Nominal Guns96B065
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyBritish Second Rate ship of the line 'Loyal London' (1666) (80)
ShipyardDeptford - London B065
Constructor Jonas Shish (d.1674/75)B065
CategoryFirst RateB065
Ship TypeShip of the Line B065
Sailing RigShip RiggedB065
Broken Up to Rebuild1706BWAS-1793
BecomesBritish First Rate ship of the line 'London' (1706) (100)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Keel129' 0"Imperial Feet39.3192 
Breadth43' 9"Imperial Feet13.1826 
Depth in Hold19' 0"Imperial Feet5.7912 
Burthen1,328Tons BM 


1696Broadside Weight = 1018 Imperial Pound ( 461.663 kg)B065
Lower Gun Deck24 British Cannon of 7
Lower Gun Deck4 British Demi-Cannon
Middle Gun Deck26 British Culverin
Upper Gun Deck30 British 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck12 British 6-Pounder

9 Ship Commanders

1670Captain John Tinker (d.1670)B0515.1.1672 - 11.8.1672Vice-Admiral of the RedSir Edward Spragg (d.1673) Transferedref:12131673Captain William HoldenB0517.1673 - 1673Captain Thomas ElliottB0511692Captain Mathew Aylmer (1650-1720)TRN227.2.1692/93 - 1693Captain Christopher Mason: on board from 14.3.1692/93 ADM 106/436/32ADM 1066.3.1694/95 - 22.12.1695Captain Stafford Fairborne (d.1716) Transfered ADM 6/3/38ADM 6/324.12.1695 - 11.6.1696Captain Thomas Jennings (d.1723) ADM 6/3/104ADM 6/312.6.1696 - 2.10.1697Captain John Munden (d.1718/19) ADM 6/4/47
Confirmed 20.11.1696
ADM 6/4

1 Flag Officer

1693 - 12.7.1693Admiral of the BlueSir John Ashby (d.1693)

23 Commissioned Officers

1670Lieutenant John FlawesB0511672 - 1673Lieutenant George Rooke (1650-1708/9)ODNB1672First Lieutenant John Robinson (d.1690)B0511673 - 16.3.1674/75Third Lieutenant John KirkeB05118.4.1695 - 11.9.1695Fifth Lieutenant Richard Scott (c.1669-?) ADM 6/3/51ADM 6/37.5.1695 - 3.3.1695/96First Lieutenant Nathaniel Symonds ADM 6/3/55ADM 6/37.5.1695 - 10.11.1695Second Lieutenant Charles Richards (d.1702/3) ADM 6/3/55ADM 6/37.5.1695 - 3.9.1695Third Lieutenant Richard Hughes (1670-1756) Transfered ADM 6/3/55ADM 6/37.5.1695 - 11.9.1695Acting Fourth Lieutenant Francis Drake (c.1669-1726) ADM 6/3/55ADM 6/312.9.1695 - 2.2.1695/96Third Lieutenant Francis Drake (c.1669-1726) Transfered ADM 6/3/77ADM 6/312.9.1695 - 29.12.1695Acting Fourth Lieutenant Richard Scott (c.1669-?) ADM 6/3/77ADM 6/312.9.1695 - 27.1.1695/96Fifth Lieutenant Charles Christian ADM 6/3/77ADM 6/311.11.1695 - 1.3.1695/96Second Lieutenant Thomas Richards ADM 6/3/91ADM 6/326.12.1695 - 24.1.1696/97First Lieutenant Hercules Mitchell (d.1705) Transfered ADM 6/3/106ADM 6/326.12.1695 - 8.5.1699Second Lieutenant Philip Browne (d.aft.1702) ADM 6/3/106ADM 6/326.12.1695 - 3.6.1696Third Lieutenant Ralph Barrow ADM 6/3/106ADM 6/326.12.1695 - 7.1.1695/96Acting Fourth Lieutenant John Tildsely ADM 6/3/106
Confirmed 11.1.1696/97
ADM 6/3
26.12.1695 - 7.8.1696Fifth Lieutenant John Berkeley ADM 6/3/106ADM 6/38.1.1695/96 - 2.10.1697Third Lieutenant John Tildsely ADM 6/4/61ADM 6/48.8.1696 - 2.10.1697Fifth Lieutenant John Berkeley ADM 6/4/98
Confirmed 18.5.1697
ADM 6/4
9.8.1696 - 2.10.1697First Lieutenant Richard Canning (d.1726) ADM 6/4/34
Confirmed 12.10.1696
ADM 6/4
9.8.1696 - 2.10.1697Acting Fourth Lieutenant Francis Vaughan (d.1706/7) ADM 6/4/47
Confirmed 20.11.1696
ADM 6/4
10.3.1696/97 - 2.10.1697Second Lieutenant Robert Hobbs ADM 6/4/84ADM 6/4

7 Petty Officers

20.7.1691 - 29.4.1692Master's Mate Jasper Poynter (c.1656-?) ADM 107/1/77ADM 107/123.4.1692 - 18.6.1695Midshipman George Heyboo (c.1662-?) ADM 107/1/99ADM 107/112.5.1693 - 24.12.1694Midshipman Benjamin Devonshire (c.1668-?) ADM 107/1/81ADM 107/126.6.1693 - 8.1.1693/94Master's Mate Richard Haydon (c.1657-?) ADM 107/1/53ADM 107/123.7.1693 - 19.4.1695Master's Mate John Humphreys ADM 107/1/90ADM 107/116.11.1694 - 4.4.1695Midshipman Robert Haswell (c.1663-?) ADM 107/1/87ADM 107/14.5.1695 - 23.8.1695Midshipman Covill Mayne (c.1674-1746) ADM 107/1/98ADM 107/1

4 Crewmen

26.7.1691 - 26.8.1692Volunteer Peter Fountaine (c.1670-?) ADM 107/1/12ADM 107/17.1692 - 2.1693Volunteer William Clarke (c.1666-1727) ADM 107/1/46ADM 107/124.7.1694 - 15.11.1694Able Seaman Robert Haswell (c.1663-?) ADM 107/1/87ADM 107/124.2.1694/95 - 3.5.1695Able Seaman Covill Mayne (c.1674-1746) ADM 107/1/98ADM 107/1

Service History

28.5.1672Battle of Solebay
28.5.1673First Battle of Schooneveld
4.6.1673Second Battle of Schooneveld
11.8.1673Battle of Texel
12.1688In repairTRN2
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
2.10.1697Paid offADM 51
6.3.1701/2Ordered to be rebuiltBWAS-1793


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