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Jersey -> 1698 Margate

4941
Nominal Guns24B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered21.7.1693B028
Acquired17.1.1693/94B028
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford B028
Ship ClassMaidstone Group (1693)B028
Designed by
The Navy BoardBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1694-1695
B028
Constructor
Fisher HardingBritish
Ship Builder
Service 1701
B028
CategorySixth RateB028
Ship TypeShipB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Wrecked9.10.1707BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck94' 6"Imperial Feet28.6893 
Length of Keel81' 0"Imperial Feet24.6888 
Breadth24' 8"Imperial Feet7.366 
Depth in Hold10' 8"Imperial Feet3.2512 
Burthen262 1494Tons BM 

Armament


17.1.1693/94Broadside Weight = 61 Imperial Pound ( 27.664 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck20 British Saker
Quarterdeck4 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
7.7.1693110Design Complement

11 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
19.3.1693/94 - 23.4.1694Lieutenant
John TriggsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1705
BWAS-1603
23.4.1694 - 21.4.1696Captain
Richard PaulBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1702
ADM 6/4/87
BWAS-1603
22.4.1696 - 7.3.1696/97Captain
Thomas FisherBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1696
† ADM 6/3/147
BWAS-1603
10.3.1696/97 - 1.5.1699Captain
Edmond BugdenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1699
BWAS-1603
2.5.1699 - 18.11.1699Commander
Thomas UrryBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1693
† ADM 6/5/45
ADM 6/5
7.5.1700 - 17.1.1701/2Captain
Philip DawesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1710
ADM 6/6/39
ADM 6/6
18.1.1701/2 - 1.3.1702/3Commander
Charles LatonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1704
ADM 6/7/57
Confirmed 14.10.1702
BWAS-1603
2.3.1702/3 - 5.4.1703Commander
John LawrenceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1702
† ADM 6/7/97
ADM 6/7
6.4.1703 - 21.12.1705Commander
John ChilleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Dockyard Staff
Service 1689-1722
ADM 6/7/116
ADM 6/7
22.12.1705 - 26.8.1706Captain
John CooperBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1721
Transfered ADM 6/8/212
ADM 6/8
4.4.1707 - 9.10.1707Commander
Samuel MeadBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1721
ADM 6/9/60
BWAS-1603

7 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
4.5.1697 - 13.1.1698/99Lieutenant
Richard BrayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1703
Transfered ADM 6/5/13
Confirmed 29.3.1698
ADM 6/5
11.5.1699 - 26.2.1700/1Lieutenant
William CarrBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1699-1718
ADM 6/5/49
ADM 6/5
27.2.1700/1 - 19.1.1701/2Lieutenant
Benjamin BarnettBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1679-1703
ADM 6/6/63
ADM 6/6
10.4.1703 - 28.12.1705Lieutenant
Peter FranklinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1714
ADM 6/7/117
ADM 6/7
8.7.1703 - 18.12.1705Lieutenant
Henry LongBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1710
ADM 6/8/160
Confirmed 6.3.1704/5
ADM 6/8
29.12.1705 - 11.2.1706/7Lieutenant
John CockburnBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1731
ADM 6/8/213
ADM 6/8
12.2.1706/7 - 9.10.1707Lieutenant
Thomas HedgesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1712
ADM 6/9/48
ADM 6/9

2 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
3.2.1695/96 - 1696Boatswain
Charles StantonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1696
ADM 6/3/125
ADM 6/3
22.4.1696 - 1696Gunner
James BrayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM 6/3/148
ADM 6/3

Service History


DateEventSource
1696To the West Indies with a convoyBWAS-1603
21.10.1698Renamed MargateBWAS-1603
1700To America and the West IndiesBWAS-1603
1702Survey of the Irish CoastBWAS-1603
1703Commissioned for the North SeaBWAS-1603
1704Sailed for the Leeward IslandsBWAS-1603
1706Returned homeBWAS-1603
7.1707For the Leeward IslandsBWAS-1603
9.10.1707Wrecked near CartagenaBWAS-1603

 

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