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Kinsale

5009
Nominal Guns40BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered20.12.1722BWAS-1714
Acquired13.4.1724BWAS-1714
First Commissioned4.5.1725BWAS-1714
ShipyardPortsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
Ship Class1719 Establishment 40-Gunner (1719)BWAS-1714
Constructor
John NaishBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1705-1726
BWAS-1714
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShipBWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Broken Up6.1741BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck124' 0"Imperial Feet37.7952 
Length of Keel101' 8"Imperial Feet30.988 
Breadth33' 6"Imperial Feet10.1092 
Depth in Hold14' 0"Imperial Feet4.2672 
Burthen606 8994Tons BM 

Armament


13.4.1724Broadside Weight = 180 Imperial Pound ( 81.63 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck20 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1719190Design Complement

8 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
4.5.1725 - 10.1.1727/28Captain
Richard Thomas GirlingtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1740
ADM 6/13/88
BWAS-1714
11.1.1727/28 - 1.4.1729Captain
The Hon. Vere BeauclerkBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1717-1771
Transfered ADM 6/14/185
BWAS-1714
2.4.1729 - 22.12.1731Captain
The Hon. William HerveyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1718-1743
ADM 6/14/20
BWAS-1714
22.2.1733/34 - 11.7.1737Captain
John ForresterBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1720-1737
ADM 6/14/166
BWAS-1714
12.7.1737 - 2.1.1737/38Commander
Harcourt MastersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1714-1741
BWAS-1714
3.1.1737/38 - 8.6.1738Captain
Harcourt MastersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1714-1741
Transfered ADM 6/15/92
BWAS-1714
9.6.1738 - 11.8.1738Captain
Digby DentBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1726-1758
Transfered ADM 6/16/65
Confirmed 8.6.1742
B051
11.8.1738 - 14.8.1739Captain
John RussellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1721-1740
ADM 6/15/236
Confirmed 16.11.1739
ADM 6/15

19 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
4.5.1725 - 10.1.1726/27First Lieutenant
Charles DrummondBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1747
ADM 6/13/88
ADM 6/13
4.5.1725 - 24.1.1725/26Second Lieutenant
James FalconerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1707-1727
Transfered ADM 6/13/88
ADM 6/13
4.5.1725 - 10.1.1727/28Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
The Hon. George FeildingBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1725-1728
ADM 6/13/88
ADM 6/13
11.1.1727/28 - 1.4.1729First Lieutenant
William CoulseaBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1700-1737
Transfered ADM 6/14/185
ADM 6/13
11.1.1727/28 - 10.4.1729Second Lieutenant
Robert FytcheBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1718-1740
ADM 6/14/185
ADM 6/13
11.1.1727/28 - 21.11.1728Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Richard EdwardsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1712-1770
ADM 6/14/185
ADM 6/13
22.11.1728 - 3.4.1729Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Franklyn LushingtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1722-1735
Transfered ADM 6/14/18
ADM 6/14
2.4.1729 - 22.12.1731First Lieutenant
Simon LyonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1737
ADM 6/14/20
ADM 6/14
11.4.1729 - 24.5.1731Second Lieutenant
James ComptonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1726-1743
ADM 6/14/22
ADM 6/14
11.4.1729 - 22.12.1731Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
John PitmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1745
ADM 6/14/22
ADM 6/14
25.5.1731 - 22.12.1731Second Lieutenant
Mathew FortescueBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1720-1741
ADM 6/14/80
ADM 6/14
23.2.1733/34 - 17.3.1733/34First Lieutenant
Edy RumseyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1707-1734
ADM 6/14/169
ADM 6/14
23.2.1733/34 - 12.3.1733/34Second Lieutenant
Edward GregoryBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1734
ADM 6/14/169
ADM 6/14
2.3.1733/34 - 12.3.1733/34Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Edmund BeavorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1722-1744
ADM 6/14/171
ADM 6/14
13.3.1733/34 - 23.7.1739Second Lieutenant
John WatsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1733-1741
ADM 6/15/177
ADM 6/14
13.3.1733/34 - 20.4.1737Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
John MorayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1726-1737
ADM 6/15/175
ADM 6/14
18.3.1733/34 - 6.6.1737First Lieutenant
Francis HolburneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1720-1768
Transfered ADM 6/15/176
ADM 6/14
6.8.1737 - 21.7.1738Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Philip SaumarezBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1743
ADM 6/15/213
Confirmed 22.8.1739
ADM 6/15
12.7.1739 - 8.8.1739Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
William PowlettBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1729-1745
Transfered ADM 6/15/199
ADM 6/15

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRankNameSource
4.5.1725 - 23.1.1725/26Midshipman Extra
Robert GodfreyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1726
Transfered ADM 6/13/89
ADM 6/13

5 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
2.6.1725 - 12.7.1727Midshipman
Edward HawkeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1720-1776
Discharged ADM 107/3/153
ODNB
9.6.1725 - 19.7.1727Midshipman Ordinary
Robert RoundtreeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1722-1736
ADM 107/3/171
ADM 107/3
26.10.1725 - 12.12.1726Midshipman
James RootsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1724-1742
Transfered ADM 107/2/24
ADM 107/2
12.3.1728/29 - 20.12.1731Midshipman
Edward LeggeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1726-1747
Transfered ADM 107/3/211
ADM 107/3
9.1736 - 7.1738Midshipman
Edward HughesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1735-1793
Transfered
ODNB

Service History


DateEventSource
13.4.1724building at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £7468.9.6dBWAS-1714
13.4.1724Began fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
5.1725Commissioned for Guinea and the West IndiesBWAS-1714
5.1725Completed fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £619.2.2dBWAS-1714
1728Commissioned for NewfoundlandBWAS-1714
1730Sailed to Gibraltar and SaleeBWAS-1714
1731In the MediterraneanBWAS-1714
22.12.1731Paid offADM 51
1.1732small repair at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness at a cost of £854.1.11dBWAS-1714
14.8.1739Paid offADM 51
10.6.1740Surveyed and ordered hulkedBWAS-1714
10.6.1741Ordered to be broken upBWAS-1714

 

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