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Greenwich

514
Nominal Guns54BWAS-1603
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
British Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Greenwich' (1666) (58) 1666-1699
British 58 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
Ordered25.2.1698/99BWAS-1603
Launched1699BWAS-1603
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1603
ShipyardWoolwich Dockyard - Woolwich B028
Constructor
Elias WaffeBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1693-1702
BWAS-1603
CategoryFourth RateBWAS-1603
Ship TypeShip of the Line BWAS-1603
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1603
Broken Up to Rebuild1724BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck135' 10"Imperial Feet41.148 
Length of Keel110' 0"Imperial Feet33.528 
Breadth36' 0"Imperial Feet10.9728 
Depth in Hold13' 6 ½"Imperial Feet3.9751 
Burthen758 2894Tons BM 

Armament


1699Broadside 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
1699280 BWAS-1603

8 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
26.2.1700/1 - 12.3.1700/1Captain
Stephen ElliottBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1703
Transfered ADM 6/6/62
ADM 6/6
24.3.1700/1 - 10.10.1702Captain
Cooper WadeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1702
Dismissed ADM 6/6/79
BWAS-1603
12.10.1702 - 1704Captain
Charles SmithBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1740
ADM 6/8/17
Confirmed 20.9.1703
BWAS-1603
2.10.1705 - 18.10.1705Captain
John CooperBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1721
ADM 6/8/195
ADM 6/8
17.10.1705 - 13.2.1705/6Captain
The Hon. Peregrine BertieBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1707
Transfered
BWAS-1603
19.10.1705 - 3.4.1708Captain
James JessonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690
† Discharged Dead ADM 6/8/197
BWAS-1603
3.4.1708 - 14.12.1710Captain
Archibald HamiltonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1684-1724
ADM 6/10/17
Confirmed 14.12.1708
BWAS-1603
21.8.1712 - 15.4.1716Captain
George ForbesBritish
Naval Sailor
Marine
Service 1702-1742
ADM 6/11/221
BWAS-1603

14 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
27.2.1700/1 - 12.10.1702First Lieutenant
Francis NeagleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1702
ADM 6/6/63
Confirmed 25.8.1703
ADM 6/6
28.2.1700/1 - 12.10.1702Second Lieutenant
Roger FairchildBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1702
ADM 6/6/64
ADM 6/6
13.10.1702 - 28.2.1707/8First Lieutenant
John CodnerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1697
ADM 6/8/16
ADM 6/8
13.10.1702 - 17.4.1705Second Lieutenant
Charles BaisantBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1705
ADM 6/8/16
Confirmed 25.8.1703
ADM 6/8
18.4.1705 - 20.11.1706Second Lieutenant
Thomas RumseyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1726
Transfered ADM 6/8/184
Confirmed 4.7.1705
ADM 6/8
21.11.1706 - 17.1.1706/7Second Lieutenant
Charles StanhopeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1705-1709
ADM 6/9/28
ADM 6/9
18.1.1706/7 - 18.2.1706/7Second Lieutenant
Mathew NesbittBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1711
ADM 6/9/42
ADM 6/9
19.2.1706/7 - 27.11.1710Second Lieutenant
George CroweBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1710
ADM 6/9/49
ADM 6/9
7.1.1708/9 - 15.8.1710First Lieutenant
Chichester ColeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1710
ADM 6/10/22
ADM 6/10
16.8.1710 - 14.12.1710First Lieutenant
William StewartBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1715
ADM 6/11/75
Confirmed 23.10.1710
ADM 6/11
28.11.1710 - 14.12.1710Second Lieutenant
George St LoeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1712
ADM 6/11/84
ADM 6/11
21.8.1712 - 4.3.1714/15First Lieutenant
Thomas WhitneyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1740
Transfered ADM 6/11/220
ADM 6/11
21.8.1712 - 3.6.1713Second Lieutenant
Robert ProsserBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1734
Transfered ADM 6/11/220
ADM 6/11
26.10.1714 - 15.4.1716Second Lieutenant
William EllerkerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1740
ADM 6/12/68
ADM 6/12

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRankNameSource
22.8.1712 - 1712Midshipman Extra
James SymondsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1707-1723
ADM 6/11/221
ADM 6/11

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
19.4.1701 - 27.10.1701Volunteer-per-order
Tancred RobinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1741
Transfered ADM 6/6/89
ADM 6/6
16.3.1704/5 - 6.6.1705Midshipman
Tancred RobinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1741
Transfered ADM 107/2/62
ADM 107/2

Service History


DateEventSource
20.8.1702Benbow vs DuCasse
1704Returned home from the West IndiesBWAS-1603
1705In the DownsBWAS-1603
1706Sailed to Virginia and the West IndiesBWAS-1603
14.12.1710Paid offADM 51
9.1712Laid up in ordinaryBWAS-1603
15.4.1716Paid offADM 51
5.1724Surveyed and then broken up at Chatham for rebuildingBWAS-1603


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
9.1701-1702British Fleet for the West indies
John BenbowBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1678-1702
 
 

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