Windsor

7426
Nominal Guns60BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered18.11.1723BWAS-1714
Keel Laid Down2.10.1725BWAS-1714
Acquired27.10.1729BWAS-1714
First Commissioned22.2.1733/34
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford BWAS-1714
Ship Class1719 Establishment 60-Gunner
ConstructorRichard StaceyBWAS-1714
CategoryFourth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up10.1742BWAS-1714

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 
Burthen952Tons BM 

Armament


27.10.1729Broadside 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

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
22.2.1733/34 - 5.2.1736/37CaptainWilliam Smith (d.1756) ADM 6/15/166BWAS-17149.12.1737 - 19.11.1741CaptainGeorge Berkeley (d.1746/47) ADM 6/15/86BWAS-1714

6 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
23.2.1733/34 - 8.12.1737First LieutenantJohn Arnold Langley (d.1737) ADM 6/15/169ADM 6/1423.2.1733/34 - 8.12.1737Second LieutenantThomas Mogg (d.1756) ADM 6/15/168ADM 6/142.3.1733/34 - 5.4.1737Third Lt. & Lt. at ArmsGeorge Grant ADM 6/15/171ADM 6/149.12.1737 - 2.3.1739/40First LieutenantThomas Dalzel (d.1739/40)† ADM 6/15/86ADM 6/159.12.1737 - 14.12.1738Third Lt. & Lt. at ArmsWilliam Lumley (d.bef.1741) ADM 6/15/86ADM 6/154.9.1740 - 3.4.1741Third Lt. & Lt. at ArmsWilliam Bulley (d.1746) ADM 6/15/457
Commission confirmed 16.9.1741
ADM 6/15

Service History


DateEventSource
17.11.1729Completed at Deptford Dockyard - Deptford at a cost of £15634.11.11dBWAS-1714
1736Sailed to the TagusBWAS-1714
5.2.1736/37Paid offBWAS-1714
6.1737Completed small repair at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth at a cost of £2374.12.5dBWAS-1714
10.1737Began small repair at Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth BWAS-1714
1739At JamaicaBWAS-1714
4.3.1740/41Operations against Cartagena
11.1741Returned homeBWAS-1714
2.1742Paid offBWAS-1714
10.1742Broken up at Woolwich to be rebuiltBWAS-1714

Fleets
FromUntilFleetFleet CommanderSource
1739/07/251741British Fleet in the West indiesEdward Vernon (1684-1757)

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/14ADM 6/14 Commission and Warrant Book 1728 4 Oct.-1735 23 Dec. Archive
ADM 6/15ADM 6/15 Commission and Warrant Book 1735 26 Dec.-1742 4 Jan. Archive
 

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