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5588
Nominal Guns60BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered1.2.1716/17BWAS-1714
Keel Laid Down8.4.1717BWAS-1714
Acquired5.10.1719BWAS-1714
First Commissioned12.1.1719/20BWAS-1714
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1714
Ship Class1706 Establishment 60-Gunner (1706)BWAS-1714
Designed by
J BattBritish
Ship Builder
BWAS-1714
Constructor
Richard StaceyBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1695-1742
BWAS-1714
CategoryFourth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShip of the LineBWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Broken Up4.1739BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck144' 2"Imperial Feet43.8924 
Length of Keel118' 9"Imperial Feet35.9791 
Breadth38' 4"Imperial Feet11.5951 
Depth in Hold15' 11"Imperial Feet4.5771 
Burthen928 2694Tons BM 

Armament


1720Broadside Weight = 435 Imperial Pound ( 197.2725 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck24 British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 British 9-Pounder
Quarterdeck8 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
18.4.1706365Design Complement

6 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
12.1.1719/20 - 27.1.1720/21Captain
Richard HughesBritish
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1689-1754
Transfered ADM 6/12/188
BWAS-1714
31.1.1720/21 - 14.3.1721/22Captain
The Hon. George ClintonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1757
Transfered ADM 6/12/232
B051
29.4.1723 - 10.1726Captain
William HaddockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1720
† ADM 6/13/55
BWAS-1714
26.2.1727/28 - 15.2.1728/29Captain
Charles CotterelBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1712-1747
ADM 6/14/17
Confirmed 25.2.1728/29
BWAS-1714
22.2.1733/34 - 25.8.1734Captain
Mathew ConsettBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1708-1737
Transfered ADM 6/14/166
BWAS-1714
26.8.1734 - 31.7.1737Captain
Curtis BarnetBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1756
ADM 6/15/193
BWAS-1714

14 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
12.1.1719/20 - 14.3.1721/22First Lieutenant
James HutchinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1738
Transfered ADM 6/12/188
ADM 6/12
12.1.1719/20 - 30.4.1723Second Lieutenant
Thomas JolleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1740
ADM 6/12/188
ADM 6/12
4.4.1720 - 3.5.1723Third Lieutenant
Edward DoddBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1749
ADM 6/12/201
ADM 6/12
1.5.1723 - 24.10.1728First Lieutenant
Foot PikeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1730
ADM 6/13/55
ADM 6/13
1.5.1723 - 18.11.1725Second Lieutenant
Curtis BarnetBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1756
ADM 6/13/55
ADM 6/13
19.11.1725 - 25.2.1727/28Second Lieutenant
Edward WellsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1716-1728
ADM 6/14/93
ADM 6/13
19.11.1725 - 31.1.1725/26Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Curtis BarnetBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1756
Transfered ADM 6/13/93
ADM 6/13
17.2.1725/26 - 10.4.1729Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Christopher DaltonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1734
Transfered ADM 6/14/103
ADM 6/13
16.2.1726/27 - 11.10.1727Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Nicholas RobinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1720-1744
ADM 6/14/183
Confirmed 4.1.1727/28
ADM 6/13
12.10.1727 - 15.12.1727Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Richard BlighBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1727-1729
ADM 6/14/10
Confirmed 14.1.1728/29
ADM 6/14
26.2.1727/28 - 15.2.1728/29Second Lieutenant
Richard BlighBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1727-1729
ADM 6/14/10
Confirmed 14.1.1728/29
ADM 6/14
29.8.1728 - 15.2.1728/29Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Richard PocockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1720-1735
ADM 6/14/16
Confirmed 22.2.1728/29
ADM 6/14
23.2.1733/34 - 31.7.1737First Lieutenant
Silvester KennedyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1742
ADM 6/15/168
ADM 6/14
23.2.1733/34 - 31.7.1737Second Lieutenant
Edward DoddBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1749
ADM 6/15/168
ADM 6/14

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
30.5.1725 - 19.3.1725/26Midshipman
John DouglasBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1722-1784
Transfered ADM 107/3/196
ADM 107/3
1.10.1735 - 31.7.1737Master's Mate
Cheney HurtBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1757
ADM 107/3/55
ADM 107/3

Service History


DateEventSource
17.11.1719Completed at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford at a cost of £11147.11.7dBWAS-1714
12.1719Began fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1714
1720In the BalticBWAS-1714
1720Completed fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1714
1721In the BalticBWAS-1714
1723Recommissioned as a guardship at SheernessBWAS-1714
1723fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1714
1725fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1714
1725Began fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
1726Completed fitting at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
1727In the West IndiesBWAS-1714
1728In the West Indies then home to pay offBWAS-1714
1729refitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £6051.19.4dBWAS-1714
15.2.1728/29Paid offADM 51
1736Guardship at ChathamBWAS-1714
1737Guardship at ChathamBWAS-1714
4.1739Break up completed at SheernessBWAS-1714


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
13.4.1721-20.10.1721British Baltic Fleet 1721
Sir John NorrisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1697
 
 

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