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Crown

6906
Crowne
Nominal Guns50B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
British Fourth Rate ship 'Crown' (1654) (40) 1654-1689
British 40 Gun
4th Rate Ship
1660 Renamed "Crown"
Acquired1689B028
ShipyardRotherhithe - London - Surrey B028
Constructor
Joseph LawrenceBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
BWAS-1603
CategoryFourth RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the LineB028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild10.1703B028
Becomes

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck120' 0"Imperial Feet36.576 
Length of Keel100' 0"Imperial Feet30.48 
Breadth32' 11"Imperial Feet9.7663 
Depth in Hold13' 0"Imperial Feet3.9624 
Burthen576 3194Tons BM 

Armament


1694Broadside Weight = 313.5 Imperial Pound ( 142.1724 kg)B065
Lower Gun Deck22 British Culverin
Upper Gun Deck22 British Demi-Culverin
Quarterdeck6 British Saker

1696Broadside Weight = 268.5 Imperial Pound ( 121.7649 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck18 British Culverin Drake
Upper Gun Deck20 British Demi-Culverin
Quarterdeck6 British Saker

1703Broadside Weight = 210 Imperial Pound ( 95.235 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck20 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1690250 BWAS-1603

12 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
bef.3.6.1690 - 5.1.1690/91Captain
Benjamin HoskinsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1683-1702
BWAS-1603
6.1.1690/91 - 8.3.1691/92Captain
Robert WilmotBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1695
Transfered
BWAS-1603
1692Captain
Thomas WarrenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1698
BWAS-1603
1693 - 1694Captain
William WhetstoneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1705
BWAS-1603
1694 - 1695Captain
Charles GuyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1668-1697
BWAS-1603
30.8.1695 - 23.5.1699Captain
Cooper WadeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1702
ADM 6/3/74
BWAS-1603
24.5.1699 - 21.4.1700Captain
William CaldwellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1718
Transfered ADM 6/5/24
BWAS-1603
22.4.1700 - 13.1.1701/2Captain
Robert WynnBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1711
Transfered ADM 6/6/34
BWAS-1603
21.11.1701 - 13.1.1701/2Captain
William ProwtherBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1702
ADM 6/6/122
ADM 6/6
19.1.1701/2 - 18.6.1702Captain
John WorrellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1702
Transfered ADM 6/6/135
ADM 6/6
19.6.1702 - 21.6.1702Captain
Thomas LiellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1720
ADM 6/7/41
ADM 6/7
19.1.1702/3 - 1.3.1702/3Captain
Edmund LoadesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 0021-1707
Transfered ADM 6/7/80
ADM 6/7

10 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
4.3.1692/93 - 12.2.1693/94Lieutenant
Samuel OatesBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1657-1702
ADM 1/5254/71
ADM 1/5254
27.1.1695/96 - 9.5.1699First Lieutenant
John HendersonBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1671-1699
ADM 6/3/120
ADM 6/3
11.2.1696/97 - 10.5.1699Second Lieutenant
James BrothersBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1704
ADM 6/4/72
ADM 6/4
10.5.1699 - 2.12.1701First Lieutenant
Thomas WarrenBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1702
ADM 6/5/49
ADM 6/5
11.5.1699 - 2.12.1701Second Lieutenant
John LawrenceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1702
ADM 6/5/49
ADM 6/5
3.12.1701 - 15.1.1701/2First Lieutenant
John LawrenceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1702
Transfered ADM 6/6/124
ADM 6/6
3.12.1701 - 22.12.1702Second Lieutenant
Sir Henry Fitzharris (Baronet )British
Naval Sailor
Service 1699-1704
ADM 6/6/124
ADM 6/6
19.2.1701/2 - 18.12.1702First Lieutenant
Charles StukelyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1715
ADM 6/7/12
ADM 6/7
23.12.1702 - 22.12.1702First Lieutenant
Sir Henry Fitzharris (Baronet )British
Naval Sailor
Service 1699-1704
ADM 6/7/68
ADM 6/7
23.12.1702 - 5.3.1702/3Second Lieutenant
William WilsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1718
Transfered ADM 6/7/68
ADM 6/7

3 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
17.10.1695 - 1695Cook
Thomas ShedderBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/86
ADM 6/3
15.11.1695 - 1695Carpenter
William PellettBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/93
ADM 6/3
30.4.1700 - 26.2.1700/1Midshipman Extra
Thomas LangrishBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1704
Transfered ADM 6/6/38
ADM 6/6

8 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
24.6.1690 - 10.1.1690/91Master's Mate
Edward DemerittBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1679-1693
ADM 107/1/26
ADM 107/1
10.1.1690/91 - 20.3.1690/91Midshipman
Edward DemerittBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1679-1693
ADM 107/1/26
ADM 107/1
20.3.1690/91 - 26.9.1692Master's Mate
Edward DemerittBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1679-1693
ADM 107/1/26
ADM 107/1
1.8.1691 - 14.4.1692Midshipman
John CrouchBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1683-1707
Transfered ADM 107/1/47
ADM 107/1
6.9.1693 - 22.10.1693Midshipman
John HayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1695
ADM 107/1/88
ADM 107/1
26.12.1694 - 13.2.1694/95Master's Mate
Thomas CoxBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1683-1695
ADM 107/1/98
ADM 107/1
27.4.1700 - 1700Volunteer-per-order
Samuel ToftBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1727
ADM 6/6/37
ADM 6/6
18.7.1700 - 11.1.1701/2Midshipman
George ProtheroeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1733
ADM 107/1/224
ADM 107/1

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
8.7.1690 - 1.4.1691Volunteer
John ChamberlainBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1701
Transfered ADM 107/1/70
ADM 107/1

Service History


DateEventSource
1691Off DunkirkBWAS-1603
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
2.6.1692Battle of La Hogue
1693In the ChannelBWAS-1603
1694In the ChannelBWAS-1603
1695In the ChannelBWAS-1603
1697Sailed to NewfoundlandBWAS-1603
1702In the BalticBWAS-1603
10.1703Broken up at Deptford to be rebuiltBWAS-1603

 

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