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Saint George

5239
Nominal Guns96BWAS-1714
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
British First Rate ship of the line 'Saint George' (1668) (96) 1668-1699
British 96 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
1687 Renamed "Saint George"
Ordered20.5.1699BWAS-1714
Acquired7.1701BWAS-1714
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford B065
Constructor
Elias WaffeBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1693-1702
BWAS-1714
CategorySecond RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShip of the LineBWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Broken Up to Rebuild11.1726BWAS-1714
Becomes

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck162' 6"Imperial Feet49.3801 
Length of Keel134' 0"Imperial Feet40.8432 
Breadth45' 5"Imperial Feet13.7414 
Depth in Hold18' 7"Imperial Feet5.5086 
Burthen1,470 1994Tons BM 

Armament


1703Broadside Weight = 803 Imperial Pound ( 364.1605 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck26 British 32-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck24 British 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 British 9-Pounder
Quarterdeck12 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle4 British 6-Pounder
Roundhouse2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1703680EstablishmentBWAS-1714

8 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
14.1.1701/2 - 1.3.1702/3Second Captain
Peter WattonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1678-1704
Transfered ADM 6/6/131
BWAS-1714
2.3.1702/3 - 18.3.1702/3Captain
Stephen MartinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1715
Transfered ADM 6/7/98
BWAS-1714
19.3.1702/3 - 23.1.1703/4Captain
John JenningsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1726
ADM 6/7/106
BWAS-1714
24.1.1703/4 - 7.12.1704Second Captain
John JenningsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1726
Transfered ADM 6/8/45
ADM 6/8
28.11.1705 - 11.1.1706/7Second Captain
John WatkinsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1707
Transfered ADM 6/8/213
BWAS-1714
30.8.1706 - 2.1.1707/8Captain
Lord James Berkeley (Viscount Dursley)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1736
ADM 6/4/82
B051
11.2.1707/8 - 14.9.1708Second Captain
Sir Robert JohnsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1722
ADM 6/9/135
BWAS-1714
15.9.1708 - 17.12.1709Captain
Bartholomew CandlerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1705-1718
ADM 6/9/184
BWAS-1714

4 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
20.1.1701/2 - 11.1702Rear-Admiral
Stafford FairborneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1685-1708
BWAS-1714
1.1706 - 1.1708Rear-Admiral
Sir John JenningsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1726
ADM 107/3/69
BWAS-1714
3.1.1707/8 - 9.1708Rear-Admiral of the Blue
Lord James Berkeley (Viscount Dursley)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1736
ADM 6/4/82
BWAS-1714
9.1708 - bef.17.12.1709Rear-Admiral
Sir John JenningsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1726
BWAS-1714

38 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
16.1.1701/2 - 13.10.1702First Lieutenant
George SaundersBritish
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Merchant Sailor
Service 1683-1734
ADM 6/6/133
ADM 6/6
16.1.1701/2 - 5.1.1702/3Third Lieutenant
William CoulseaBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1700-1737
ADM 6/6/134
ADM 6/6
16.1.1701/2 - 11.2.1701/2Fifth Lieutenant
Lewis BillingsleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1707
ADM 6/6/134
ADM 6/6
29.1.1701/2 - 5.1.1702/3Second Lieutenant
Robert PiersonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1705
ADM 6/7/2
ADM 6/7
12.2.1701/2 - 5.1.1702/3Fourth Lieutenant
Lewis BillingsleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1707
ADM 6/7/9
ADM 6/7
12.2.1701/2 - 5.1.1702/3Fifth Lieutenant
Joseph HugbonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1703
ADM 6/7/9
ADM 6/7
6.1.1702/3 - 24.3.1702/3First Lieutenant
Robert PiersonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1705
ADM 6/7/73
ADM 6/7
6.1.1702/3 - 7.6.1703Second Lieutenant
William CoulseaBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1700-1737
ADM 6/7/73
ADM 6/7
6.1.1702/3 - 25.7.1703Third Lieutenant
Lewis BillingsleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1707
Transfered ADM 6/7/73
ADM 6/7
6.1.1702/3 - 2.9.1703Fourth Lieutenant
Joseph HugbonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1703
ADM 6/7/73
ADM 6/7
6.1.1702/3 - 24.1.1702/3Fifth Lieutenant
Nicholas HaddockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1699-1744
ADM 6/7/72
ADM 6/7
25.1.1702/3 - 2.9.1703Fifth Lieutenant
William FearnlyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1675-1720
ADM 6/7/82
ADM 6/7
25.3.1703 - 2.6.1703First Lieutenant
Samuel RyddallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1795
ADM 6/7/113
ADM 6/7
3.6.1703 - 19.8.1703First Lieutenant
Robert BrounkerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1707
Transfered ADM 6/8/40
Confirmed 3.1.1703/4
ADM 6/8
8.6.1703 - 19.12.1704Second Lieutenant
Samuel StewartBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1705
ADM 6/8/38
Confirmed 3.1.1703/4
ADM 6/8
3.9.1703 - 19.12.1704Fourth Lieutenant
William FearnlyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1675-1720
Transfered ADM 6/8/39
Confirmed 3.1.1703/4
ADM 6/8
3.9.1703 - 19.12.1704Fifth Lieutenant
John MighellsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1736
ADM 6/8/39
Confirmed 3.1.1703/4
ADM 6/8
8.5.1704 - 19.12.1704Third Lieutenant
John JenningsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1705
ADM 6/8/77
ADM 6/8
29.12.1705 - 5.9.1706First Lieutenant
James StewartBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1751
ADM 6/8/213
ADM 6/8
29.12.1705 - 26.4.1706Second Lieutenant
Robert DelavallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1707
ADM 6/8/213
ADM 6/8
29.12.1705 - 29.4.1706Third Lieutenant
Nicholas HaddockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1699-1744
ADM 6/8/213
ADM 6/8
29.12.1705 - 31.1.1705/6Fourth Lieutenant
George ForbesBritish
Naval Sailor
Marine
Service 1702-1742
Transfered ADM 6/8/213
ADM 6/8
29.12.1705 - 15.9.1706Fifth Lieutenant
Walter LashbrookeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1713
ADM 6/8/213
ADM 6/8
31.1.1705/6 - 13.6.1707Fourth Lieutenant
Charles MillerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1705-1707
† Discharged Dead ADM 6/8/226
ADM 6/8
30.4.1706 - 15.9.1706Third Lieutenant
William FearnlyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1675-1720
Transfered ADM 6/9/27
Confirmed 18.11.1706
ADM 6/9
5.9.1706 - 14.9.1708First Lieutenant
Thomas JacobsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1729
ADM 6/9/99
Confirmed 3.11.1707
ADM 6/9
16.9.1706 - 12.9.1707Fifth Lieutenant
William HalesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1707
ADM 6/9/103
Confirmed 13.11.1707
ADM 6/9
13.9.1707 - 14.9.1708Fifth Lieutenant
Benjamin WiscardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1707-1708
ADM 6/9/102
Confirmed 15.11.1707
ADM 6/9
3.11.1707 - 14.9.1708Second Lieutenant
Walter LashbrookeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1713
ADM 6/9/99
ADM 6/9
3.11.1707 - 25.1.1707/8Third Lieutenant
Joseph HeleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1712
Transfered ADM 6/9/99
ADM 6/9
3.11.1707 - 14.9.1708Fourth Lieutenant
John YeoBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1747
ADM 6/9/99
ADM 6/9
26.1.1707/8 - 14.9.1708Third Lieutenant
Robert CremerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1698-1712
ADM 6/9/129
ADM 6/9
15.9.1708 - 29.11.1709First Lieutenant
Arthur DelgarnoBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1728
Transfered ADM 6/9/184
ADM 6/9
15.9.1708 - 29.11.1709Second Lieutenant
Robert ChadwickBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1719
Transfered ADM 6/9/184
ADM 6/9
15.9.1708 - 29.11.1709Third Lieutenant
Vincent PearceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1741
Transfered ADM 6/9/184
ADM 6/9
15.9.1708 - 29.11.1709Fourth Lieutenant
Jedediah BarkerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1713
Transfered ADM 6/9/184
ADM 6/9
15.9.1708 - 8.9.1709Fifth Lieutenant
Humphrey OwenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1717
ADM 6/9/184
ADM 6/9
9.9.1709 - 29.11.1709Fifth Lieutenant
Henry DodsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1726
Transfered ADM 6/10/97
Confirmed 28.10.1709
ADM 6/10

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
24.8.1706 - 14.11.1707Midshipman
Nordash RandBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1714
ADM 107/2/154
ADM 107/2

2 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
6.11.1705 - 23.8.1706Able Seaman
Nordash RandBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1714
ADM 107/2/154
ADM 107/2
26.1.1706/7 - 22.1.1707/8Ordinary Seaman
Rupert WaringBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1705-1743
Transfered ADM 107/3/11
ADM 107/3

1 Marine


DatesRankNameSource
1702 - 1703Lieutenant of Marines
George ForbesBritish
Naval Sailor
Marine
Service 1702-1742
Transfered
ODNB

Service History


DateEventSource
19.6.1702Sailed on an expedition to CadizBWAS-1714
19.10.1702Sailed for homeBWAS-1714
9.1703Sailed for the MediterraneanBWAS-1714
13.8.1704Battle of Malaga
9.1704Sailed for homeBWAS-1603
12.1704Paid offBWAS-1714
1.1706RecommissionedBWAS-1714
9.1706In the MediterraneanBWAS-1714
1.1708In the ChannelBWAS-1603
10.1708Voyage to LisbonBWAS-1714
12.1.1708/9Paid offBWAS-1603
11.1726Broken up at Portsmouth to be rebuiltBWAS-1714

 

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