Marston Moor -> 1660 York

Nominal Guns52B028
NationalityCommonwealth of England
OperatorState Navy
ShipyardBlackwall Yard - Blackwall B028
ConstructorSir Henry Johnson (1624-1683)B028
CategoryThird RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Keel116' 0"Imperial Feet35.3568 
Breadth34' 6"Imperial Feet10.4013 
Depth in Hold14' 2"Imperial Feet4.2799 
Burthen734Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB028
Length of Gundeck139' 0"Imperial Feet42.3672 
Breadth34' 6"Imperial Feet10.4013 
Burthen734Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB032
Length of Keel115' 0"Imperial Feet35.052 
Breadth35' 0"Imperial Feet10.668 
Depth in Hold14' 2"Imperial Feet4.2799 
Draught Aft17' 0"Imperial Feet5.1816 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck139' 0"Imperial Feet42.3672 
Length of Keel115' 0"Imperial Feet35.052 
Breadth35' 0"Imperial Feet10.668 
Depth in Hold14' 2"Imperial Feet4.2799 
Draught Aft16' 6"Imperial Feet4.9022 
Burthen734 3894Tons BM 


1666Broadside Weight = 505.5 Imperial Pound ( 229.2443 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck20 British Demi-Cannon
Gun Deck4 British Culverin
Gun Deck32 British Demi-Culverin
Gun Deck2 British Saker

1685Broadside Weight = 518 Imperial Pound ( 234.913 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck20 British Demi-Cannon
Gun Deck4 British Culverin
Gun Deck26 British Demi-Culverin Drake
Gun Deck10 British Demi-Culverin Cutts

1696Broadside Weight = 321 Imperial Pound ( 145.5735 kg)BWAS-1603
Gun Deck20 British Culverin
Gun Deck22 British Demi-Culverin
Gun Deck14 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1660210 BWAS-1603
1666280 BWAS-1603
1689380Establishment for war at HomeB032
1689460Establishment for war at abroadB032

24 Ship Commanders

11.1653 - 1654Captain John BourneBWAS-16031655 - 1657Captain Edward BlaggBWAS-160325.5.1661 - 27.3.1662Captain Francis Allen (d.1662)B05114.10.1664 - 29.10.1667Captain John SwanleyB05114.3.1667/68 - 25.7.1668Captain John Hayward (d.1673)BWAS-160315.1.1671/72 - 24.6.1672Captain Thomas ElliottBWAS-160326.6.1672 - 16.7.1672Captain John Turner (d.1672)B05119.7.1672 - 3.8.1672Captain George Legge (1647-1691)B0511.9.1672 - 28.5.1673Captain William Finch (d.1673)BWAS-160331.5.1673 - 6.4.1674Captain Henry Clarke (d.1674)B05127.4.1678 - 23.11.1678Captain Richard GriffithBWAS-16036.12.1678 - 7.7.1679Captain James Storey (d.1682)B0511.10.1688 - 29.9.1689Captain Ralph Delavall (c.1641-1706/7)TRN230.9.1689 - 26.10.1689Captain John Benbow (1652/53-1702)TRN228.10.1689 - 3.9.1690Captain Thomas Hopson (1643-1717)TRN2c.18.2.1690/91 - 1692Captain Robert Deane (d.1699/1700)BWAS-16031693 - 7.1693Captain George Mees (d.1697)RNFB7.1693 - 18.1.1694/95Captain James Killigrew (d.1694/95)† Discharged DeadBWAS-16031.6.1695 - 13.6.1695Captain William Whetstone ADM 6/3/60ADM 6/3c.18.8.1696 - 25.2.1700/1Captain Edward Bibb (d.1701) TransferedBWAS-160326.2.1700/1 - 2.4.1701Captain John Knapp Transfered ADM 6/6/62ADM 6/63.4.1701 - 30.5.1701Captain David Greenhill (d.1716) ADM 6/6/83ADM 6/631.5.1701 - 2.2.1701/2Captain William Whetstone ADM 6/6/100BWAS-16033.2.1701/2 - 23.11.1703Captain John Smith (d.1722) ADM 6/7/13
Confirmed 24.2.1701/2

11 Commissioned Officers

4.1672 - 9.1672Second Lieutenant George Churchill (1654-1710)ODNB26.5.1694 - 6.5.1695Third Lieutenant Jeremiah Topping ADM 6/3/60ADM 6/310.4.1695 - 13.6.1695First Lieutenant Salmon Morrice (d.1741) ADM 6/3/48ADM 6/37.5.1695 - 13.6.1695Third Lieutenant Edward Barker ADM 6/3/57ADM 6/327.2.1700/1 - 15.6.1702Third Lieutenant Thomas Parsons (d.1703) ADM 6/6/62ADM 6/628.2.1700/1 - 16.5.1701Second Lieutenant William Clarke (c.1666-1727) ADM 6/6/64ADM 6/617.5.1701 - 4.2.1701/2Second Lieutenant William Gray (d.bef.1718) ADM 6/6/96ADM 6/64.2.1701/2 - 28.4.1702Second Lieutenant George Tredenham ADM 6/7/13
Confirmed 23.2.1701/2
ADM 6/7
29.4.1702 - 9.4.1703Second Lieutenant Augustus Rouse (d.1714) ADM 6/7/31ADM 6/716.6.1702 - 1.4.1703Third Lieutenant John Smith ADM 6/7/40ADM 6/710.4.1703 - 23.11.1703Second Lieutenant William Clisby ADM 6/8/39
Confirmed 5.1.1703/4
ADM 6/8

8 Petty Officers

14.4.1690 - 14.11.1690Midshipman Joseph Joyner (c.1671-?) ADM 107/1/36ADM 107/118.8.1692 - 13.5.1693Midshipman Philip Simpkins (c.1668-?) Transfered ADM 107/1/69ADM 107/118.8.1692 - 1.3.1692/93Volunteer Covill Mayne (c.1674-1746) Transfered ADM 107/1/98ADM 107/127.3.1694 - 13.6.1695Master's Mate John Blixard (c.1666-?) ADM 107/1/95ADM 107/119.12.1694 - 25.12.1694Master's Mate Thomas Cox (c.1667-?) ADM 107/1/98ADM 107/114.2.1694/95 - 4.5.1695Master's Mate Thomas Cox (c.1667-?) ADM 107/1/98ADM 107/110.11.1700 - 23.11.1703Lieutenant's Servant Stuart Powell (c.1686-?) ADM 107/3/239ADM 107/37.12.1701 - 8.8.1702Midshipman Mathew Davis (d.1729) Transfered ADM 107/2/38ADM 107/2

1 Crewman

22.9.1689 - 3.3.1689/90Captain's Servant John Ackworth (c.1668-?) ADM 107/1/46ADM 107/1

Service History

11.1653Completed at a cost of £5321.10.0dBWAS-1603
5.1660Renamed YorkBWAS-1603
3.6.1665Battle of Lowestoft
1666Refitted as a 58 gun Third Rate
1.6.1666Four Days Battle
25.7.1666St James Day Battle
13.3.1671/72Battle of Smyrna Convoy
28.5.1672Battle of Solebay
28.5.1673First Battle of Schooneveld
4.6.1673Second Battle of Schooneveld
11.8.1673Battle of Texel
1677Refitted as a 60 gun Third Rate
7.1679Laid up at PortsmouthBWAS-1603
1.5.1689Battle of Bantry Bay
30.6.1690Battle of Beachy Head
20.2.1690/91Refitted as a Fourth RateADM/A
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur

Took the Scarborough Ketch in company with Dover

27.1.1693Took the Frégate Légère La Marianne (18) BWAS-1603
27.1.1693Took the Privateer Le Saint Antoine (20) BWAS-1603
4.1693Took the Jacobite privateer Prince of Wales, 14TRN2
23.11.1703Wrecked on the Shipwash during the Great StormBWAS-1603


DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
27.11.1703-27.11.1703The Great Storm  

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