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Deptford

518
Nominal Guns50B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered15.9.1682BWAS-1603
Launched6.1687BWAS-1603
First Commissioned1.6.1688B028
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1603
ShipyardWoolwich Dockyard - Woolwich B028
Constructor
Joseph LawrenceBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
BWAS-1603
CategoryFourth RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the LineB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild1700BWAS-1603
Becomes

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck125' 0"Imperial Feet38.1 
Length of Keel100' 0"Imperial Feet30.48 
Breadth33' 6"Imperial Feet10.1092 
Depth in Hold13' 11"Imperial Feet3.9709 
Burthen644Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB028
Length of Gundeck125Imperial Feet0.0254 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck125' 0"Imperial Feet38.1 
Length of Keel103' 0"Imperial Feet31.3944 
Breadth33' 6"Imperial Feet10.1092 
Depth in Hold13' 11"Imperial Feet3.9709 
Draught Aft15' 6"Imperial Feet4.6025 
Burthen614 8094Tons BM 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1688280 BWAS-1603

10 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1.6.1688 - 9.1688Captain
William DaviesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1664-1689
BWAS-1603
9.1688 - 9.12.1689Captain
George RookeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1672-1705
ODNB
14.5.1690 - 1693Captain
William KerrBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1720
BWAS-1603
1693Captain
Richard HintonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693
BWAS-1603
bef.24.8.1693 - aft.24.8.1693Captain
Thomas FowlisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1703
ADM 106/431/110
ADM 106
1694Captain
John BridgesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1694
BWAS-1603
1695 - 19.6.1695Captain
Daniel ReevesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1702
BWAS-1603
20.6.1695 - 30.6.1697Captain
Peter WattonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1678-1704
Transfered ADM 6/3/119
Issued by
Edward RussellBritish
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1671-1702

Confirmed 24.1.1695/96
ADM 6/3
1696 - 26.1.1696/97Captain
John WorrellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1702
BWAS-1603
3.6.1697 - 5.2.1698/99Captain
John LeaderBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1702
ADM 6/4/102
ADM 6/4

4 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
10.11.1694 - 6.6.1697First Lieutenant
Peter ChamberlainBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1713
ADM 6/3/112
Issued by
Edward RussellBritish
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1671-1702

Confirmed 25.12.1695
ADM 6/3
30.12.1695 - 5.2.1698/99Second Lieutenant
John ClarkeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1699
ADM 6/3/109
ADM 6/3
7.6.1697 - 25.8.1697First Lieutenant
Charles PooleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1736
ADM 6/4/104
ADM 6/4
25.8.1697 - 5.2.1698/99First Lieutenant
Michael WalfordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1713
ADM 6/4/115
ADM 6/4

9 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1689 - 14.12.1689Master
John BomsteadBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1692
ADM/A
11.11.1694 - 7.5.1697Boatswain
Edward PunchBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1697
ADM 6/3/126
Issued by
Edward RussellBritish
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1671-1702

Confirmed 5.2.1695/96
ADM 6/3
2.9.1695 - 1696Purser
Richard WilliamBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1696
ADM 6/3/115
Issued by
Edward RussellBritish
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1671-1702

Confirmed 10.1.1695/96
ADM 6/3
12.9.1695 - 1696Gunner
Robert MontfordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1696
ADM 6/3/115
Issued by
Edward RussellBritish
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1671-1702

Confirmed 10.1.1695/96
ADM 6/3
14.1.1695/96 - 1696Carpenter
William WalkerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1696
ADM 6/3/116
ADM 6/3
9.3.1695/96 - 25.7.1697Chaplain
MurrayBritish
Naval Sailor
Clergyman
Service 1696-1697
ADM 6/3/136
ADM 6/3
12.4.1696 - 1696Volunteer
James HisbyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM 6/3/145
ADM 6/3
11.5.1697Boatswain
Edward KnightBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1697
ADM 6/4/96
ADM 6/4
26.7.1697 - 1697Chaplain
John WhiteBritish
Naval Sailor
Clergyman
Service 1697
ADM 6/4/110
ADM 6/4

15 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
9.7.1688 - 16.3.1692/93Master's Mate
Edward DixonBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1676-1711
ADM 107/1/34
ADM 107/1
11.7.1689 - 24.7.1689Volunteer-per-order
William MartinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1684-1693
ADM 107/1/50
ADM 107/1
29.12.1689 - 2.8.1690Coxswain
Thomas HugbonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1699
ADM 107/1/71
ADM 107/1
12.3.1689/90 - 3.1.1691/92Volunteer-per-order
John AstonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1699
ADM 107/1/55
ADM 107/1
18.9.1690 - 20.2.1693Midshipman
Sudbury DuncombBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1695
Transfered ADM 107/1/64
ADM 107/1
4.1.1691/92 - 27.5.1692Midshipman
John AstonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1699
ADM 107/1/55
ADM 107/1
13.1.1692/93 - 19.3.1693/94Midshipman
James WilsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1704
ADM 107/1/65
ADM 107/1
27.1.1695/96Volunteer
John ClarkBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1697
ADM 6/3/120
ADM 6/3
27.1.1695/96 - 6.5.1696Volunteer
Peter SolgardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1727
Transfered ADM 6/3/120
ADM 6/3
28.2.1695/96 - 1696Volunteer
Robert ParksBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM 6/3/133
ADM 6/3
20.3.1695/96 - 1696Volunteer
Arthur WingateBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM 6/3/139
ADM 6/3
15.4.1696 - 1696Volunteer
Robert ClarkeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1707
ADM 6/3/145
ADM 6/3
25.9.1696 - 1696Volunteer
Edward DennotBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
ADM 6/4/31
ADM 6/4
4.5.1697 - 30.5.1697Volunteer
Robert WingateBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1711
Transfered ADM 6/4/95
ADM 6/4
31.5.1697 - 1697Volunteer
Edward MannaringBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697
ADM 6/4/101
ADM 6/4

3 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
17.4.1690 - 28.4.1693Able Seaman
James SmithBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1695
ADM 107/1/88
ADM 107/1
18.1.1690/91 - 19.4.1693Able Seaman
George LumleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1710
Transfered ADM 107/1/58
ADM 107/1
16.5.1694 - 24.7.1697Able Seaman
Thomas HowardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1718
Transfered ADM 6/4/107
ADM 6/4

Service History


DateEventSource
10.1688In Dartmouth's fleetBWAS-1603
1.5.1689Battle of Bantry Bay
30.6.1690Battle of Beachy Head
11.1691In company with
Chester (50) 1691-1707
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
took a 22-gun privateer
BWAS-1603
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
2.6.1692Battle of La Hogue
31.10.1692Took the Ship
Le Fortuné (24) 1692-1692
French 24 Gun
Privateer Ship
BWAS-1603
11.1692In company with
Portsmouth (32) 1690-1696
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Ship
took the privateer
La Hyacinthe (12) 1692-1692
French 12 Gun
Privateer Sloop
BWAS-1603
11.1693Took the Ship
La Hyacinthe (36) 1693-1693
French 36 Gun
Privateer Ship
BWAS-1603
1694In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1697Sailed for New EnglandBWAS-1603
1698Arrived HomeBWAS-1603
5.2.1698/99Paid offADM 51
1700Ordered to be sold, but instead rebuilt at WoolwichBWAS-1603

 

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Posted by TopNard on Sunday 2nd of October 2016 22:02

50 guns:
Gundeck: 22 × 18 pdrs
Upper gundeck: 22 × 9 pdrs
Quarterdeck: 4 × 6 pdrs
Forecastle: 2 × 6 pdrs

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