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Milford

6481
Nominal Guns36
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
Acquired12.1705
First Commissioned20.12.1705
Shipyard BWAS-1603
CategoryFifth Rate
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Wrecked18.6.1720

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck108' 7 ½"Imperial Feet32.9311 
Length of Keel88' 11"Imperial Feet26.8256 
Breadth29' 10"Imperial Feet8.8392 
Depth in Hold11' 10 ½"Imperial Feet3.3655 
Burthen420 8994Tons BM 

Armament


12.1705Broadside Weight = 132 Imperial Pound ( 59.862 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck8 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
12.1705155 BWAS-1603

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
20.12.1705 - 24.9.1708Captain
Philip StanhopeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1701
ADM 6/8/211
ADM 6/8
25.9.1708 - 12.4.1715Captain
John GoodallBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1717
ADM 6/11/87
BWAS-1603
15.1.1717/18 - 18.6.1720Captain
Peter ChamberlainBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1713
† ADM 6/12/109
BWAS-1603

4 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
20.12.1705 - 3.4.1712Lieutenant
Bernard PhillipsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1664-1712
ADM 6/8/211
ADM 6/8
4.4.1712 - 14.10.1712Lieutenant
James DoreBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1719
ADM 6/11/203
ADM 6/11
15.10.1712 - 12.4.1715Lieutenant
Thomas VivianBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1715
ADM 6/11/234
Confirmed 10.12.1712
ADM 6/11
15.1.1717/18 - 18.6.1720Lieutenant
James RycaultBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1758
ADM 6/15/109
ADM 6/12

3 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
29.1.1712/13 - 26.3.1713Midshipman Extra
Thomas BillopBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1732
Transfered ADM 6/11/242
ADM 6/11
16.4.1713 - 25.11.1713Midshipman Extra
Julian LeggBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1727
ADM 6/11/256
ADM 6/11
25.11.1713 - 12.4.1715Midshipman Extra
Richard BrambleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1718
ADM 6/11/277
ADM 6/11

Service History


DateEventSource
1706Off OstendBWAS-1603
8.1.1706/7In company with , took BWAS-1603
19.3.1706/7Loss of the Resolution
19.5.1707In action near Leghorn (Livorno)BWAS-1603
17.9.1708In action off MinorcaBWAS-1603
1709In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
1712In the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
12.4.1715Paid offADM 51
9.1715Began small repair at Woolwich - London BWAS-1603
2.1716Completed small repair at Woolwich - London at a cost of £1099.11.9dBWAS-1603
18.6.1720Wrecked on Cape Corrientes, Cuba with loss of most of crewBWAS-1603

 

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