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Vanguard

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Nominal Guns90B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered5.5.1677BWAS-1603
Launched11.1678BWAS-1603
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1603
ShipyardPortsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth B028
Ship Class1677 Programme - 2nd RatesB028
Constructor
J BattBritish
Ship Builder
B028
CategorySecond RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild1705B028
Becomes
British Second Rate ship of the line 'Vanguard' (1710) (90) 1710-1733
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
1728 Renamed "Duke"

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck160' 0"Imperial Feet48.768 
Length of Keel142' 6"Imperial Feet43.2852 
Breadth44' 0"Imperial Feet13.4112 
Depth in Hold18' 5"Imperial Feet5.5023 
Burthen1,482Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck160' 0"Imperial Feet48.768 
Length of Keel126' 11"Imperial Feet38.4058 
Breadth44' 10"Imperial Feet13.4112 
Depth in Hold18' 5"Imperial Feet5.5023 
Draught Aft20' 6"Imperial Feet6.2484 
Burthen1,356 8994`Tons BM 

Armament


1678Broadside Weight = 752 Imperial Pound ( 341.0329 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck26 British Demi-Cannon
Middle Gun Deck26 British Culverin
Upper Gun Deck26 British Saker
Quarterdeck10 British Saker
Roundhouse2 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.3.1676/77660Design Complement

5 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
2.1.1690/91 - 29.9.1691Captain
Richard CarterBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1672-1691
BWAS-1603
bef.8.3.1691/92 - 27.2.1692/93Captain
Christopher MasonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1666-1693
Transfered
ADM 51
28.2.1692/93 - 24.5.1694Captain
John BridgesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1678-1694
† Discharged Dead
BWAS-1603
24.9.1694 - 5.3.1694/95Captain
Stafford FairborneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1685-1708
Transfered
BWAS-1603
14.3.1694/95 - 30.9.1697Captain
John GraydonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1685-1703
ADM 51

11 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
11.6.1692 - 23.8.1693Third Lieutenant
Joseph MighellsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1704
Transfered
B051
4.7.1695 - 22.9.1695Second Lieutenant
John TrehearneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1705
ADM 6/3/45
ADM 6/3
12.7.1695 - 15.9.1695Fifth Lieutenant
Randal BriceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1697
ADM 6/3/65
ADM 6/3
16.9.1695 - 22.9.1695Third Lieutenant
Walter MassyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1712
ADM 6/3/78
ADM 6/3
16.9.1695 - 22.9.1695Acting Fourth Lieutenant
Randal BriceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1697
ADM 6/3/78
ADM 6/3
23.9.1695 - 10.9.1697First Lieutenant
John TrehearneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1691-1705
ADM 6/3/80
ADM 6/3
23.9.1695 - 31.10.1697Second Lieutenant
Walter MassyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1692-1712
ADM 6/3/80
ADM 6/3
23.9.1695 - 31.10.1697Third Lieutenant
Randal BriceBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1697
ADM 6/3/80
ADM 6/3
23.9.1695 - 14.9.1697Acting Fourth Lieutenant
George RumballBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1717
Dismissed ADM 6/3/80
ADM 6/3
23.9.1695 - 31.10.1697Fifth Lieutenant
Robert EalesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1697
ADM 6/3/80
ADM 6/3
11.9.1697 - 31.10.1697First Lieutenant
Nathaniel ChampionBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1694-1700
ADM 6/4/117
ADM 6/4

6 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
16.12.1692 - 16.12.1693Gunner
John StephensBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1681-1718
ADM 107/1/86
ADM 107/1
1695 - 12.4.1695Boatswain
Daniel CookeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
Transfered ADM 6/3/49
ADM 6/3
12.4.1695 - 1695Purser
Robert CartBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/48
ADM 6/3
29.4.1695 - 1695Purser
Joseph BallaisheyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/53
ADM 6/3
6.5.1695 - 1695Boatswain
Robert PittmanBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695
ADM 6/9/54
ADM/A
1.7.1695 - 1695Chaplain
George VernonBritish
Naval Sailor
Clergyman
Service 1695
ADM 6/3/64
ADM 6/3

10 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
6.4.1691 - 29.9.1691Midshipman
Henry GoreBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1715
ADM 107/1/21
ADM 107/1
10.5.1692 - 30.12.1692Master's Mate
George PaddonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1682-1715
ADM 107/1/23
ADM 107/1
17.6.1692 - 21.9.1692Midshipman
Richard HaydonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1671-1700
ADM 107/1/53
ADM 107/1
22.9.1692 - 25.6.1693Master's Mate
Richard HaydonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1671-1700
Transfered ADM 107/1/53
ADM 107/1
4.6.1693 - 9.12.1693Midshipman
John LillywhiteBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1695
ADM 107/1/93
ADM 107/1
10.7.1693 - 4.10.1694Midshipman
John CockburnBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1731
ADM 107/1/73
ADM 107/1
14.8.1693 - 23.7.1694Midshipman
Robert HaswellBritish
Naval Sailor
Merchant Sailor
Service 1677-1698
ADM 107/1/87
ADM 107/1
17.12.1693 - 29.1.1694/95Gunner's Mate
John StephensBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1681-1718
ADM 107/1/86
ADM 107/1
27.4.1694 - 22.5.1695Master's Mate
John LillywhiteBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1695
ADM 107/1/93
ADM 107/1
19.6.1695 - 19.7.1695Midshipman
George HeybooBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1676-1695
ADM 107/1/99
ADM 107/1

2 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
14.9.1692 - 15.12.1692Able Seaman
John StephensBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1681-1718
ADM 107/1/86
ADM 107/1
10.12.1693 - 26.4.1694Able Seaman
John LillywhiteBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1695
ADM 107/1/93
ADM 107/1

Service History


DateEventSource
9.10.1691Paid offADM 33
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
31.10.1697

Paid off into ordinary

ADM 33
26.11.1703

Overset in the Medway during the "Great Storm"

BWAS-1603
1704RaisedB028


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
27.11.1703-27.11.1703The Great Storm  
 

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