Charles Galley

7178
Nominal Guns42BWAS-1603
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered12.11.1709BWAS-1603
Acquired29.8.1710BWAS-1603
First Commissioned19.8.1710B028
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford B028
Ship Class1706 Establishment 42-GunnerB028
ConstructorEdward AllinBWAS-1603
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1603
Ship TypeFrigate B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild5.1726B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck118' 0"Imperial Feet35.9664 
Length of Keel97' 6 ½"Imperial Feet29.5783 
Breadth32' 2"Imperial Feet9.779 
Depth in Hold13' 6"Imperial Feet4.0132 
Burthen536 7994Tons BM 

Armament


29.8.1710Broadside Weight = 150 Imperial Pound ( 68.025 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck20 British 9-Pounder
Lower Gun Deck20 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1706190Design Complement

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
19.8.1710 - 21.9.1714CaptainEdward Storey (d.1727) ADM 6/11/63ADM 6/116.10.1715 - 11.4.1716CaptainJames Campbell (d.1718) ADM 6/12/53ADM 6/1212.4.1716 - 2.12.1718CaptainPhilip Vanbrugh (d.1753) ADM 6/12/67BWAS-16033.12.1718 - 19.3.1719/20CaptainSamuel Atkins (d.1765): on board from 22.1.1718/19 ADM 6/12/200
Issued by Sir George Byng (1st Baronet of Wrotham in the County of Kent) (1663/64-1732/33), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 24.3.1719/20
BWAS-1603

5 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
19.8.1710 - 1.6.1712LieutenantJoseph Watts (d.1721) ADM 6/11/63ADM 6/112.6.1712 - 21.9.1714LieutenantJames Lake (d.1744) ADM 6/11/241
Commission confirmed 23.1.1712/13
ADM 6/11
7.10.1715 - 2.3.1715/16LieutenantEdmund Williams (d.1751/52) ADM 6/12/53ADM 6/123.3.1715/16 - 19.9.1717Second LieutenantJohn Stokoe ADM 6/12/63ADM 6/1220.9.1717 - 19.3.1719/20First LieutenantJohn Stokoe ADM 6/12/103ADM 6/12

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
26.2.1712/13 - 5.5.1713Midshipman ExtraHenry Rossington ADM 6/11/246ADM 6/11

Service History


DateEventSource
1711In the Mediterranean until 1713BWAS-1603
2.12.1711

Present at the capture of Toulouse off Minorca

BWAS-1603
21.9.1714

Paid off

ADM 51
9.1715"prepared for service"BWAS-1603
10.1715RecommissionedBWAS-1603
1716In the BalticBWAS-1603
1717On the Lisbon convoyBWAS-1603
1717On the Lisbon convoy and then into the MediterraneanBWAS-1603
11.8.1718Battle of Cape Passaro
19.3.1719/20

Paid off

ADM 51
2.5.1723SurveyedBWAS-1603
1740HulkedBWAS-1603

 

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