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5194
Nominal Guns60B028
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
Ordered7.1714BWAS-1603
Keel Laid Down13.5.1714BWAS-1603
Acquired26.7.1716BWAS-1603
ShipyardChatham Dockyard - Chatham B028
Ship Class1706 Establishment 60-Gunner (1706)B028
Designed by
J BattBritish
Ship Builder
BWAS-1603
Constructor
John NaishBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1705-1726
BWAS-1603
CategoryFourth RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the LineB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up19.9.1749BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck144' 3"Imperial Feet43.8929 
Length of Keel119' 0"Imperial Feet36.2712 
Breadth38' 1 ½"Imperial Feet11.5951 
Depth in Hold15' 8"Imperial Feet4.6126 
Burthen920 494Tons BM 

Armament


26.7.1716Broadside Weight = 435 Imperial Pound ( 197.2725 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck24 British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 British Demi-Culverin
Quarterdeck8 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
18.4.1706365Design Complement

5 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
26.2.1716/17 - 13.3.1717/18Captain
George PurvisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1741
ADM 6/12/92
BWAS-1603
14.3.1717/18 - 10.1.1720/21Captain
Thomas BeverleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1699-1721
ADM 6/12/118
BWAS-1603
22.2.1733/34 - 12.2.1735/36Captain
John HildesleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1747
ADM 6/14/166
BWAS-1603
19.2.1739/40 - 28.7.1740Captain
Thomas TrefusisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1711-1748
Transfered ADM 6/15/249
BWAS-1603
29.7.1740 - 24.7.1745Captain
William ChambersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1726-1747
ADM 6/15/316
BWAS-1603

20 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
26.2.1716/17 - 21.4.1718First Lieutenant
Joseph WattsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1720
ADM 6/12/92
ADM 6/12
26.2.1716/17 - 3.9.1717Second Lieutenant
Duncomb DrakeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1734
ADM 6/12/92
ADM 6/12
4.9.1717 - 9.1.1717/18First Lieutenant
Duncomb DrakeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1734
Transfered ADM 6/12/107
Confirmed 22.11.1717
ADM 6/12
4.9.1717 - 16.3.1717/18Second Lieutenant
Henry RobinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1727
Transfered ADM 6/12/107
ADM 6/12
15.3.1717/18 - 10.1.1720/21First Lieutenant
Edward WyeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1724
ADM 6/12/118
ADM 6/12
17.3.1717/18 - 2.10.1719Second Lieutenant
George AnsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Ship Owner
Service 1711-1761
Transfered ADM 6/12/119
ADM 6/12
24.4.1720 - 10.1.1720/21Second Lieutenant
Matthew BeckwithBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1708-1726
ADM 6/12/228
ADM 6/12
13.5.1720 - 10.1.1720/21Third Lieutenant
John FenwickBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1741
ADM 6/12/228
Confirmed 3.1.1720/21
ADM 6/12
23.2.1733/34 - 9.6.1735First Lieutenant
George CoxBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1735
ADM 6/14/168
ADM 6/14
23.2.1733/34 - 10.6.1735Second Lieutenant
John OpieBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1745
ADM 6/14/168
ADM 6/14
2.3.1733/34 - 13.12.1734Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
John CrookshanksBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1725-1779
Transfered ADM 6/14/171
ADM 6/14
13.12.1734 - 10.6.1735Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Robert ErskineBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1715-1762
ADM 6/14/198
ADM 6/14
10.6.1735 - 12.2.1735/36First Lieutenant
John OpieBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1745
ADM 6/15/214
ADM 6/14
10.6.1735 - 12.2.1735/36Second Lieutenant
Robert ErskineBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1715-1762
ADM 6/15/214
ADM 6/14
10.6.1735 - 12.2.1735/36Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Tuson StaceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1735-1740
ADM 6/15/214
ADM 6/14
4.3.1739/40 - 27.5.1741Second Lieutenant
George LangdonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1739-1741
ADM 6/15/256
ADM 6/15
4.3.1739/40 - 27.5.1741Third Lieutenant
Samuel PitchfordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1729-1747
ADM 6/16/256
ADM 6/15
28.5.1741 - 2.2.1741/42Second Lieutenant
Samuel PitchfordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1729-1747
Transfered ADM 6/16/120
Confirmed 30.11.1742
ADM 6/16
28.5.1741 - 5.2.1741/42Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
William TellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1741-1746
ADM 6/16/498
ADM 6/16
6.2.1741/42 - 2.6.1744Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Thomas DurellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1742-1757
ADM 6/16/502
Confirmed 29.6.1745
ADM 6/16

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRankNameSource
15.11.1740 - 3.11.1742Master
Richard HindeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1745
Transfered ADM 107/3/511
ADM 107/3

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
30.7.1737 - 25.8.1738Lieutenant's Servant
Charles ClausBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1737-1749
Transfered ADM 107/3/513
ADM 107/3

Service History


DateEventSource
7.1716Completed at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £11190.14.2dBWAS-1603
1717Commissioned for
George Byng (1st Viscount Torrington of Devon)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1684-1703
fleet in the Baltic
BWAS-1603
1718Recommissioned for the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1718small repair at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £4244.9.7dBWAS-1603
11.8.1718Battle of Cape Passaro
10.1.1720/21Paid offADM 51
6.1721middling repair at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £3393.2.3dBWAS-1603
1734Recommissioned for Home watersBWAS-1603
12.2.1736

Paid off

ADM 51
1.1739Began large repair at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1603
1740RecommissionedBWAS-1603
5.1740Completed large repair at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £11812.8.1dBWAS-1603
8.1740To the West Indies with
Sir Chaloner OgleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1698-1749
fleet
BWAS-1603
3.1740/41In operations against CartagenaBWAS-1603
7.1741In operations against SantiagoBWAS-1603
3.1741/42At Porto BelloBWAS-1603
1743At JamaicaBWAS-1603
20.10.1744Cast ashore in hurricane, but salvedBWAS-1603
6.1745Arrived homeBWAS-1603
24.7.1745Paid offADM 51
7.1.1747/48SurveyedBWAS-1603
19.9.1749Break up completed at Portsmouth for £383.17.0 1/2dBWAS-1603


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
20.10.1744-21.10.1744Jamaica Hurricane, 1744  
 

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