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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 GroupB028
Designed by
The Navy BoardBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
B028
Constructor
Fisher HardingBritish
Ship Builder
Service 1701
B028
CategorySixth RateB028
Ship TypeShip B028
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 - 11.4.1696Captain
Richard PaulBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1702
BWAS-1603
22.4.1696 - 7.3.1696/97Captain
Thomas FisherBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1697
† 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

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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