Kent

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 RatesB028
ConstructorSir Henry Johnson (1624-1683)B028
CategoryThird RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
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 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
25.9.1679 - 17.11.1679Captain John Perryman (d.1680)BWAS-160326.9.1679 - 9.12.1679Captain William Faseby (d.1711)B05116.11.1688 - 1689Captain Francis Wheler (d.1693/94)B0516.6.1689 - 1693Captain Edward Good (d.1709/10)B0517.1690 - 1691Captain Peter Pickard (d.1701/2)BWAS-16031691 - 1692Captain John Neville (d.1697)BWAS-16031693 - 1694CaptainSir Richard EdwardsB05121.1.1694/95 - 5.12.1695Captain John Maine ADM 6/3/11ADM 6/317.12.1695 - 2.1.1696/97Captain Francis Wyvell (d.1729) ADM 6/3/102B05113.1.1696/97 - 18.5.1697Captain Hovenden Walker (1666-1725) ADM 6/4/61ADM 6/417.6.1697 - 27.2.1700/1Captain Charles Cornewall (1669-1718) ADM 6/4/104BWAS-1603

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
6.1689 - 1689Vice-Admiral of the Blue Henry Killigrew (1652-1712)BWAS-1603

9 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
25.1.1694/95 - 25.12.1695Second Lieutenant Strickland Tyrwhit ADM 6/3/31ADM 6/37.9.1695 - 25.12.1695First LieutenantSir George Walton (1665-1739) ADM 6/3/76ADM 6/324.12.1695 - 9.7.1696First Lieutenant Thomas Miles ADM 6/3/104ADM 6/324.12.1695 - 20.11.1696Second Lieutenant Daniel Wheler ADM 6/3/104ADM 6/324.12.1695 - 20.11.1696Third Lieutenant David Lambert (c.1668-?) ADM 6/3/104ADM 6/321.11.1696 - 18.5.1697First Lieutenant James Miller ADM 6/4/48ADM 6/421.11.1696 - 18.5.1697Second Lieutenant John Wood ADM 6/4/48ADM 6/421.11.1696 - 20.1.1696/97Third Lieutenant William Rodgers ADM 6/4/48ADM 6/43.2.1696/97 - 18.5.1697Third Lieutenant Thomas Miles ADM 6/4/69ADM 6/4

7 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
17.6.1689 - 15.12.1689Midshipman Humphrey Bryant (c.1663-?) ADM 107/1/106ADM 107/130.6.1690 - 13.9.1690Midshipman John Blixard (c.1666-?) ADM 107/1/95ADM 107/111.10.1690 - 29.12.1690Coxswain William Ockman (c.1670-1740) ADM 107/1/71ADM 107/130.12.1690 - 2.7.1694Midshipman William Ockman (c.1670-1740) ADM 107/1/71ADM 107/19.2.1690/91 - 4.5.1693Midshipman John Ackworth (c.1668-?) ADM 107/1/45ADM 107/16.7.1691 - 23.9.1691Midshipman John Blixard (c.1666-?) ADM 107/1/95ADM 107/113.9.1693 - 16.12.1693Midshipman Robert Etterick (c.1674-?) ADM 107/1/49ADM 107/1

4 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
11.8.1690 - 5.4.1691Able Seaman Henry Gore (c.1666-1726) ADM 107/1/21ADM 107/114.9.1690 - 5.7.1691Able Seaman John Blixard (c.1666-?) ADM 107/1/95ADM 107/14.2.1690/91 - 15.6.1691Volunteer Richard Haddock (c.1674-1749/50) ADM 107/1/29ADM 107/15.3.1692/93 - 12.9.1693Volunteer Robert Etterick (c.1674-?) ADM 107/1/49ADM 107/1

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

 

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