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Monck

5439
Monk
Nominal Guns64B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
Ordered10.10.1700BWAS-1603
Acquired12.1701BWAS-1603
ShipyardPortsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1603
Constructor
Robert BurchettBritish
Ship Builder
BWAS-1603
CategoryFourth RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the LineB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Wrecked24.11.1720BWAS-1603

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck137' 6 ½"Imperial Feet41.7703 
Length of Keel114' 3"Imperial Feet34.7526 
Breadth36' 5 ½"Imperial Feet10.9855 
Depth in Hold14' 5 ½"Imperial Feet4.2799 
Burthen807 7394Tons BM 

Armament


1703Broadside Weight = 366 Imperial Pound ( 165.981 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck24 British Culverin
Upper Gun Deck24 British Demi-Culverin
Quarterdeck10 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle4 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
12.1701365 BWAS-1603

9 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
26.12.1701 - 17.7.1705Captain
James MighellsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1719
Transfered ADM 6/6/126
ADM 6/6
6.12.1705 - 27.2.1705/6Captain
Joshua MooreBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1706
† Discharged Dead ADM 6/8/207
BWAS-1603
7.3.1705/6 - 25.12.1710Captain
Salmon MorriceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1732
Transfered ADM 6/8/237
BWAS-1603
23.1.1710/11 - 1.8.1714Captain
George CammockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1715
ADM 6/11/97
BWAS-1603
2.8.1714 - 13.12.1714Captain
Philip CavendishBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1743
ADM 6/11/294
BWAS-1603
14.12.1714 - 28.7.1717Captain
Philip CavendishBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1743
ADM 6/12/11
ADM 6/12
16.5.1719 - 27.7.1719Captain
Charles SmithBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1740
ADM 6/12/169
ADM 6/12
28.7.1719 - 15.1.1719/20Captain
Richard HughesBritish
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1689-1754
ADM 6/12/176
BWAS-1603
9.2.1719/20 - 24.11.1720Captain
The Hon. George ClintonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1757
ADM 6/12/193
B051

23 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
31.12.1701 - 26.11.1702Second Lieutenant
Philip StanhopeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1701
ADM 6/6/126
ADM 6/6
10.1.1701/2 - 6.12.1705First Lieutenant
John CaterBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1713
ADM 6/6/130
ADM 6/6
27.11.1702 - 18.1.1704/5Second Lieutenant
William MeesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1705
ADM 6/7/62
ADM 6/7
19.1.1704/5 - 9.5.1705Second Lieutenant
Thomas WhitakerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1709
Transfered ADM 6/9/5
Confirmed 22.7.1706
ADM 6/9
6.12.1705 - 2.2.1710/11First Lieutenant
John WynnellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1740
Transfered ADM 6/14/207
ADM 6/8
6.12.1705 - 28.3.1710Second Lieutenant
John HubbardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1727
ADM 6/8/207
ADM 6/8
29.3.1710 - 7.5.1711Second Lieutenant
Dandy KiddBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1699-1717
ADM 6/11/43
ADM 6/11
5.5.1711 - 10.10.1711First Lieutenant
John BriscoeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1714
ADM 6/11/135
ADM 6/11
8.5.1711 - 6.8.1713Second Lieutenant
Dandy KiddBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1699-1717
ADM 6/11/136
ADM 6/11
11.10.1711 - 6.8.1713First Lieutenant
John ThompsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1713
Transfered ADM 6/11/167
ADM 6/11
7.8.1713 - 13.12.1714First Lieutenant
Dandy KiddBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1699-1717
ADM 6/11/291
Confirmed 22.6.1714
ADM 6/11
7.8.1713 - 13.12.1714Second Lieutenant
James RobinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1728
ADM 6/11/290
Confirmed 8.6.1714
ADM 6/11
14.12.1714 - 12.1.1714/15First Lieutenant
Dandy KiddBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1699-1717
Transfered ADM 6/12/11
ADM 6/12
14.12.1714 - 14.4.1715Second Lieutenant
James RobinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1728
ADM 6/12/11
ADM 6/12
13.1.1714/15 - 28.7.1717First Lieutenant
Jeremiah FownesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1719
ADM 6/12/19
ADM 6/12
15.4.1715 - 21.2.1716/17Second Lieutenant
Francis DansaysBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1754
Transfered ADM 6/12/39
ADM 6/12
28.6.1715 - 11.4.1717Third Lieutenant
James RobinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1728
Transfered ADM 6/12/45
ADM 6/12
16.5.1719 - 15.1.1719/20First Lieutenant
James HutchinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1738
ADM 6/12/169
ADM 6/12
16.5.1719 - 15.1.1719/20Second Lieutenant
Thomas JolleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1740
ADM 6/12/169
ADM 6/12
2.3.1719/20 - 24.11.1720First Lieutenant
Robert MunfordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1720
ADM 6/12/199
ADM 6/12
2.3.1719/20 - 3.4.1720Second Lieutenant
William BiddleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1728
ADM 6/12/198
ADM 6/12
4.4.1720 - 24.11.1720Second Lieutenant
Christopher WilsfordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1718-1725
ADM 6/12/201
ADM 6/12
4.4.1720 - 24.11.1720Third Lieutenant
William BiddleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1728
ADM 6/12/201
ADM 6/12

2 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
12.11.1712 - 1712Midshipman Extra
Gilbert WallisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1700-1738
ADM 6/11/230
ADM 6/11
6.6.1715 - 27.6.1715Midshipman Extra
James RobinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1728
ADM 6/12/44
ADM 6/12

6 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
6.5.1706 - 18.2.1707/8Volunteer-per-order
William WardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1705-1710
ADM 107/2/266
ADM 107/2
12.9.1706 - 13.11.1706Volunteer-per-order
Thomas JolleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1740
Transfered ADM 107/2/264
ADM 107/2
19.2.1707/8 - 20.4.1710Midshipman
William WardBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1705-1710
ADM 107/2/266
ADM 107/2
2.1.1716/17 - 8.6.1717Midshipman Ordinary
George ProwseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1729
ADM 107/3/79
ADM 107/3
9.6.1717 - 28.7.1717Midshipman Ordinary
George ProwseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1729
ADM 107/3/79
ADM 107/3
25.5.1720 - 24.11.1720Master's Mate
Cheney HurtBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1757
ADM 107/3/55
ADM 107/3

Service History


DateEventSource
1703Off Cape ClearBWAS-1603
21.7.1704Capture of Gibraltar
13.8.1704Battle of Malaga
1706In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1707Undergoing a refitBWAS-1603
1708In the Channel and North SeaBWAS-1603
1709In the ChannelBWAS-1603
24.7.1709Took the Frigate
La Conquérante (16) 1709-1709
French 16 Gun
Privateer Frigate (Frégate Légère)
BWAS-1603
1710In the ChannelBWAS-1603
10.9.1710Took the Privateer
Le Saint François d'Assise 1710-1710
French Privateer

28.4.1712Took the Privateer
La Salamandre (16) 1712-1712
French 16 Gun
Privateer
off Cork
BG
19.5.1712Took the Privateer
Le Comte de Giraldin (40) 1711-1712
French 40 Gun
Privateer
off Cork

19.6.1712Took the Privateer
Le Saint Louis de Beaulieu 1712-1712
French Privateer
off Cork

1713In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
9.1714Commissioned as guardship at PortsmouthBWAS-1603
1715In the ChannelBWAS-1603
1716In the ChannelBWAS-1603
1719Rerated as a 50 gunner
24.11.1720Bilged and wrecked off YarmouthBWAS-1603


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
6.1719-11.1719British Baltic Fleet 1719
Sir John NorrisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1697
 
16.4.1720-1.12.1720British Baltic Fleet 1720
Sir John NorrisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1697
 
 

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