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Nominal Guns54BWAS-1603
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
ShipyardSouthampton - Hampshire BWAS-1603
John WinterBritish
Ship Builder
CategoryFourth RateBWAS-1603
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild1699BWAS-1603
British Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Southampton' (1700) (50) 1700-1771
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
1728 Renamed "Southampton Hulk"


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck121' 9"Imperial Feet36.8917 
Length of Keel100' 0"Imperial Feet30.48 
Breadth33' 10"Imperial Feet10.0584 
Depth in Hold13' 9"Imperial Feet4.0386 
Burthen608 8394Tons BM 

2 Ship Commanders

c.6.1693 - 1.9.1698Captain
Richard KirkbyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1702
2.9.1698 - 22.8.1698Captain
William WrightBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1688-1703
ADM 6/5/29
ADM 6/5

1 Commissioned Officer

28.10.1696 - 23.8.1698First Lieutenant
Robert GlendoningBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1704
ADM 6/4/131
ADM 6/4

1 Petty Officer

16.10.1693 - 26.6.1695Midshipman
William SmithBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1747
ADM 107/1/92
ADM 107/1

Service History

26.6.1693Took the Frigate
La Jolie (24) 1675-1693
French 24 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
at Lagos
8.1.1695Action of 1695-01-18
1696In the West IndiesBWAS-1603
1697In the West IndiesBWAS-1603
1699Broken up at Deptford to be rebuiltBWAS-1603


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