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Queenborough

6030
Queensborough Quinbrough
Nominal Guns24BWAS-1714
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered16.4.1694BWAS-1714
Acquired22.12.1694BWAS-1714
ShipyardSheerness - Kent B028
Ship ClassMaidstone Group (1693)B028
Designed by
The Navy BoardBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1694-1695
B028
Constructor
William BagwellBritish
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1694-1698
BWAS-1714
CategorySixth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShipB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Sold20.8.1719BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck96' 4"Imperial Feet29.2777 
Length of Keel80' 4 ½"Imperial Feet24.3967 
Breadth24' 9"Imperial Feet7.3724 
Depth in Hold10' 10"Imperial Feet3.048 
Burthen261 8394Tons BM 

Armament


3.1694/95Broadside Weight = 68 Imperial Pound ( 30.838 kg)BWAS-1714
Gun Deck20 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 British 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
3.1694/95110EstablishmentBWAS-1714

23 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
10.12.1694 - 4.3.1694/95Captain
Horatio TownsendBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1698
BWAS-1603
4.3.1694/95 - 11.3.1694/95Captain
John MosesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1698
BWAS-1714
11.3.1694/95 - 6.5.1695Captain
Theophilus HodgsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691
† ADM 6/3/40
ADM 6/3
8.5.1695 - 17.5.1697Captain
Thomas SwantonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1716
ADM 6/3/55
ADM 6/3
18.5.1697 - 9.11.1698Captain
Martin GardinerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1698
ADM 6/4/99
BWAS-1714
9.11.1698 - 12.1.1698/99Captain
John OakeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1687-1798
BWAS-1714
12.1.1698/99 - 29.2.1699/1700Captain
Rupert BillingsleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1716
ADM 6/6/49
Confirmed 20.11.1700
BWAS-1714
1.3.1699/1700 - 17.1.1699/1700Captain
Henry CroftsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1702
ADM 6/6/24
BWAS-1714
18.1.1700/1 - 30.11.1701Captain and Master
Edward OwenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1701
ADM 6/6/53
BWAS-1714
1.12.1701 - 13.1.1701/2Captain
Edward DursleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1705
Transfered ADM 6/6/123
ADM 6/6
14.1.1701/2 - 27.8.1702Captain
Thomas DayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1703
ADM 6/6/130
BWAS-1714
28.8.1702 - 23.3.1703/4Commander
Abraham TudorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1709
Dismissed
BWAS-1714
24.3.1703/4 - 14.11.1704Commander
William HerriottBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1795
ADM 6/8/66
BWAS-1714
15.11.1704 - 23.6.1707Commander
John JephcottBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1707
ADM 6/8/111
BWAS-1714
24.6.1707 - 13.3.1707/8Commander
Chaloner OgleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1749
Transfered ADM 6/9/76
BWAS-1714
14.3.1707/8 - 17.3.1708/9Commander
Charles BrowneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1740
ADM 6/9/172
Confirmed 23.6.1708
BWAS-1714
17.3.1708/9 - 23.4.1712Commander
Michael PolkinghorneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1712
BWAS-1714
24.4.1712 - 16.6.1713Commander
Thomas WhorwoodBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1741
ADM 6/11/206
BWAS-1714
17.6.1713 - 13.12.1714Captain and Master
Thomas WhorwoodBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1741
ADM 6/11/263
ADM 6/11
14.12.1714 - 25.7.1715Captain and Master
Thomas WhorwoodBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1741
ADM 6/12/11
ADM 6/12
26.7.1715 - 13.7.1716Captain and Master
Charles KendallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1728
ADM 6/12/47
BWAS-1714
14.7.1716 - 11.4.1717Captain and Master
Edward WhitworthBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1721
Transfered ADM 6/12/74
ADM 6/12
12.4.1717 - 24.2.1718/19Captain
George FairleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1724
ADM 6/12/97
BWAS-1714

11 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
21.1.1694/95 - 7.11.1698Lieutenant
Edward BriscoeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1700
ADM 6/3/11
ADM 6/3
1.3.1699/1700 - 11.12.1701Lieutenant
Jeremiah FownesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1719
Transfered ADM 6/6/24
ADM 6/6
29.1.1701/2 - 30.7.1705Lieutenant
Jacob HughesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1709
ADM 6/7/2
ADM 6/7
31.7.1705 - 4.6.1706Lieutenant
John BiltonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1723
Transfered ADM 6/8/188
ADM 6/8
27.8.1705 - 3.9.1706Lieutenant
Samuel FrancklinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1707
Transfered ADM 6/8/191
ADM 6/8
16.5.1706 - 13.12.1714Lieutenant
Martin BondBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1715
ADM 6/8/254
ADM 6/8
14.12.1714 - 26.12.1715Lieutenant
Martin BondBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1715
ADM 6/12/11
ADM 6/12
27.7.1715 - 19.7.1716Lieutenant
Edmund StrengthfieldBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1716
ADM 6/12/47
ADM 6/12
20.7.1716 - 9.1.1717/18Lieutenant
John CurtisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1707-1718
ADM 6/12/74
ADM 6/12
10.1.1717/18 - 16.1.1717/18Lieutenant
James ScottBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1711-1744
Transfered ADM 6/12/109
ADM 6/12
17.1.1717/18 - 24.2.1718/19Lieutenant
Peter PetersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1727
ADM 6/12/110
ADM 6/12

6 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
22.1.1694/95 - 1695Cook
John AinelyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/31
ADM 6/3
22.2.1694/95 - 1695Boatswain
Thomas CowdreyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/38
ADM 6/3
1696 - 6.4.1696Carpenter
James MarlinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696
Transfered ADM 6/3/144
ADM 6/3
7.4.1696 - 11.8.1697Carpenter
Abraham LambBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1697
Transfered ADM 6/3/144
ADM 6/3
20.8.1697 - 1697Carpenter
William JewellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697
ADM 6/4/114
ADM 6/4
21.3.1699/1700 - 23.2.1700/1Midshipman Extra
Edward ManningBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1704
Transfered ADM 6/6/28
ADM 6/6

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
20.5.1696 - 17.5.1698Volunteer-per-order
Vincent PearceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1741
Transfered ADM 3/6/158
ADM 107/1

Service History


DateEventSource
3.1694/95CommissionedBWAS-1714
29.3.1695Took the Privateer
L'Espérance 1695-1695
French Privateer
BWAS-1603
8.7.1697Took the Privateer
Le Saint Antoine (52) 1694-1697
French 52 Gun
Privateer
in the Channel
BWAS-1603
7.8.1697Took the Privateer
Le Surprenant 1697-1697
French Privateer
in the Channel
BWAS-1603
1698In the Leeward IslandsBWAS-1714
1700For the BalticBWAS-1714
1702In the North SeaBWAS-1714
1709Reportedly a great repair at PortsmouthBWAS-1714
1709Recommissioned for the Glasgow stationBWAS-1714
1713Owling
7.1715Recommissioned for the Firth of ForthBWAS-1714
7.1715Began fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1603
8.1715Completed fitting at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford at a cost of £1157.12.2dBWAS-1603
1717Baltic convoysBWAS-1714
24.2.1718/19Paid offADM 33
20.8.1719Sold at Deptford for £102BWAS-1714

 

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