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5040
Nominal Guns96B065
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
Acquired1670B065
ShipyardDeptford - London B065
Constructor
Jonas ShishBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
B065
CategoryFirst RateB065
Ship TypeShip of the LineB065
Sailing RigShip RiggedB065
Broken Up to Rebuild1706BWAS-1793
Becomes

Dimensions


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

Armament


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


DatesRankNameSource
1670Captain
John TinkerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1661-1670
B051
5.1.1672 - 11.8.1672Vice-Admiral of the Red
Sir Edward SpraggBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1661-1672
Transfered
ref:1213
1673Captain
William HoldenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1666-1683
B051
7.1673 - 1673Captain
Thomas ElliottBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1654-1673
B051
1692Captain
Mathew AylmerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1677-1698
TRN2
27.2.1692/93 - 1693Captain
Christopher MasonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1666-1693
: on board from 14.3.1692/93 ADM 106/436/32
ADM 106
6.3.1694/95 - 22.12.1695Captain
Stafford FairborneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1685-1708
Transfered ADM 6/3/38
ADM 6/3
24.12.1695 - 11.6.1696Captain
Thomas JenningsBritish
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Dockyard Staff
Service 1688-1706
ADM 6/3/104
ADM 6/3
12.6.1696 - 2.10.1697Captain
John MundenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1677-1703
ADM 6/4/47
Confirmed 20.11.1696
ADM 6/4

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1693 - 12.7.1693Admiral of the Blue
Sir John AshbyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1665-1689

23 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1670Lieutenant
John FlawesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1670-1691
B051
1672 - 1673Lieutenant
George RookeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1672-1705
ODNB
1672First Lieutenant
John RobinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1664-1690
B051
1673 - 16.3.1674/75Third Lieutenant
John KirkeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1667-1678
B051
18.4.1695 - 11.9.1695Fifth Lieutenant
Richard ScottBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1696
ADM 6/3/51
ADM 6/3
7.5.1695 - 3.3.1695/96First Lieutenant
Nathaniel SymondsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1702
ADM 6/3/55
ADM 6/3
7.5.1695 - 10.11.1695Second Lieutenant
Charles RichardsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1703
ADM 6/3/55
ADM 6/3
7.5.1695 - 3.9.1695Third Lieutenant
Richard HughesBritish
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1689-1754
Transfered ADM 6/3/55
ADM 6/3
7.5.1695 - 11.9.1695Fourth Lieutenant
Francis DrakeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1683-1720
ADM 6/3/55
ADM 6/3
12.9.1695 - 2.2.1695/96Third Lieutenant
Francis DrakeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1683-1720
Transfered ADM 6/3/77
ADM 6/3
12.9.1695 - 29.12.1695Fourth Lieutenant
Richard ScottBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1696
ADM 6/3/77
ADM 6/3
12.9.1695 - 27.1.1695/96Fifth Lieutenant
Charles ChristianBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1702
ADM 6/3/77
ADM 6/3
11.11.1695 - 1.3.1695/96Second Lieutenant
Thomas RichardsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1710
ADM 6/3/91
ADM 6/3
26.12.1695 - 16.8.1696First Lieutenant
Hercules MitchellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1705
Transfered ADM 6/3/106
ADM 6/3
26.12.1695 - 8.5.1699Second Lieutenant
Philip BrowneBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1691-1702
ADM 6/3/106
ADM 6/3
26.12.1695 - 3.6.1696Third Lieutenant
Ralph BarrowBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1701
ADM 6/3/106
ADM 6/3
26.12.1695 - 7.8.1696Fourth Lieutenant
John TildselyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1706
ADM 6/3/106
Confirmed 11.1.1696/97
ADM 6/3
26.12.1695 - 7.8.1696Fifth Lieutenant
John BerkeleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1712
ADM 6/3/106
ADM 6/3
7.8.1696 - 2.10.1697First Lieutenant
Richard CanningBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1716
ADM 6/4/34
Confirmed 12.10.1696
ADM 6/4
8.8.1696 - 2.10.1697Third Lieutenant
John TildselyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1706
ADM 6/4/61
Issued by
Lord John Berkeley (3rd Baron Berkeley of Stratton)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1685-1686

Confirmed 11.1.1696/97
ADM 6/4
8.8.1696 - 2.10.1697Fifth Lieutenant
John BerkeleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1712
ADM 6/4/98
Confirmed 18.5.1697
ADM 6/4
9.8.1696 - 2.10.1697Fourth Lieutenant
Francis VaughanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1706
ADM 6/4/47
Confirmed 20.11.1696
ADM 6/4
10.3.1696/97 - 2.10.1697Second Lieutenant
Robert HobbsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1677-1702
ADM 6/4/84
ADM 6/4

6 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
27.9.1695 - bef.16.12.1695Chaplain
James HenwoodBritish
Naval Sailor
Clergyman
Service 1695-1697
ADM 6/3/80
ADM 6/3
10.10.1695 - 1695Gunner
John FreemanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/84
ADM 6/3
13.1.1695/96 - 2.6.1696Chaplain
Thomas SkinnerBritish
Naval Sailor
Clergyman
Service 1695-1697
Transfered ADM 6/3/117
ADM 6/3
16.6.1696 - 12.5.1697Chaplain
George WarrenBritish
Naval Sailor
Clergyman
Service 1695-1697
Transfered ADM 6/4/42
Confirmed 27.10.1696
ADM 6/4
13.5.1697 - 1697Chaplain
Thomas SkinnerBritish
Naval Sailor
Clergyman
Service 1695-1697
ADM 6/4/97
ADM 6/4
24.12.1697 - 7.12.1698Purser
Christopher LovelaceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1679-1698
Transfered ADM 6/4/133
ADM 6/4

8 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
20.7.1691 - 29.4.1692Master's Mate
Jasper PoynterBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1674-1713
ADM 107/1/77
ADM 107/1
23.4.1692 - 18.6.1695Midshipman
George HeybooBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1676-1695
ADM 107/1/99
ADM 107/1
12.5.1693 - 24.12.1694Midshipman
Benjamin DevonshireBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1671-1697
ADM 107/1/81
ADM 107/1
26.6.1693 - 8.1.1693/94Master's Mate
Richard HaydonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1671-1700
ADM 107/1/53
ADM 107/1
23.7.1693 - 19.4.1695Master's Mate
John HumphreysBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1681-1697
ADM 107/1/90
ADM 107/1
16.11.1694 - 4.4.1695Midshipman
Robert HaswellBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1677-1698
ADM 107/1/87
ADM 107/1
4.5.1695 - 23.8.1695Midshipman
Covill MayneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1741
ADM 107/1/98
ADM 107/1
1696Volunteer
Henry MitchellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1726
ADM 6/3/141
ADM 6/3

4 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
26.7.1691 - 26.8.1692Volunteer
Peter FountaineFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1695
ADM 107/1/12
ADM 107/1
7.1692 - 2.1693Volunteer
William ClarkeBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1676-1715
ADM 107/1/46
ADM 107/1
24.7.1694 - 15.11.1694Able Seaman
Robert HaswellBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1677-1698
ADM 107/1/87
ADM 107/1
24.2.1694/95 - 3.5.1695Able Seaman
Covill MayneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1741
ADM 107/1/98
ADM 107/1

Service History


DateEventSource
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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