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Hampshire

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Nominal Guns54BWAS-1603
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered24.12.1695BWAS-1603
Launched3.3.1697/98BWAS-1603
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1603
ShipyardCuckolds Point - Rotherhithe BWAS-1603
Ship Class1694 Programme 54-Gunner (1693)B028
Constructor
John TaylorBritish
Ship Builder
Service 1690-1703
BWAS-1603
CategoryFourth RateBWAS-1603
Ship TypeShip of the LineB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up6.1739B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck132' 0"Imperial Feet40.2336 
Length of Keel110' 7"Imperial Feet33.5458 
Breadth34' 3"Imperial Feet10.3823 
Depth in Hold13' 6"Imperial Feet4.0132 
Burthen690 194Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck130' 0"Imperial Feet39.624 
Length of Keel107' 0"Imperial Feet32.6136 
Breadth34' 2"Imperial Feet10.3759 
Depth in Hold13' 6"Imperial Feet4.0132 
Burthen664 3894Tons BM 

Armament


3.3.1697/98Broadside Weight = 228 Imperial Pound ( 103.398 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck22 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck8 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

1703Broadside Weight = 210 Imperial Pound ( 95.235 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck20 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

1703Broadside Weight = 228 Imperial Pound ( 103.398 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck22 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck8 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1703230Establlishment in war timeBWAS-1714
1703160Establlishment in peaceBWAS-1714

14 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
25.11.1698 - 13.1.1701/2Captain
Andrew LeakeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1697
Transfered ADM 6/5/34
BWAS-1714
14.1.1701/2 - 8.1.1702/3Captain
Henry LumleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1715
ADM 6/6/130
BWAS-1714
19.1.1702/3 - 10.2.1706/7Captain
Thomas StepneyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1712
ADM 6/7/78
BWAS-1714
22.4.1707 - 30.11.1710Captain
Henry MaynardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1711
ADM 6/9/63
BWAS-1714
1.12.1710 - 2.2.1712/13Captain
John HagarBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1736
ADM 6/11/85
BWAS-1714
2.3.1714/15 - 28.10.1715Captain
John HagarBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1736
ADM 6/12/30
ADM 6/12
29.10.1715 - 10.2.1716/17Captain
Charles BrowneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1740
Transfered ADM 6/12/55
BWAS-1714
11.2.1716/17 - 28.11.1717Captain
Peter ChamberlainBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1713
ADM 6/12/88
BWAS-1714
16.2.1718/19 - 10.3.1718/19Captain
Arthur FieldBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1718
ADM 6/13/3
Confirmed 16.2.1720/21
BWAS-1714
24.7.1720 - 13.11.1721Captain
Ambrose SaundersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1705-1721
ADM 6/13/12
Confirmed 5.6.1721
BWAS-1714
25.1.1725/26 - 2.1.1726/27Captain
John WellerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1705-1751
Transfered ADM 6/13/96
BWAS-1714
3.1.1726/27 - 13.2.1726/27Captain
Mungo HerdmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1727
ADM 6/13/129
ADM 6/13
13.2.1726/27 - 16.7.1727Captain
Francis KnightonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1700-1727
† Discharged Dead ADM 6/13/133
BWAS-1714
18.7.1727 - 1.12.1727Captain
Lord Robert MacCarthy (Viscount Muskerry)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1713-1735
ADM 6/13/146
ADM 6/13

25 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
25.11.1698 - 30.11.1698First Lieutenant
Joseph MighellsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1704
ADM 6/5/25
ADM 6/5
25.11.1698 - 13.4.1701Second Lieutenant
George RumballBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1717
ADM 6/5/34
ADM 6/5
1.12.1698 - 23.9.1700Second Lieutenant
John TrehearneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1705
Transfered ADM 6/5/34
ADM 6/5
6.3.1700/1 - 15.1.1701/2First Lieutenant
Joshua RoydhouseBritish
Naval Sailor
Ship Owner
Privateer
Service 1679-1709
ADM 6/6/69
ADM 6/6
14.4.1701 - 13.5.1701Second Lieutenant
John JenningsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1705
Transfered
ADM 6/6
14.5.1701 - 26.2.1701/2Second Lieutenant
John TrotterBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1736
ADM 6/6/95
ADM 6/6
19.1.1701/2 - 8.4.1702First Lieutenant
Thomas BrowneBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1670-1702
ADM 6/6/134
ADM 6/6
27.2.1701/2 - 14.11.1704Second Lieutenant
William RuthenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1704
ADM 6/7/14
ADM 6/7
9.4.1702 - 1.9.1703First Lieutenant
Charles HardyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1714
ADM 6/8/28
ADM 6/7
2.9.1703 - 21.4.1707First Lieutenant
Timothy SplaineBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1718
ADM 6/8/84
Confirmed 9.7.1704
ADM 6/8
15.11.1704 - 21.4.1707Second Lieutenant
Henry HuishBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1738
Transfered ADM 6/8/135
Confirmed 13.1.1704/5
ADM 6/8
22.4.1707 - 17.3.1708/9First Lieutenant
Timothy SplaineBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1718
Transfered ADM 6/9/63
ADM 6/9
22.4.1707 - 2.2.1712/13Second Lieutenant
Henry HuishBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1738
ADM 6/9/63
ADM 6/9
28.9.1709 - 21.11.1711First Lieutenant
Nathaniel BelshamBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1715
ADM 6/10/90
ADM 6/10
22.11.1711 - 8.2.1711/12First Lieutenant
Joseph HeleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1712
Transfered ADM 6/11/178
ADM 6/11
9.2.1711/12 - 2.2.1712/13First Lieutenant
Peter SolgardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1727
ADM 6/11/192
ADM 6/11
4.3.1714/15 - 28.11.1717First Lieutenant
James RycaultBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1758
ADM 6/12/30
ADM 6/12
4.3.1714/15 - 18.5.1716Second Lieutenant
John DoveBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1728
ADM 6/12/30
ADM 6/12
19.5.1716 - 28.11.1717Second Lieutenant
George AnsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Ship Owner
Service 1711-1761
ADM 6/12/83
Issued by
Sir John NorrisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1697
, English Channel - British Isles
Confirmed 7.12.1716
ADM 6/12
13.5.1720 - 13.11.1721Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Thomas LimeburnerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1750
ADM 6/13/13
Confirmed 14.6.1721
ADM 6/13
25.1.1725/26 - 1.12.1727First Lieutenant
Richard MorlenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1734
ADM 6/14/96
ADM 6/13
25.1.1725/26 - 24.11.1726Second Lieutenant
William BotelerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1707-1726
ADM 6/13/97
ADM 6/13
25.1.1725/26 - 5.4.1727Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
John DurellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1742
ADM 6/13/96
ADM 6/13
24.11.1726 - 1.12.1727Second Lieutenant
John GregoryBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1727
ADM 6/13/125
ADM 6/13
5.4.1727 - 1.12.1727Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Robert ShortingBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1718-1734
ADM 6/13/139
ADM 6/13

2 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
30.12.1696 - 1696Cook
Edward BromedgeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM 6/4/58
ADM 6/4
21.4.1719 - 1719Midshipman Extra
George CundettBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1717-1737
ADM 6/12/166
ADM 6/12

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
9.3.1698/99 - 12.1.1701/2Midshipman
George ColtBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1711
ADM 107/1/215
ADM 107/1

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
20.7.1703 - 26.6.1704Able Seaman
Charles PolkinhorneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1699-1740
Transfered ADM 107/2/179
ADM 107/2

Service History


DateEventSource
1699Sailed to NewfoundlandBWAS-1603
1700In the BalticBWAS-1603
1703In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1704Returned homeBWAS-1603
1705In the Channel and Bay of BiscayBWAS-1603
1706Sailed with the Smyrna convoyBWAS-1603
1708Stationed off DunkirkBWAS-1603
1709Stationed off IrelandBWAS-1603
1711In the ChannelBWAS-1603
1712Sailed to the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
2.2.1712/13Paid offADM 51
4.1713Began great repair at Woolwich - London BWAS-1603
1715Sailed to the BalticBWAS-1603
10.1715Completed great repair at Woolwich - London at a cost of £4626.10.6dBWAS-1603
28.11.1717Paid offADM 51
1719In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1721In home watersBWAS-1603
13.11.1721Paid offADM 51
1726In the BalticBWAS-1603
1727In the DownsBWAS-1603
1.12.1727Paid offADM 51
5.1734SurveyedBWAS-1603
6.1739Broken up at PortsmouthBWAS-1603


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
18.5.1715-29.11.1716British Baltic Fleet 1715
Sir John NorrisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1697
 
 

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