Nominal Guns60
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford
ConstructorFisher Harding (d.1705)
CategoryFourth Rate
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up to Rebuild12.1716
BecomesBritish Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Nottingham' (1719) (60)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck145' 9 ¼"Imperial Feet44.2024 
Length of Keel120' 4"Imperial Feet36.5811 
Breadth38' 0"Imperial Feet11.5824 
Depth in Hold15' 11"Imperial Feet4.5771 
Burthen924 2494Tons BM 


1703Broadside Weight = 375 Imperial Pound ( 170.0625 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck24 British Culverin
Upper Gun Deck26 British Demi-Culverin
Quarterdeck10 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle4 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1703365 BWAS-1603

5 Commanding Officers

11.6.1703 - 12.12.1704CaptainSamuel Whitaker (d.1707) ADM 6/7/131BWAS-160321.8.1704 - 20.2.1704/5Second CaptainJames Moneypenny (d.1723) ADM 6/8/209
Commission confirmed 11.12.1705
1706 - 2.2.1707/8CaptainRichard Culliford (d.1738)BWAS-16033.2.1707/8 - 28.12.1708CaptainRobert Bowler (d.1734) ADM 6/9/133BWAS-16035.1.1708/9 - 24.8.1713CaptainHenry Hubbard (d.1711) ADM 6/10/26BWAS-1603

1 Flag Officer

10.1704 - 1705Vice-Admiral of the BlueSir John Leake (1656-1720)BWAS-1603

13 Commissioned Officers

11.6.1703 - 27.12.1705First LieutenantJohn Furzer (d.1721) ADM 6/7/131ADM 6/711.6.1703 - 10.1.1705/6Second LieutenantEdward Vaughan ADM 6/7/131ADM 6/728.12.1705 - 1.11.1706First LieutenantJames Thornton ADM 6/8/213ADM 6/823.1.1705/6 - 11.3.1705/6Second LieutenantNicholas Eaton (d.c.1729) ADM 6/8/224ADM 6/812.3.1705/6 - 8.2.1707/8Second LieutenantCharles Stewart ADM 6/8/240ADM 6/82.11.1706 - 6.2.1707/8First LieutenantJacob Hughes ADM 6/9/22ADM 6/97.2.1707/8 - 13.1.1708/9First LieutenantJohn Furzer (d.1721) ADM 6/9/135ADM 6/99.2.1707/8 - 27.1.1708/9Second LieutenantThomas Williams (1671-?) ADM 6/9/140ADM 6/99.2.1708/9 - 8.6.1711Second LieutenantCharles Polkinhorne (d.1746) ADM 6/10/32ADM 6/1015.2.1708/9 - 29.11.1709First LieutenantGordon Collier ADM 6/10/32ADM 6/1030.11.1709 - 4.12.1709First LieutenantJohn Crosse (d.1752) ADM 6/11/10ADM 6/115.12.1709 - 1709First LieutenantDaniel Conde ADM 6/11/11ADM 6/119.6.1711 - 11.8.1712Second LieutenantCornelius Willmore ADM 6/12/3
Commission confirmed 23.10.1714
ADM 6/12

Service History

9.4.1704Took the Privateer La Tour de Montfort (4)
21.7.1704Capture of Gibraltar
13.8.1704Battle of Malaga
10.3.1704/5Battle of Marbella
1706In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1708In the DownsBWAS-1603
1709In the North SeaBWAS-1603
1710Sailed to the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
2.12.1711Present at the capture of the Le Toulouse (62) BWAS-1603
1713Sailed home to pay offBWAS-1603
20.12.1716Docked at Plymouth to be broken up, the remains were sent to Deptford to be rebuiltBWAS-1603


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