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Northumberland

5581
Nominal Guns70B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered5.1677BWAS-1603
Acquired6.1679BWAS-1603
First Commissioned20.6.1679B028
ShipyardBristol - England B028
Ship Class1677 Programme - 3rd RatesB028
Constructor
Francis BayleyBritish
Ship Builder
BWAS-1603
CategoryThird RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild1699B028
Becomes
British Third Rate ship of the line 'Northumberland' (1702) (70) 1702-1703
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck152' 0"Imperial Feet46.3296 
Length of Keel137' 0"Imperial Feet41.7576 
Breadth40' 4"Imperial Feet12.2936 
Depth in Hold17' 0"Imperial Feet5.1816 
Burthen1,050Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB032
Length of Keel130' 0"Imperial Feet39.624 
Breadth40' 2"Imperial Feet12.2428 
Depth in Hold17' 0"Imperial Feet5.1816 
Draught Aft18' 0"Imperial Feet5.4864 
Burthen1,115Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck151' 11 ¾"Imperial Feet46.0439 
Length of Keel121' 4"Imperial Feet36.8856 
Breadth40' 2"Imperial Feet12.2428 
Depth in Hold17' 0"Imperial Feet5.1816 
Draught Aft18' 0"Imperial Feet5.4864 
Burthen1,041 2394Tons BM 

Armament


1689Broadside Weight = 549.5 Imperial Pound ( 249.1986 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck22 British Demi-Cannon
Lower Gun Deck4 British Culverin
Upper Gun Deck26 British Demi-Culverin
Quarterdeck10 British Saker
Forecastle4 British Saker
Roundhouse4 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1689300Establishment for peaceB032
1689360Establishment for war at homeB032
1689480Establishment for war abroadB032

9 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
20.6.1679 - 20.9.1679Captain
John WetwangBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1653-1681
BWAS-1603
18.11.1689 - 9.1690Captain
John BridgesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1678-1694
B051
9.1690 - 13.6.1693Captain
Andrew CottenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1677-1689
B051
7.1693 - 21.9.1693Captain
Henry BotelerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1672-1693
B051
c.16.12.1693 - 11.6.1695Captain
David LambertBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1661-1695
Transfered
BWAS-1603
10.6.1695 - 30.9.1695Captain
John BenbowBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1678-1702
ADM 6/3/61
BWAS-1603
29.7.1695 - 1696Captain
Baron WyldeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1683-1707
ADM 6/3/66
BWAS-1603
1696Captain
William WrightBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1703
B051
c.7.1696 - 22.9.1696Captain
Christopher FoggBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1708
ADM 6/22/49
BWAS-1603

4 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1.7.1691 - 22.5.1694Second Lieutenant
Seth JermyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1710
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23.5.1694 - 24.7.1695Second Lieutenant
Richard WhiteBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1703
Transfered ADM 6/3/99
ADM 6/3
23.7.1694 - 1695First Lieutenant
Henry MoretonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1695
ADM 6/3/34
Issued by
Edward RussellBritish
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1671-1702

Confirmed 12.2.1694/95
ADM 6/3
31.12.1695 - 22.9.1696Third Lieutenant
Samuel OatesBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1657-1702
ADM 6/3/114
ADM 6/3

3 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
22.6.1694 - 1695Carpenter
John MarshallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1695
ADM 6/3/38
Issued by
Edward RussellBritish
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1671-1702

Confirmed 1.3.1694/95
ADM 6/3
15.3.1694/95 - 1695Chaplain
Christopher ChapmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Clergyman
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/41
ADM 6/3
8.4.1695 - 1695Purser
William MillBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1695
ADM 6/3/44
ADM 6/3

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
16.4.1691 - 17.10.1693Master's Mate
William WiseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1680-1693
ADM 107/1/43
ADM 107/1
11.3.1694/95 - 1695Volunteer
Robert GrahamBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/40
ADM 6/3

6 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
13.8.1688 - 18.2.1688/89Volunteer
Johnathon DodsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1693
ADM 107/1/28
ADM 107/1
2.10.1689 - 10.4.1690Able Seaman
John LillywhiteBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1695
ADM 107/1/93
ADM 107/1
8.12.1689 - 16.6.1690Able Seaman
John CockburnBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1731
Transfered ADM 107/1/73
ADM 107/1
6.6.1692 - 20.10.1692Able Seaman
Isaac YoungBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1697
ADM 107/1/15
ADM 107/1
9.5.1694 - 16.11.1694Unknown
William WeighmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1679-1735
Transfered ADM 107/1/91
ADM 107/1
29.6.1695 - 22.9.16961st Class Volunteer
John BenbowBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1701
ODNB

Service History


DateEventSource
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
10.1694Sailed to the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1699Rebuilt at Chatham DYBWAS-1603

 

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