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Kingfisher

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Nominal Guns48B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
Ordered1698B028
Launched1699B028
How acquiredPurpose builtB028
ShipyardWoolwich Dockyard - Woolwich B065
Constructor
Fisher HardingBritish
Ship Builder
Service 1701
B028
CategoryFourth RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the LineB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up1728B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck125' 3"Imperial Feet38.103 
Length of Keel110' 0"Imperial Feet33.528 
Breadth34' 4 ½"Imperial Feet10.3759 
Depth in Hold12' 9"Imperial Feet3.7719 
Burthen691 3694Tons BM 

Armament


1699Broadside 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 = 204 Imperial Pound ( 92.514 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck20 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
4.1701230EstablishmentBWAS-1714
4.1701160Peace EstablishmentBWAS-1714

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
3.4.1701 - 5.6.1701Captain
Vincent CutterBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1710
: on board from 5.4.1701 Transfered ADM 6/6/82
ADM 6/6
25.9.1701 - 15.12.1705Captain
Anthony TollatBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1706
: on board from 10.10.1701 ADM 6/6/114
BWAS-1714

8 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
5.4.1701 - 5.6.1701First Lieutenant
Samuel TilleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1726
ADM 6/6/84
ADM 6/6
5.4.1701 - 5.6.1701Second Lieutenant
Samuel EdwardsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1707
ADM 6/6/84
ADM 6/6
25.9.1701 - 20.10.1701Second Lieutenant
Richard RowzierBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1736
ADM 6/6/114
ADM 6/6
21.10.1701 - 1.2.1701/2First Lieutenant
Richard RowzierBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1736
ADM 6/6/118
ADM 6/6
21.10.1701 - 1.2.1701/2Second Lieutenant
Robert BrownBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1705
ADM 6/6/118
ADM 6/6
2.2.1701/2 - 15.12.1705First Lieutenant
Robert BrownBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1705
ADM 6/7/4
ADM 6/7
2.2.1701/2 - 8.3.1703/4Second Lieutenant
Thomas StringerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1710
ADM 6/7/4
ADM 6/7
9.3.1703/4 - 5.12.1705Second Lieutenant
George NichollsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1709
ADM 6/8/61
ADM 6/8

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
31.12.1701 - 8.10.1702Midshipman
Henry LangrishBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1712
ADM 107/1/290
ADM 107/1

Service History


DateEventSource
1701Sailed with an East India Company convoy to St Helena and the Cape of Good HopeBWAS-1603
4.1701CommissionedB066
15.12.1705

Paid off and never recommissioned

BWAS-1603
8.1706Hulked by admiralty orderB066
17.8.1706Rerated as a Hulk
1728Broken up at SheernessB066

 

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