Kinsale

5008
Nominal Guns36B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered24.11.1696BWAS-1603
Acquired22.5.1700BWAS-1603
ShipyardKinsale B028
ConstructorRichard StaceyBWAS-1603
CategoryFifth RateB028
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up to Rebuild1.1723B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck117' 6"Imperial Feet35.6706 
Length of Keel99' 6"Imperial Feet30.1921 
Breadth31' 9"Imperial Feet9.6774 
Depth in Hold12' 0"Imperial Feet3.6576 
Burthen533 4994Tons BM 

Armament


1700Broadside Weight = 126 Imperial Pound ( 57.141 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck8 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 British 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1700155 BWAS-1603

15 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
4.6.1700 - 5.3.1700/1CaptainBartholomew Clements (d.1712) ADM 6/6/42BWAS-16036.3.1700/1 - 16.5.1701CaptainJohn Marshall ADM 6/6/69ADM 6/617.5.1701 - 6.6.1701CaptainJohn Viall (d.1701/2) ADM 6/6/96ADM 6/67.6.1701 - 28.8.1702CaptainGeorge Maugham (c.1671-1702)† ADM 6/6/103BWAS-160329.8.1702 - 7.12.1702Acting CaptainJohn Foljamb (d.1705)ADM 6/88.12.1702 - 21.1.1702/3CaptainJohn Foljamb (d.1705) ADM 6/8/42
Commission confirmed 6.1.1703/4
BWAS-1603
22.1.1702/3 - 5.1.1703/4CaptainWilliam Peallyref:8106.1.1703/4 - 21.5.1705CaptainThomas Mathews (1676-1750) ADM 6/8/40BWAS-160322.5.1705 - 25.11.1705CaptainFrancis Vaughan (d.1706/7) ADM 6/8/180BWAS-160326.11.1705 - 16.9.1706CaptainFrancis Kestall (d.1706)† ADM 6/8/205BWAS-160317.9.1706 - 26.10.1710CaptainJohn Clifton (d.1723) ADM 6/9/12BWAS-160311.7.1711 - 19.10.1715CaptainJohn Furzer (d.1721) ADM 6/11/149BWAS-160320.10.1715 - 27.3.1716CaptainEdward Storey (d.1727) ADM 6/12/54ADM 6/1228.3.1716 - 13.3.1717/18CaptainChristopher O'Brien (d.1743/44) ADM 6/12/65BWAS-160314.3.1717/18 - 22.11.1721CaptainSamuel Chadwick (d.1727) ADM 6/12/118BWAS-1603

7 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
6.3.1700/1 - 28.8.1702LieutenantJohn Foljamb (d.1705) ADM 6/6/69ADM 6/626.5.1705 - 5.12.1705LieutenantWilliam Beauchamp ADM 6/8/181ADM 6/86.12.1705 - 16.9.1706LieutenantMathew Nesbitt ADM 6/8/207ADM 6/817.9.1706 - 26.10.1710LieutenantSolomon Gideon (d.1756) ADM 6/9/24
Commission confirmed 11.11.1706
ADM 6/9
12.7.1711 - 19.10.1715LieutenantSolomon Gideon (d.1756) ADM 6/11/149ADM 6/1120.10.1715 - 7.1.1717/18LieutenantWilliam Douglas (d.1741) ADM 6/12/54ADM 6/128.1.1717/18 - 22.11.1721LieutenantJohn Crosse (d.1752) ADM 6/12/109ADM 6/12

4 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
28.8.1712 - 29.9.1713MidshipmanThomas Chichester ADM 107/3/9ADM107/317.9.1712 - 24.9.1713MidshipmanRichard Newell ADM 107/3/39ADM107/320.5.1720 - 9.5.1722Master's MateHenry German ADM 107/3/121ADM107/312.3.1728/29 - 20.12.1731MidshipmanEdward Legge (d.1747) ADM 107/3/211ADM107/3

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
25.9.1713 - 31.10.1713Able SeamanRichard Newell ADM 107/3/39ADM107/3

Service History


DateEventSource
1701Sailed to the West IndiesBWAS-1603
1703In the West IndiesBWAS-1603
1704Stationed in the North SeaBWAS-1603
12.1705Commissioned for the West IndiesBWAS-1603
1707Commissioned for NewfoundlandBWAS-1603
1708In the North SeaBWAS-1603
10.1709Sailed to Lisbon, then escorted a convoy to the Mediterranean and then to New YorkBWAS-1603
26.10.1710Paid offADM 51
1711Great Repair at ChathamBWAS-1603
1713In the North SeaBWAS-1603
1714Sailed to the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
9.1715Began refitting at Deptford Dockyard BWAS-1603
11.1715Completed refitting at Deptford Dockyard at a cost of £2033.5.9dBWAS-1603
1716RecommissionedBWAS-1603
1717In the ChannelBWAS-1603
1718In Home WatersBWAS-1603
12.1718Began small repair at Portsmouth Dockyard BWAS-1603
1719Off VigoBWAS-1603
2.1719Completed small repair at Portsmouth Dockyard at a cost of £1169.7.9dBWAS-1603
21.9.1719Expedition to Vigo
1720Stationed in the ChannelBWAS-1603
1721In the BalticBWAS-1603
22.11.1721Paid offADM 51
1.1723Broken up at Portsmouth to be rebuiltBWAS-1603

 

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