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Sunderland

6951
Nominal Guns60
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered31.3.1721
Acquired30.4.1724
First Commissioned26.7.1728
ShipyardChatham Dockyard - Chatham
Ship Class1719 Establishment 60-Gunner (1719)
Constructor
Benjamin RosewellBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1695-1741
CategoryFourth Rate
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up to Rebuild12.1742

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck144' 0"Imperial Feet43.8912 
Length of Keel117' 7"Imperial Feet35.6721 
Breadth39' 0"Imperial Feet11.8872 
Depth in Hold16' 5"Imperial Feet4.898 
Burthen951 2794Imperial Feet0.0073 

Armament


30.4.1724Broadside Weight = 435 Imperial Pound ( 197.2725 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck24 British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 British 9-Pounder
Quarterdeck8 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1719365Design Complement

8 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
26.7.1728 - 21.2.1728/29Captain
The Hon. George ClintonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1709-1757
ADM 6/14/211
BWAS-1714
22.2.1728/29 - 28.11.1733Captain
Robert ManBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1736
Transfered ADM 6/14/16
BWAS-1714
29.11.1733 - 5.5.1737Captain
William MartinBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1708-1747
ADM 6/14/156
BWAS-1714
16.5.1738 - 27.11.1738Captain
Edmund HookeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1696-1739
ADM 6/15/117
ADM 6/15
21.6.1739 - 9.7.1739Captain
Thomas TrevorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1711-1745
Transfered ADM 6/15/190
BWAS-1714
10.7.1739 - 11.7.1739Captain
Thomas DurellBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1739
Transfered ADM 6/15/198
ADM 6/15
12.7.1739 - 29.7.1739Captain
Samuel BraithwaiteBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1739
ADM 6/15/199
ADM 6/15
30.7.1739 - 29.1.1741/42Captain
The Hon. John ByngBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1718-1757
ADM 6/16/208
BWAS-1714

21 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
26.7.1728 - 17.2.1731/32First Lieutenant
Robert CallisBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1701-1732
ADM 6/14/211
ADM 6/13
26.7.1728 - 17.2.1731/32Second Lieutenant
William ParkinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1720-1744
ADM 6/14/211
ADM 6/13
8.5.1731 - 17.2.1731/32Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Daniel HoreBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1722-1762
ADM 6/14/74
ADM 6/14
18.2.1731/32 - 8.5.1732First Lieutenant
William ParkinsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1720-1744
Transfered ADM 6/14/101
ADM 6/14
18.2.1731/32 - 14.2.1732/33Second Lieutenant
Daniel HoreBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1722-1762
ADM 6/14/101
ADM 6/14
14.6.1732 - 1.3.1732/33Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Richard CollinsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1720-1763
Transfered ADM 6/14/111
ADM 6/14
15.2.1732/33 - 19.12.1734First Lieutenant
James BlakewayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1734
Transfered ADM 6/14/134
ADM 6/14
15.2.1732/33 - 6.5.1735Second Lieutenant
Richard HughesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1721-1754
Transfered ADM 6/14/134
ADM 6/14
15.2.1732/33 - 29.7.1734Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Daniel HoreBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1722-1762
ADM 6/14/134
ADM 6/14
30.7.1734 - 6.5.1735Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
James BroadleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1734-1744
ADM 6/14/193
ADM 6/14
20.12.1734 - 4.10.1736First Lieutenant
Israel StaffordBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1755
ADM 6/15/200
ADM 6/14
7.5.1735 - 29.5.1736Second Lieutenant
James BroadleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1734-1744
ADM 6/15/211
ADM 6/14
7.5.1735 - 29.5.1736Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Thomas HemmingBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1726-1745
ADM 6/15/211
ADM 6/14
30.5.1736 - 4.10.1736Second Lieutenant
Thomas HemmingBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1726-1745
ADM 6/15/69
Confirmed 27.5.1737
ADM 6/15
5.10.1736 - 25.3.1737First Lieutenant
Thomas HemmingBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1726-1745
ADM 6/15/69
Confirmed 27.5.1737
ADM 6/15
16.5.1738 - 27.11.1738Second Lieutenant
Charles HolmesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1734-1761
ADM 6/15/118
ADM 6/15
21.6.1739 - 15.11.1739Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Francis ParryBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1727-1739
Transfered ADM 6/15/190
ADM 6/15
25.6.1739 - 14.8.1739Second Lieutenant
Charles SaundersBritish
Naval Sailor
Marine
Service 1727-1773
Transfered ADM 6/15/192
ADM 6/15
14.8.1739 - 14.11.1739Second Lieutenant
Merrick de l'AngleBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1710-1752
ADM 6/15/211
ADM 6/15
14.11.1739 - 9.1.1740/41Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Henry DavidsonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1731-1744
Transfered ADM 6/15/235
ADM 6/15
7.12.1739 - 8.3.1739/40First Lieutenant
Edmund BeavorBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1722-1744
Transfered ADM 6/15/239
ADM 6/15

2 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
11.11.1731 - 10.10.1732Able Seaman
Samuel CouchmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1729-1748
Transfered ADM 107/3/358
ADM 107/3
20.4.1733 - 5.5.1737Ordinary Seaman
Robert LockBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1733-1746
ADM 107/4/15
ADM 107/4

Service History


DateEventSource
30.4.1724Completed at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £12171.1.4dBWAS-1714
29.7.1728

Commissioned as a guardship at Chathm and Sheerness

BWAS-1714
1729fitting at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1714
1730Guardship at SheernessBWAS-1714
1731Damaged false keel going ashore at PortsmouthBWAS-1714
1731fitting at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness BWAS-1714
10.1731Guardship at SheernessBWAS-1714
2.1733fitting at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness BWAS-1714
1737Began small repair at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
5.5.1737

Paid off

BWAS-1714
8.1737Completed small repair at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £1467.12.5dBWAS-1714
1738In home watersBWAS-1714
27.11.1738

Paid off

BWAS-1714
1740In the MediterraneanBWAS-1714
29.1.1741/42

Paid off

ADM 33
13.11.1742Broken up at Chatham and remains transported to Portsmouth to be rebuiltBWAS-1714

 

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