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4989
Nominal Guns70B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered20.2.1677/78BWAS-1603
Acquired1679B028
First Commissioned25.9.1679B028
ShipyardBlackwall Yard - Blackwall B028
Ship Class1677 Programme - 3rd Rates (1677)B028
Constructor
Sir Henry JohnsonBritish
Ship Owner
Ship Builder
Service 1669-1683
B028
CategoryThird RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the LineB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild5.1697B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck151' 5"Imperial Feet46.0273 
Length of Keel134' 10"Imperial Feet40.8432 
Breadth40' 2"Imperial Feet12.2428 
Depth in Hold16' 9 ½"Imperial Feet4.8895 
Burthen1,067Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB032
Length of Keel124' 0"Imperial Feet37.7952 
Breadth40' 2"Imperial Feet12.2428 
Depth in Hold17' 0"Imperial Feet5.1816 
Draught Aft18' 0"Imperial Feet5.4864 
Burthen1,064Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck151' 0"Imperial Feet46.0248 
Length of Keel121' 5"Imperial Feet36.8868 
Breadth40' 1 ½"Imperial Feet12.2047 
Depth in Hold16' 9 ½"Imperial Feet4.8895 
Draught Aft18' 0"Imperial Feet5.4864 
Burthen1,039 7594Tons BM 

Armament


1688Broadside Weight = 549.5 Imperial Pound ( 249.1986 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck22 British Demi-Cannon
Lower Gun Deck4 British Culverin
Upper Gun Deck26 British Demi-Culverin
Quarterdeck10 British Saker
Forecastle4 British Saker
Roundhouse4 British 3-Pounder

1694Broadside Weight = 576.5 Imperial Pound ( 261.4431 kg)B065
Gun Deck22 British Demi-Cannon
Gun Deck4 British Culverin
Gun Deck24 British 12-Pounder
Gun Deck14 British Saker
Gun Deck4 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1689300Establishment for peaceB032
1689380Establishment for war at homeB032
1689460Establishment for war abroadB032

11 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
25.9.1679 - 17.11.1679Captain
John PerrymanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1665-1680
BWAS-1603
26.9.1679 - 9.12.1679Captain
William FasebyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1661-1698
Transfered
B051
16.11.1688 - 1689Captain
Francis WhelerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1678-1694
B051
6.6.1689 - 1693Captain
Edward GoodBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1703
B051
7.1690 - 1691Captain
Peter PickardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1680-1702
BWAS-1603
1691 - 1692Captain
John NevilleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1673-1696
BWAS-1603
1693 - 1694Captain
Sir Richard EdwardsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1708
B051
21.1.1694/95 - 5.12.1695Captain
John MaineBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1678-1703
Transfered ADM 6/3/11
ADM 6/3
17.12.1695 - 2.1.1696/97Captain
Francis WyvellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1682-1716
Transfered ADM 6/3/102
B051
13.1.1696/97 - 18.5.1697Captain
Hovenden WalkerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1715
ADM 6/4/61
ADM 6/4
17.6.1697 - 27.2.1700/1Captain
Charles CornewallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1718
Transfered ADM 6/4/104
BWAS-1603

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
6.1689 - 1689Vice-Admiral of the Blue
Henry KilligrewBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1666-1692
BWAS-1603

9 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
25.1.1694/95 - 25.12.1695Second Lieutenant
Strickland TyrwhitBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1707
ADM 6/3/31
ADM 6/3
7.9.1695 - 25.12.1695First Lieutenant
Sir George WaltonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1736
Transfered ADM 6/3/76
ADM 6/3
24.12.1695 - 9.7.1696First Lieutenant
Thomas MilesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1707
Dismissed ADM 6/3/104
ADM 6/3
24.12.1695 - 20.11.1696Second Lieutenant
Daniel WhelerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1697
ADM 6/3/104
ADM 6/3
24.12.1695 - 20.11.1696Third Lieutenant
David LambertBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1689-1699
ADM 6/3/104
ADM 6/3
21.11.1696 - 18.5.1697First Lieutenant
James MillerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1705
ADM 6/4/48
ADM 6/4
21.11.1696 - 18.5.1697Second Lieutenant
John WoodBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1738
ADM 6/4/48
ADM 6/4
21.11.1696 - 20.1.1696/97Third Lieutenant
William RodgersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1697
ADM 6/4/48
ADM 6/4
3.2.1696/97 - 18.5.1697Third Lieutenant
Thomas MilesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1707
ADM 6/4/69
ADM 6/4

12 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1695 - 11.4.1695Purser
Joseph GascoyneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/48
ADM 6/3
1695 - 12.4.1695Purser
Robert CartBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/48
ADM 6/3
1695 - 15.9.1695Boatswain
Edward PriceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/78
ADM 6/3
12.2.1694/95 - 6.10.1695Chaplain
John CliftonBritish
Naval Sailor
Clergyman
Service 1695-1696
Transfered ADM 6/3/34
ADM 6/3
16.9.1695 - 1.2.1696/97Boatswain
David HartleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1697
ADM 6/3/78
ADM 6/3
1696 - 4.9.1696Cook
John DallingBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1703
Transfered ADM 6/4/22
ADM 6/4
1696Volunteer
Robert TrevorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1741
ADM 6/4/24
ADM 6/4
1.2.1695/96 - 1696Purser
John TrevorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM 6/3/123
ADM 6/3
14.2.1695/96 - 1.12.1696Chaplain
William PhilpsBritish
Naval Sailor
Clergyman
Service 1696
Transfered ADM 6/3/128
ADM 6/3
10.9.1696 - 1696Cook
Thomas BakerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM 6/4/24
ADM 6/4
18.1.1696/97 - 18.5.1697Chaplain
David WilliamsBritish
Naval Sailor
Clergyman
Service 1697
ADM 6/4/63
ADM 6/4
2.2.1696/97 - 1697Boatswain
John BrimsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Dockyard Staff
Service 1695-1697
ADM 6/4/68
ADM 6/4

14 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
17.6.1689 - 15.12.1689Midshipman
Humphrey BryantBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1675-1711
Transfered ADM 107/1/106
ADM 107/1
30.6.1690 - 13.9.1690Midshipman
John BlixardBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1679-1695
ADM 107/1/95
ADM 107/1
11.10.1690 - 29.12.1690Coxswain
William OckmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1685-1715
ADM 107/1/71
ADM 107/1
30.12.1690 - 2.7.1694Midshipman
William OckmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1685-1715
ADM 107/1/71
ADM 107/1
9.2.1690/91 - 4.5.1693Midshipman
John AckworthBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1693
ADM 107/1/45
ADM 107/1
6.7.1691 - 23.9.1691Midshipman
John BlixardBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1679-1695
Transfered ADM 107/1/95
ADM 107/1
13.9.1693 - 16.12.1693Midshipman
Robert EtterickBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1697
ADM 107/1/49
ADM 107/1
1695Volunteer
Charles ShadwellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/34
ADM 6/3
6.5.1695 - 22.11.1695Volunteer
John TrevorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1728
ADM 6/3/54
ADM 6/3
1696Volunteer
Charles HowardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1672-1696
ADM 6/4/21
ADM 6/4
2.1.1695/96 - 1.3.1695/96Volunteer
John SandersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1708
Transfered ADM 6/3/110
ADM 6/3
19.2.1695/96 - 1696Volunteer
John TrevorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1728
ADM 6/3/131
ADM 6/3
17.3.1695/96 - 6.11.1696Volunteer
William FoxBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1706
Transfered ADM 6/3/139
ADM 6/3
13.1.1696/97 - 18.5.1697Volunteer
John TrevorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1728
ADM 6/4/61
ADM 6/4

5 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
11.8.1690 - 5.4.1691Able Seaman
Henry GoreBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1715
Transfered ADM 107/1/21
ADM 107/1
14.9.1690 - 5.7.1691Able Seaman
John BlixardBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1679-1695
ADM 107/1/95
ADM 107/1
4.2.1690/91 - 15.6.1691Volunteer
Richard HaddockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1749
Transfered ADM 107/1/29
ADM 107/1
5.3.1692/93 - 12.9.1693Volunteer
Robert EtterickBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1697
ADM 107/1/49
ADM 107/1
18.10.1695 - 20.10.1696Able Seaman
Thomas SavageBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1685-1713
Transfered ADM 107/2/36
ADM 107/2

Service History


DateEventSource
25.9.1679

Commissioned only to be moved to Chatham DY

BWAS-1603
1689In the ChannelBWAS-1603
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
2.6.1692Battle of La Hogue
1693With the Dunkirk squadronBWAS-1603
1695In the SoundingsBWAS-1603
18.5.1697

Paid off

BWAS-1603
8.1697At Deptford ADM 106

 

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