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Monmouth

5447
Nominal Guns64B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
Ordered3.10.1699B028
Acquired1700B028
ShipyardChatham Dockyard - Chatham B028
Designed by
Fisher HardingBritish
Ship Builder
Service 1701
B028
Constructor
Fisher HardingBritish
Ship Builder
Service 1701
B028
CategoryThird RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the LineB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild20.4.1716B028
Becomes

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck147' 9"Imperial Inch3.7338 (12′ 2″ Imperial)
Length of Keel123' 0"Imperial Inch3.1242 (10′ 2″ Imperial)
Breadth38' 0"Imperial Inch0.9652 (3′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold16' 0"Imperial Inch0.4064 (1′ 3″ Imperial)
Burthen871Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck147' 9"Imperial Inch3.7338 (12′ 2″ Imperial)
Length of Keel123' 0"Imperial Inch3.1242 (10′ 2″ Imperial)
Breadth38' 0"Imperial Inch0.9652 (3′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold16' 0"Imperial Inch0.4064 (1′ 3″ Imperial)
Burthen944 7094Tons BM 

Armament


1703Broadside Weight = 375 Imperial Pound ( 170.0625 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck24 British Culverin
Upper Gun Deck26 British Demi-Culverin
Quarterdeck10 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1703440 BWAS-1714

10 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
26.2.1700/1 - 2.10.1701Captain
Edward BibbBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1992
† Discharged Dead ADM 6/6/61
BWAS-1714
6.10.1701 - 3.3.1701/2Captain
Thomas RobinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1708
ADM 6/6/116
ADM 6/6
4.3.1701/2 - 10.1.1707/8Captain
John BakerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1716
ADM 6/7/15
ADM 6/7
12.1.1707/8 - 18.1.1707/8Captain
William PassengerBritish
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1691-1719
ADM 6/9/120
ADM 6/9
19.1.1707/8 - 25.1.1707/8Captain
John RedmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1708
ADM 6/9/125
ADM 6/9
26.1.1707/8 - 3.8.1708Captain
John EdwardsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1709
Transfered ADM 6/9/129
BWAS-1714
4.8.1708 - 8.8.1710Captain
Henry LongBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1710
ADM 6/11/9
Confirmed 26.11.1709
ADM 6/11
9.8.1710 - 4.3.1711/12Captain
John MitchellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1713
Transfered ADM 6/11/65
BWAS-1714
4.3.1711/12 - 18.3.1712/13Second Captain
Peter ChamberlainBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1713
Transfered ADM 6/11/197
BWAS-1714
13.6.1713 - 30.6.1713Captain
Sir Francis HosierBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1694-1727
ADM 6/11/262
BWAS-1714

3 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
17.1.1707/8 - 1709Rear-Admiral of the White
John BakerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1716
BWAS-1714
1709Rear-Admiral of the Red
Sir Charles WagerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1734
BWAS-1714
1712Rear-Admiral of the White
Sir Hovenden WalkerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1715
BWAS-1714

29 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
3.7.1699 - 29.4.1701First Lieutenant
James AtkinsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1701
ADM 6/6/5
ADM 6/6
27.2.1700/1 - 28.4.1701Second Lieutenant
Francis KestallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1705
ADM 6/6/62
ADM 6/6
27.2.1700/1 - 28.1.1701/2Third Lieutenant
Robert PiersonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1705
Transfered ADM 6/6/62
ADM 6/6
29.4.1701 - 12.2.1701/2First Lieutenant
Francis KestallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1705
ADM 6/6/92
ADM 6/6
29.4.1701 - 24.8.1704Second Lieutenant
Jasper PoynterBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1674-1713
Transfered ADM 6/6/92
ADM 6/6
23.2.1701/2 - 7.2.1702/3Third Lieutenant
Henry RocheBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1705
ADM 6/7/12
ADM 6/7
13.3.1701/2 - 23.8.1704First Lieutenant
Samuel GilmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1704
ADM 6/7/19
ADM 6/7
8.2.1702/3 - 20.5.1707Third Lieutenant
Thomas WillyamsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1736
Transfered ADM 6/7/86
ADM 6/7
15.8.1704 - 20.8.1704Second Lieutenant
John PacyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1709
Transfered ADM 6/8/107
Confirmed 5.11.1704
ADM 6/8
24.8.1704 - 3.7.1708First Lieutenant
Jasper PoynterBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1674-1713
Transfered ADM 6/8/111
Confirmed 13.11.1704
ADM 6/8
21.1.1707/8 - 28.7.1708Third Lieutenant
William ThoryBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1708-1709
ADM 6/9/126
ADM 6/9
7.2.1707/8 - 20.9.1709Second Lieutenant
Edward FalkinghamBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1746
ADM 6/9/135
ADM 6/9
29.7.1708 - 19.9.1709Third Lieutenant
Robert ManBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1736
ADM 6/11/15
Confirmed 21.12.1709
ADM 6/11
20.9.1709 - 9.8.1710Second Lieutenant
Robert ManBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1736
ADM 6/11/15
Confirmed 21.12.1709
ADM 6/11
20.9.1709 - 1.2.1710/11Third Lieutenant
James SpellmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1707-1716
Transfered ADM 6/11/14
Confirmed 20.12.1709
ADM 6/11
9.8.1710 - 1.2.1710/11First Lieutenant
Augustus RouseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1707
ADM 6/11/66
ADM 6/11
9.8.1710 - 27.7.1711Third Lieutenant
Charles JohnsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1705-1711
ADM 6/11/65
ADM 6/11
10.8.1710 - 14.8.1710Second Lieutenant
John BiltonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1723
ADM 6/11/66
ADM 6/11
15.8.1710 - 9.2.1710/11Second Lieutenant
Sidney ColeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1736
ADM 6/11/62
ADM 6/11
10.2.1710/11 - 27.7.1711First Lieutenant
Sidney ColeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1736
ADM 6/11/106
ADM 6/11
10.2.1710/11 - 27.6.1711Second Lieutenant
Richard BodingtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1713
ADM 6/11/106
ADM 6/11
28.6.1711 - 21.1.1712/13First Lieutenant
Richard BodingtonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1713
ADM 6/11/168
Confirmed 13.11.1711
ADM 6/11
28.7.1711 - 27.2.1711/12Third Lieutenant
Alexander BowersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1686-1728
Transfered ADM 6/11/170
Confirmed 19.10.1711
ADM 6/11
9.11.1711 - 4.12.1712Second Lieutenant
John BerkeleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1712
ADM 6/11/175
ADM 6/11
28.2.1711/12 - 3.3.1714/15Third Lieutenant
Timothy BridgeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1737
Transfered ADM 6/11/262
Confirmed 16.6.1713
ADM 6/11
5.12.1712 - 21.1.1712/13Second Lieutenant
Christopher OatesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1699-1741
ADM 6/11/263
Confirmed 16.6.1713
ADM 6/11
22.1.1712/13 - 27.2.1712/13First Lieutenant
Christopher OatesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1699-1741
ADM 6/11/263
Confirmed 16.6.1713
ADM 6/11
28.2.1712/13 - 30.6.1713First Lieutenant
William MabbotBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1711-1714
ADM 6/11/264
Confirmed 16.6.1713
ADM 6/11
28.2.1712/13 - 30.6.1713Second Lieutenant
John TrevorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1728
ADM 6/11/264
Confirmed 16.6.1713
ADM 6/11

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRankNameSource
17.4.1712 - 1712Midshipman Extra
Luke FitzgeraldBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1707-1713
ADM 6/11/205
ADM 6/11

10 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
7.5.1701 - 15.5.1706Volunteer-per-order
Samuel GowerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1710
Transfered ADM 107/2/267
RNLPC
14.3.1701/2 - 17.12.1707Midshipman
Hercules BakerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1698-1726
ADM 107/2/152
ADM 107/2
3.5.1703 - 19.6.1703Midshipman
James FrenchBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1700-1710
ADM 107/2/252
ADM 107/2
16.2.1704/5 - 6.6.1705Midshipman
James FrenchBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1700-1710
ADM 107/2/252
ADM 107/2
4.7.1705 - 23.1.1707/8Midshipman
Charles KilligrewBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1723
ADM 107/2/159
ADM 107/2
8.1.1707/8 - 31.1.1709/10Midshipman
James FrenchBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1700-1710
ADM 107/2/252
ADM 107/2
27.3.1711 - 30.6.1713Midshipman
George AnsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Ship Owner
Service 1711-1761
E-WIKI
25.1.1711/12 - 15.2.1712/13Volunteer-per-order
Lancelot WhitehallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1716
ADM 107/3/30
ADM 107/3
15.2.1712/13 - 30.6.1713Midshipman
Lancelot WhitehallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1716
ADM 107/3/30
ADM 107/3
22.3.1712/13 - 30.6.1713Master's Mate
John GascoigneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1707-1747
ADM 107/3/10
ADM 107/3

2 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
20.6.1703 - 15.2.1704/5Able Seaman
James FrenchBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1700-1710
ADM 107/2/252
ADM 107/2
7.6.1705 - 7.1.1707/8Able Seaman
James FrenchBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1700-1710
ADM 107/2/252
ADM 107/2

Service History


DateEventSource
12.10.1702Battle of Vigo
21.7.1704Capture of Gibraltar
13.8.1704Battle of Malaga
8.5.1705Put to see from Portsmouth as part of a convoy escort with the Hazardous, Association and LennoxBG
1707In the MediterraneanBWAS-1714
5.1708Sailed for JamaicaBWAS-1714
1711Saint Lawrence expeditionBWAS-1714
11.1711Began small repair at Portsmouth - Hampshire BWAS-1714
1712At JamaicaBWAS-1714
4.1712Completed small repair at Portsmouth - Hampshire at a cost of £2090.15.1dBWAS-1714
30.6.1713

Returned home and paid off

BWAS-1714
20.4.1716Docked at Portsmouth to be broken up for rebuildingBWAS-1714


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
29.4.1711-9.10.1711British Fleet For North America
Sir Hovenden WalkerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1715
 
 

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