Reserve

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Nominal Guns48BWAS-1603
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyBritish Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Reserve' (1650) (34)
Ordered20.5.1700BWAS-1603
Launched1701BWAS-1603
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1603
ShipyardWoodbridge - Suffolk B028
ConstructorPeter Pett (1610-1672)BWAS-1603
CategoryFourth RateBWAS-1603
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Foundered27.11.1703B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck117' 6"Imperial Feet35.6706 
Length of Keel96' 5"Imperial Feet29.282 
Breadth33' 7 ½"Imperial Feet10.0711 
Depth in Hold13' 0"Imperial Feet3.9624 
Burthen579 8094Tons BM 

Armament


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
1701230 BWAS-1603

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
13.1.1701/2 - 11.2.1702/3CaptainRichard Haddock (c.1674-1749/50) ADM 6/6/130BWAS-160312.2.1702/3 - 27.11.1703CaptainJohn Anderson (d.1724) ADM 6/7/89BWAS-1603

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
16.1.1701/2 - 1702First LieutenantRobert Stiles ADM 6/6/133ADM 6/616.1.1701/2 - 1702Second LieutenantRichard Banks ADM 6/6/133ADM 6/6

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
16.1.1701/2 - 20.2.1702/3MidshipmanJohn Child ADM 107/2/155ADM107/217.1.1701/2 - 12.2.1702/3Volunteer-per-orderWilliam Haddock (d.1726) ADM 107/2/94ADM107/2

Service History


DateEventSource
27.11.1703Wrecked off Gorleston, near Great Yarmouth during the "Great Storm" losing 174 men drownedBWAS-1603


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
27.11.1703-27.11.1703The Great Storm  

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
B028Ships of the Royal Navy - Volume IJ. J. ColledgeBook
ADM 6/6ADM 6/6 Commission and Warrent Book 1699 2 June-1702 26 Jan Archive
ADM107/2ADM 107/2 1703-1712 Lieutenants' passing certificates. Archive
 

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