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Salisbury Prize -> 1716 Preston

6405
Nominal Guns50
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
French Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Le Salisbury' (1703) (50) 1703-1708
French 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
Captured15.3.1707/8
First Commissioned14.3.1707/8
ShipyardBuckler's Hard - Hampshire NNF-1661
CategoryFourth Rate
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up to Rebuild2.1739

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck134' 4 ½"Imperial Feet40.8559 
Length of Keel109' 9 ½"Imperial Feet33.2359 
Breadth34' 2"Imperial Feet10.3759 
Depth in Hold13' 6"Imperial Feet4.0132 
Burthen681 6794Tons BM 

Armament


15.3.1707/8Broadside Weight = 228 Imperial Pound ( 103.398 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck22 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck8 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
11.1693280Design Complement

7 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
14.3.1707/8 - 27.7.1710Captain
Edward St LoeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1727
Transfered ADM 6/9/158
Confirmed 26.4.1708
BWAS-1603
28.7.1710 - 4.10.1711Captain
Robert HarlandBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1700-1716
ADM 6/11/62
FWIKI
5.10.1711 - 9.12.1714Captain
John CliftonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1714
ADM 6/11/165
BWAS-1603
22.11.1717 - 6.1.1718/19Captain
Sir Robert JohnsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1722
ADM 6/12/107
ADM 6/12
21.6.1720 - 17.8.1720Captain
Charles BrowneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1740
ADM 6/12/205
ADM 6/12
25.1.1725/26 - 12.5.1728Captain
Edward ReddishBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1736
ADM 6/14/96
ADM 6/13
18.4.1735 - 8.2.1735/36Captain
Charles CotterelBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1712-1747
: on board from 20.4.1735 ADM 6/14/208
BWAS-1603

14 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
14.3.1707/8 - 26.2.1712/13First Lieutenant
William DaviesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1707-1744
ADM 6/9/158
Confirmed 26.4.1708
ADM 6/9
14.3.1707/8 - 1.12.1709Second Lieutenant
Henry CornwallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1708-1710
Transfered ADM 6/9/158
Confirmed 26.4.1708
ADM 6/9
2.12.1709 - 4.12.1712Second Lieutenant
Robert HackettBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1712
ADM 6/11/10
ADM 6/11
5.12.1712 - 9.12.1714Second Lieutenant
John StokoeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1712-1720
ADM 6/11/265
Confirmed 23.6.1713
ADM 6/11
22.11.1717 - 6.1.1718/19First Lieutenant
James DoreBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1719
ADM 6/12/107
ADM 6/12
22.11.1717 - 6.1.1718/19Second Lieutenant
Charles CotterelBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1712-1747
ADM 6/12/107
ADM 6/12
12.1.1718/19 - 6.1.1718/19First Lieutenant
Samuel GoodereBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1712-1741
ADM 6/12/149
ADM 6/12
25.1.1725/26 - 20.5.1728First Lieutenant
John James GachesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1741
ADM 6/14/97
ADM 6/13
25.1.1725/26 - 20.5.1728Second Lieutenant
Alexander BowersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1686-1728
ADM 6/13/97
ADM 6/13
25.1.1725/26 - 5.7.1727Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Richard BakerBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1725-1732
Transfered ADM 6/13/97
ADM 6/13
5.8.1727 - 20.5.1728Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
John PitmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1745
ADM 6/14/147
ADM 6/13
18.4.1735 - 16.2.1735/36Second Lieutenant
William LumleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1735-1738
ADM 6/15/208
ADM 6/14
18.4.1735 - 16.2.1735/36Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Thomas PyeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1728-1783
ADM 6/15/208
ADM 6/14
5.5.1735 - 16.2.1735/36First Lieutenant
Edmund BeavorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1722-1744
ADM 6/15/211
ADM 6/14

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRankNameSource
5.5.1714 - 7.2.1714/15Midshipman Extra
James ScottBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1711-1744
Transfered ADM 6/11/289
ADM 6/11

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
19.4.1735 - 16.2.1735/36Midshipman
James BurcherBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1732-1748
ADM 107/3/384
ADM 107/3

Service History


DateEventSource
1708In the North SeaBWAS-1603
1710In the Dunkirk squadronBWAS-1603
1711Sailed for JamaicaBWAS-1603
17.6.1711At CartagenaBWAS-1603
7.8.1711Capture of the San Joaquín
1712Returned homeBWAS-1603
1714Guardship at ChathamBWAS-1603
4.1714Began large repair at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1603
8.1714Completed large repair at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich at a cost of £3227.0.0dBWAS-1603
2.1.1716Renamed PrestonBWAS-1603
1718Sailed to Turkey with His Majesties AmbassadorBWAS-1603
1.1719Began refitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1603
9.1719Completed refitting at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich at a cost of £7780.14.0dBWAS-1603
6.1726Began great repair at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1603
2.1730Completed great repair at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich at a cost of £4308.11.0dBWAS-1603
11.1733Began small repair at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1603
9.1734Completed small repair at Woolwich Dockyard - Woolwich at a cost of £2145.0.6dBWAS-1603
2.1739Break up completed at PlymouthBWAS-1603

 

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