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Warwick

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Nominal Guns54BWAS-1603
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered25.9.1695BWAS-1603
Launched20.8.1696BWAS-1603
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1603
ShipyardDeptford - London BWAS-1603
Ship Class1694 Programme 54-GunnerB028
ConstructorRobert & John CastleBWAS-1603
CategoryFourth RateBWAS-1603
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild1710B028
BecomesBritish Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Warwick' (1711) (54)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB022
Length of Gundeck130' 5"Imperial Feet39.6282 
Length of Keel109' 0"Imperial Feet33.2232 
Breadth34' 5"Imperial Feet10.395 
Depth in Hold13' 9"Imperial Feet4.0386 
Burthen686 7194Tons BM 

Armament


1696Broadside Weight = 223 Imperial Pound ( 101.1305 kg)B022
Lower Gun Deck20 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 British Demi-Culverin
Quarterdeck2 British 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
11.1693280Design Complement

12 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
27.6.1696 - 24.7.1697CaptainAnthony Tollat (d.1708/9)ADM 6/425.7.1697 - 26.9.1698CaptainJoshua Moore (d.1705/6) ADM 6/4/123
Commission confirmed 10.11.1697
BWAS-1603
2.5.1699 - 25.6.1699CaptainEdmund Loades (d.1707) ADM 6/5/46BWAS-160325.9.1701 - 29.9.1701CaptainJames Wishart (d.1723) ADM 6/6/114ADM 6/630.9.1701 - 8.1.1702/3CaptainFrancis Dove (d.1724/25) ADM 6/6/115BWAS-16039.1.1702/3 - 21.3.1702/3CaptainRichard Culliford (d.1738) ADM 6/7/74ADM 6/715.4.1703 - 6.2.1703/4CaptainGeorge Clements (d.1707) ADM 6/7/119BWAS-16037.2.1703/4 - 2.11.1704CaptainGeorge Smith (d.1704)† ADM 6/8/53BWAS-160315.12.1704 - 5.9.1705CommanderJames Adlington (c.1673-1710) ADM 6/9/71
Commission confirmed 23.5.1707
ADM 6/9
6.9.1705 - 22.3.1705/6CaptainJohn Trotter (c.1674-1747) ADM 6/8/193BWAS-160318.3.1705/6 - 9.12.1707CaptainBeaumont Raymond (d.1718) ADM 6/8/242BWAS-160310.12.1707 - 14.4.1709CaptainJohn Mitchell ADM 6/9/108BWAS-1603

27 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
27.6.1696 - 4.7.1697First LieutenantCharles CarterADM 6/46.8.1697 - 26.9.1698First LieutenantGeorge Salterley (d.1701) ADM 6/4/127
Commission confirmed 26.11.1697
ADM 6/4
10.5.1699 - 25.6.1699First LieutenantJohn Jephcott ADM 6/5/49ADM 6/510.5.1699 - 25.6.1699Second LieutenantFrancis Kestall (d.1706) ADM 6/5/49ADM 6/525.9.1701 - 14.1.1701/2First LieutenantHenry Maynard (d.1742) ADM 6/6/114ADM 6/625.9.1701 - 30.9.1701Second LieutenantThomas Cooke ADM 6/6/114ADM 6/61.10.1701 - 9.2.1701/2Second LieutenantCharles Roche (d.1708) ADM 6/6/115ADM 6/619.2.1701/2 - 8.1.1702/3First LieutenantJames Moneypenny (d.1723) ADM 6/7/11ADM 6/719.2.1701/2 - 21.3.1702/3Second LieutenantJohn Brerewood ADM 6/7/11ADM 6/719.12.1702 - 5.1.1702/3First LieutenantCharles Stukely (d.1720) ADM 6/7/67ADM 6/725.1.1702/3 - 21.3.1702/3First LieutenantJosiah Martin ADM 6/7/82ADM 6/723.4.1703 - 7.4.1703First LieutenantEdmund Hooke (d.1744/45) ADM 6/7/120ADM 6/723.4.1703 - 16.3.1703/4Second LieutenantJohn James Gaches (d.1748) ADM 6/7/120ADM 6/78.7.1703 - 5.3.1703/4First LieutenantRobert Pierson ADM 6/8/129
Commission confirmed 1.1.1704/5
ADM 6/8
6.3.1703/4 - 16.3.1703/4First LieutenantJames Adlington (c.1673-1710) ADM 6/8/60ADM 6/817.3.1703/4 - 5.9.1704First LieutenantJohn James Gaches (d.1748) ADM 6/8/63ADM 6/817.3.1703/4 - 28.3.1704Second LieutenantJames Adlington (c.1673-1710) ADM 6/8/63ADM 6/829.3.1704 - 13.9.1705Second LieutenantEdward Whitworth (d.1721) ADM 6/8/66ADM 6/818.8.1704 - 10.2.1705/6Second LieutenantThomas Harvey ADM 6/8/194
Commission confirmed 13.9.1705
ADM 6/8
13.9.1705 - 2.7.1706First LieutenantJames Collier (d.1707) ADM 6/8/194ADM 6/814.9.1705 - 2.7.1706Second LieutenantEdward Whitworth (d.1721) ADM 6/8/194ADM 6/83.7.1706 - 11.3.1706/7First LieutenantEdward Whitworth (d.1721) ADM 6/8/260ADM 6/83.7.1706 - 23.7.1706Second LieutenantYelverton Peyton (d.1748) ADM 6/8/260ADM 6/812.3.1706/7 - 21.3.1707/8First LieutenantEdward Whitworth (d.1721) ADM 6/9/56ADM 6/912.3.1706/7 - 6.1.1707/8Second LieutenantRobert Thomas ADM 6/9/56ADM 6/97.2.1707/8 - 14.4.1709First LieutenantRobert Thomas ADM 6/9/135ADM 6/97.2.1707/8 - 14.4.1709Second LieutenantJohn Lopdell (d.bef.1734) ADM 6/9/135ADM 6/9

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
24.12.1701 - 24.4.1703Volunteer-per-orderEdward Mathews ADM 107/2/267RNLPC

Service History


DateEventSource
1697In the West IndiesBWAS-1603
26.9.1698Paid offADM 51
25.6.1699Paid offADM 51
1704In the Channel and then sailed to the West IndiesBWAS-1603
1705In the West Indies and then sailed homeBWAS-1603
1706Sailed to NewfoundlandBWAS-1603
1707Sailed to ArchangelBWAS-1603
1708In the Downs and NewfoundlandBWAS-1603
14.4.1709Paid offADM 51
1710Broken up at Rotherhithe to be rebuiltBWAS-1603


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
B028Ships of the Royal Navy - Volume IJ. J. ColledgeBook
B022The 50-Gun ShipRif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/4ADM 6/4 Commission and Warrent Book 1696 25 May-1698 20 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/6ADM 6/6 Commission and Warrent Book 1699 2 June-1702 26 Jan Archive
ADM 6/7ADM 6/7 Commission and Warrent Book 1702 28 Jan.-1703 6 July Archive
ADM 6/9ADM 6/9 Commission and Warrent Book 1706 9 July-1708 Oct. Archive
ADM 6/5ADM 6/5 Commission and Warrent Book 1698 28 Jan.-1699 1 June Archive
ADM 6/8ADM 6/8 Commission and Warrent Book 1703 6 July-1706 3 July Archive
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 51ADM 51 1669-1853 Admiralty: Captains' Logs Archive
 

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