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Kingston

5005
Nominal Guns60BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered8.3.1715/16BWAS-1714
Keel Laid Down22.7.1716BWAS-1714
Launched9.5.1719BWAS-1714
First Commissioned1.2.1719/20BWAS-1714
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1714
ShipyardPortsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
Ship Class1706 Establishment 60-Gunner (1706)BWAS-1714
Designed by
J BattBritish
Ship Builder
BWAS-1714
Constructor
John NaishBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1705-1726
BWAS-1714
CategoryFourth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShip of the LineBWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Broken Up to Rebuild11.1736BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck144' 2"Imperial Feet43.8924 
Length of Keel118' 10"Imperial Feet35.9664 
Breadth38' 1 ½"Imperial Feet11.5951 
Depth in Hold15' 5 ½"Imperial Feet4.5847 
Draught Forward10' 5"Imperial Feet3.175 
Draught Aft15' 11"Imperial Feet4.5771 
Burthen918 7694Tons BM 

Armament


1720Broadside Weight = 435 Imperial Pound ( 197.2725 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck24 British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 British 9-Pounder
Quarterdeck8 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1720240Complement in peaceBWAS-1714
1720365 BWAS-1714

6 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1.2.1719/20 - 30.9.1720Captain
St John CharltonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1738
ADM 6/12/192
BWAS-1714
30.9.1720 - 24.4.1723Captain
Nicholas EatonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1727
ADM 6/12/233
Confirmed 11.1.1720/21
BWAS-1714
13.2.1726/27 - 23.5.1728Captain
Samuel BraithwaiteBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1739
ADM 6/13/133
BWAS-1714
26.7.1728 - 14.12.1729Captain
Francis DansaysBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1754
ADM 6/14/211
BWAS-1714
13.1.1731/32 - 20.2.1731/32Captain
John OgilvieBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1718-1734
Transfered ADM 6/14/97
ADM 6/14
26.2.1731/32 - 5.9.1735Captain
Thomas TrevorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1711-1745
BWAS-1714

2 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
21.2.1731/32 - 22.2.1733/34Commodore
Richard LestockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1746
Transfered
BWAS-1714
23.2.1733/34 - 5.9.1735Commodore
Sir Chaloner OgleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1698-1749
ADM 107/3/141
BWAS-1714

23 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1.2.1719/20 - 30.10.1720First Lieutenant
Nathaniel TuckerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1743
ADM 6/12/192
ADM 6/12
1.2.1719/20 - 30.10.1720Second Lieutenant
Samuel FaulknorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1716-1744
ADM 6/12/192
ADM 6/12
31.10.1720 - 24.4.1723First Lieutenant
Samuel FaulknorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1716-1744
ADM 6/12/227
Confirmed 28.12.1720
ADM 6/12
1.11.1720 - 9.11.1721Third Lieutenant
Ashby MyngsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1720-1726
Transfered ADM 6/12/222
Confirmed 8.12.1720
ADM 6/12
1.11.1721 - 24.4.1723Second Lieutenant
Mathew FortescueBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1720-1741
ADM 6/13/21
ADM 6/13
10.11.1721 - 24.4.1723Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Roach FaulknorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1720-1727
ADM 6/13/22
ADM 6/13
14.2.1726/27 - 23.5.1728First Lieutenant
James FellowsBritish
Naval Sailor
ADM 6/13/134
ADM 6/13
14.2.1726/27 - 23.5.1728Second Lieutenant
Ralph ArchboldBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1718-1731
ADM 6/13/134
ADM 6/13
14.2.1726/27 - 17.8.1727Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Philip BowchierBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1727
ADM 6/13/134
ADM 6/13
18.8.1727 - 23.5.1728Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
William CarterBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1719-1741
ADM 6/14/206
Confirmed 25.5.1728
ADM 6/13
26.7.1728 - 15.4.1729First Lieutenant
John CrafordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1739
Transfered ADM 6/14/211
ADM 6/13
26.7.1728 - 1.4.1729Second Lieutenant
Samuel FaulknorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1716-1744
Transfered ADM 6/14/211
ADM 6/13
9.2.1728/29 - 14.12.1729Third Lieutenant
Samuel GoddardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1718-1745
ADM 6/14/11
ADM 6/14
2.4.1729 - 24.7.1729Second Lieutenant
Charles FanshaweBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1714-1747
Transfered ADM 6/14/20
ADM 6/14
3.5.1729 - 14.12.1729First Lieutenant
Luke RichardsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1732
ADM 6/14/27
ADM 6/14
25.7.1729 - 14.12.1729Second Lieutenant
Wright MorriceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1727-1732
ADM 6/14/32
ADM 6/14
13.1.1731/32 - 23.12.1732First Lieutenant
John JacksonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1732
ADM 6/14/97
ADM 6/14
13.1.1731/32 - 3.3.1731/32Second Lieutenant
William Clement BladwellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1718-1777
ADM 6/14/97
ADM 6/14
3.3.1731/32 - 11.1.1732/33Second Lieutenant
Charles WyndhamBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1728-1747
ADM 6/14/103
ADM 6/14
24.12.1732 - 12.4.1733First Lieutenant
Edward HawkeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1720-1776
ADM 6/14/194
DB015
13.4.1733 - 5.9.1735First Lieutenant
Thomas SwantonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1724-1744
ADM 6/14/219
Confirmed 26.8.1735
ADM 6/14
14.4.1733 - 11.5.1734Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
William KnightBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1741
ADM 6/14/222
Confirmed 18.9.1735
ADM 6/14
12.5.1734 - 5.9.1735Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Andrew HawesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1726-1741
ADM 6/15/220
Confirmed 2.9.1735
ADM 6/14

2 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
6.3.1731/32 - 22.2.1733/34Midshipman Extra
James PeersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1718-1741
Transfered ADM 6/14/103
ADM 6/14
1733 - 12.11.1733Carpenter
James CroucherBritish
Naval Sailor
Dockyard Staff
Service 1733-1739
ADM 6/14/154
ADM 6/14

5 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
2.1.1719/20 - 22.6.1720Midshipman
William LutherBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1717-1735
Transfered ADM 107/3/122
ADM 107/3
2.8.1728 - 14.12.1729Midshipman
Stephen PollingtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1726-1745
ADM 107/3/345
ADM 107/3
22.1.1731/32 - 30.8.1732Second Master
Joseph MyersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1725-1748
Transfered ADM 107/4/22
ADM 107/4
1.7.1732 - 23.12.1732Midshipman Extra
William BoutflowerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1711-1734
Transfered ADM 6/14/117
ADM 6/14
20.5.1734 - 5.9.1735Midshipman
George RawlingsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1726-1735
ADM 107/3/296
ADM 107/3

3 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
3.11.1728 - 14.12.1729Captain's Servant
John RawlinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1727-1759
ADM 107/3/494
ADM 107/3
13.8.1733 - 19.5.1734Able Seaman
George RawlingsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1726-1735
ADM 107/3/296
ADM 107/3
20.12.1733 - 28.2.1733/34Able Seaman
John CouchmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1730-1741
ADM 107/3/315
ADM 107/3

Service History


DateEventSource
1719Began fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
9.5.1719Completed at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £12082.17.3dBWAS-1714
1720Norris's fleet in the BalticBWAS-1714
1720Completed fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £4077.8.9dBWAS-1714
1722Sailed to Jamaica carrying the Duke of PortlandBWAS-1714
24.4.1723Paid offADM 51
1727In the StraitsBWAS-1714
23.5.1728

Paid off at Portsmouth Dockyard

ADM 106
11.1728Guardship at PortsmouthBWAS-1714
1729fittingBWAS-1714
14.12.1729Paid offADM 51
1731Began fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
1732Recommissioned for JamaicaBWAS-1714
1732Completed fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
1735Sailed homeBWAS-1714
5.9.1735Paid offADM 51


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
13.4.1721-20.10.1721British Baltic Fleet 1721
Sir John NorrisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1697
 
 

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