Nominal Guns60B028
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
First Commissioned3.3.1712/13B028
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1603
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford B028
Ship Class1706 Establishment 60-GunnerB028
Designed by J BattBWAS-1603
Constructor Joseph Allin (d.1716)BWAS-1603
CategoryFourth RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild8.12.1729BWAS-1603


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck144' 2 ½"Imperial Feet43.9039 
Length of Keel118' 10"Imperial Feet35.9664 
Breadth38' 3"Imperial Feet11.5919 
Depth in Hold15' 8 ½"Imperial Feet4.5847 
Burthen924 7494Tons BM 


2.10.1712Broadside 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

1716Broadside Weight = 435 Imperial Pound ( 197.2725 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck24 British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 British Demi-Culverin
Quarterdeck8 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
18.4.1706365Design Complement

7 Ship Commanders

3.3.1712/13 - 5.6.1713Captain Richard Leake (d.1720/21) Transfered ADM 6/11/249ADM 6/116.6.1713 - 16.4.1715Captain Beaumont Raymond (d.1718) ADM 6/11/261BWAS-160316.4.1715 - 19.10.1715Captain Beaumont Raymond (d.1718) ADM 6/12/39ADM 6/1214.3.1717/18 - 25.12.1720Captain Christopher O'Brien (d.1743/44) ADM 6/12/118BWAS-160329.4.1723 - 1.2.1724/25Captain Vincent Pearce (c.1679-1745) Transfered ADM 6/13/55BWAS-16032.2.1724/25 - 11.12.1727Captain John Hubbard (d.1728) ADM 6/13/83BWAS-160312.12.1727 - 3.8.1728Captain William Berkeley (d.1732/33) ADM 6/14/216
Confirmed 13.8.1728

1 Flag Officer

1713Admiral of the WhiteSir James Wishart (d.1723) ADM 107/3/58BWAS-1603

17 Commissioned Officers

3.3.1712/13 - 7.6.1713First Lieutenant William Mason (c.1665-1742) Transfered ADM 6/11/249ADM 6/113.3.1712/13 - 7.6.1713Second Lieutenant Francis Dansays (d.1754) Transfered ADM 6/11/249ADM 6/118.6.1713 - 14.3.1713/14First Lieutenant Humphrey Orme (d.1751) ADM 6/11/261ADM 6/118.6.1713 - 20.11.1714Second Lieutenant Edmund Bedford (d.c.1727) ADM 6/11/261ADM 6/1115.3.1713/14 - 3.9.1714First Lieutenant Edward Whitworth (d.1721) ADM 6/11/286ADM 6/1121.11.1714 - 19.10.1715First Lieutenant Edmund Bedford (d.c.1727) ADM 6/12/41
Confirmed 2.5.1715
ADM 6/12
21.11.1714 - 19.10.1715Second Lieutenant John Gascoigne (d.1753) ADM 6/12/40
Confirmed 19.4.1715
ADM 6/12
17.3.1717/18 - 25.12.1720First Lieutenant William Fearnly ADM 6/12/119ADM 6/1217.3.1717/18 - 26.10.1718Second LieutenantThe Hon. Charles O'Brien ADM 6/12/119ADM 6/1227.10.1718 - 25.12.1720Second Lieutenant William King (d.1728) ADM 6/12/214
Confirmed 13.9.1720
ADM 6/12
1.5.1723 - bef.13.7.1727First Lieutenant John Roose (d.bef.1727)† Discharged Dead ADM 6/13/56ADM 6/131.5.1723 - 15.3.1725/26Second Lieutenant Robert Young (d.1754) ADM 6/13/56ADM 6/1324.1.1725/26 - 23.12.1726Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms Richard Waddon ADM 6/13/96ADM 6/1316.3.1725/26 - 24.12.1726Second Lieutenant Scroop Lyon (d.1757) Transfered ADM 6/13/106ADM 6/1324.12.1726 - 15.2.1726/27Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms John Draper (d.1743) ADM 6/14/219
Confirmed 5.9.1728
ADM 6/13
23.12.1727 - 3.8.1728Second Lieutenant Francis Percival ADM 6/14/217
Confirmed 23.8.1728
ADM 6/13
22.5.1728 - 3.8.1728Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms James Newnam (d.c.1753) ADM 6/14/217
Confirmed 20.8.1728
ADM 6/13

1 Warrant Officer

1.1.1713/14 - 1714Midshipman Extra William Mabbot ADM 6/11/280ADM 6/11

1 Petty Officer

10.1.1724/25 - 2.2.1725/26Midshipman Henry Dove ADM 107/3/159ADM 107/3

Service History

1713Commissioned for the BalticBWAS-1603
1714Sailed for the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1715Left the Mediterranean and sailed to the BalticBWAS-1603
4.1715Described as "wants rebuilding"BWAS-1603
19.10.1715Paid offADM 51
1718small repair at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £5521.5.8dBWAS-1603
11.8.1718Battle of Cape Passaro
25.12.1720Paid offADM 51
12.7.1721Began large repair at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1603
9.3.1721/22Completed large repair at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth at a cost of £9235.5.11dBWAS-1603
1723Recommissioned as a guardship at PlymouthBWAS-1603
1723fitting at Plymouth Dockyard - Plymouth at a cost of £2606.15.1dBWAS-1603
1726Sailed to the West IndiesBWAS-1603
3.8.1728Paid offADM 51
8.12.1729Broken up at Plymouth wiht theg remains being moved to Woolwich to be rebuiltBWAS-1603


DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
18.5.1715-29.11.1716British Baltic Fleet 1715Sir John Norris (1670-1749) 

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