Nominal Guns42BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
First Commissioned11.12.1714BWAS-1714
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1714
ShipyardPortsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
Ship ClassGibraltar GroupBWAS-1714
ConstructorJohn Phillips (d.1720)BWAS-1714
CategorySixth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShip BWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Broken Up12.1738BWAS-1714


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck94' 10"Imperial Feet28.6512 
Length of Keel76' 7"Imperial Feet23.1944 
Breadth26' 2"Imperial Feet7.9333 
Depth in Hold11' 6"Imperial Feet3.5052 
Burthen278 7394Tons BM 


28.5.1713Broadside Weight = 72 Imperial Pound ( 32.652 kg)BWAS-1714
Upper Gun Deck20 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 British 6-Pounder

1714Broadside Weight = 60 Imperial Pound ( 27.21 kg)BWAS-1714
Upper Gun Deck20 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1710115Design Complement

5 Commanding Officers

11.12.1714 - 29.9.1719Captain and MasterSt John Charlton (d.1742) ADM 6/12/9BWAS-171429.9.1719 - 11.8.1727CaptainWilliam Rowley (1690-1768) ADM 6/12/179BWAS-171411.8.1727 - 5.7.1728CaptainWilliam Rowley (1690-1768) ADM 6/13/149ADM 6/1318.1.1728/29 - 25.7.1738CaptainJohn Onley (d.c.1742) ADM 6/15/10BWAS-171426.7.1738 - 20.11.1738CaptainEdward Legge (d.1747) ADM 6/15/132BWAS-1714

4 Commissioned Officers

11.12.1714 - 10.8.1727LieutenantHenry Reddish (d.1742) ADM 6/12/9ADM 6/1211.8.1727 - 10.1.1727/28LieutenantHenry Reddish (d.1742) ADM 6/15/149ADM 6/1318.1.1728/29 - 10.4.1729LieutenantGeorge Cundett (d.1741) ADM 6/14/10ADM 6/1412.4.1729 - 20.11.1738LieutenantJohn Davies ADM 6/15/22ADM 6/14

1 Warrant Officer

1725 - 16.12.1725SurgeonWilliam Hicks ADM 6/14/94ADM 6/13

Service History

1714Refitted as a 20 gun Sixth RateBWAS-1603
1715Commissioned for the West coast of ScotlandBWAS-1714
8.1723small repair at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth at a cost of £1605.11.4dBWAS-1714
5.7.1728Paid offADM 51
1.1729Re-commissioned for the Bristol ChannelBWAS-1714
5.1729small repair at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1714
21.11.1738Paid offBWAS-1714
30.11.1738Order to be broken up at PortsmouthBWAS-1714


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