBWAS-1603
31.3.1712Took the Frigate
Le Scarborough (32) 1710-1712
French 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate

1713Sailed to the "South Seas" on company serviceBWAS-1603
1715At CartagenaBWAS-1603
18.4.1716

Paid off

ADM 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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