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Anglesea

7458
Nominal Guns40BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Previously
Ordered30.6.1719BWAS-1714
Keel Laid Down1.1720BWAS-1714
Acquired19.5.1725BWAS-1714
ShipyardPlymouth - Devon BWAS-1603
Ship Class1719 Establishment 40-Gunner (1719)BWAS-1714
Constructor
Benjamin RosewellBritish
Designer
Ship Builder
Dockyard Staff
Service 1695-1741
BWAS-1714
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShipBWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Sunk as Breakwater6.1742BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck124' 0"Imperial Feet37.7952 
Length of Keel101' 8"Imperial Feet30.988 
Breadth33' 4"Imperial Feet10.0923 
Depth in Hold14' 0"Imperial Feet4.2672 
Burthen600 8194Tons BM 

Armament


19.5.1725Broadside Weight = 180 Imperial Pound ( 81.63 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck20 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1719190Design Complement

5 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
12.5.1727 - 4.7.1727Captain
Humphrey OrmeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1703-1727
ADM 6/13/143
ADM 6/13
4.7.1727 - 26.12.1727Captain
Samuel ChadwickBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1693-1727
† Discharged Dead ADM 6/13/145
BWAS-1714
28.2.1727/28 - 30.12.1729Captain
Edward BrookesBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1695-1736
Transfered ADM 6/14/197
BWAS-1714
31.12.1729 - 30.9.1730Captain
William DouglasBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1712-1727
ADM 6/14/58
Confirmed 10.9.1730
BWAS-1714
9.12.1737 - 8.10.1741Captain
Henry ReddishBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1705-1741
ADM 6/15/86
BWAS-1714

14 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
16.5.1727 - 6.9.1727First Lieutenant
George RawlingsBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1697-1739
ADM 6/13/143
ADM 6/13
16.5.1727 - 6.9.1727Second Lieutenant
Leonard BellamyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1711-1746
ADM 6/13/143
ADM 6/13
16.5.1727 - 6.9.1727Third Lieutenant
Thomas WyseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1722-1730
ADM 6/13/143
ADM 6/13
7.9.1727 - 28.5.1730First Lieutenant
Leonard BellamyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1711-1746
ADM 6/14/156
ADM 6/13
7.9.1727 - c.28.5.1730Second Lieutenant
Thomas WyseBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1722-1730
Discharged Dead ADM 6/14/156
ADM 6/13
7.9.1727 - 10.1.1727/28Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
William HewettBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1711-1745
Transfered ADM 6/13/156
ADM 6/13
13.1.1727/28 - 28.5.1730Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Alexander GordonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1719-1742
ADM 6/14/188
ADM 6/13
29.5.1730 - 30.9.1730First Lieutenant
Alexander GordonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1719-1742
ADM 6/14/58
Confirmed 10.9.1730
ADM 6/14
9.12.1737 - 5.12.1739First Lieutenant
William HayBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1728-1742
ADM 6/16/86
ADM 6/15
9.12.1737 - 21.9.1740Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Philip CarteretBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1736-1748
ADM 6/15/86
ADM 6/15
22.9.1740 - 20.9.1741Second Lieutenant
Philip CarteretBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1736-1748
ADM 6/15/459
ADM 6/15
22.9.1740 - 25.1.1740/41Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Francis StewartBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1734-1746
Transfered ADM 6/16/333
ADM 6/15
27.7.1741 - 30.9.1741Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms
Thomas BlossBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1741-1747
Transfered ADM 6/15/440
ADM 6/15
21.9.1741 - 8.10.1741First Lieutenant
Philip CarteretBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1736-1748
ADM 6/16/459
ADM 6/15

3 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
1.7.1723 - 17.11.1723Midshipman Ordinary
George RosbeeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1721-1742
Transfered ADM 107/3/229
ADM 107/3
12.4.1729 - 30.9.1730Midshipman
George RosbeeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1721-1742
ADM 107/3/229
ADM 107/3
19.1.1737/38 - 16.3.1737/38Midshipman Ordinary
George IrelandBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1732-1749
Transfered ADM 107/3/327
ADM 107/3

Service History


DateEventSource
19.5.1725building at Chatham Dockyard - Chatham at a cost of £8075.19.0dBWAS-1714
1728Sailed to JamaicaBWAS-1714
30.9.1730

Home and paid off

ADM 51
3.1730/31Began small repair at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness BWAS-1714
5.1731Completed small repair at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness at a cost of £1783.16.1dBWAS-1714
2.1737Began small repair at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness BWAS-1714
12.1737RecommissionedBWAS-1714
1738To the West IndiesBWAS-1714
1.1738Completed small repair at Sheerness Dockyard - Sheerness at a cost of £2488.17.0dBWAS-1714
1739In the Leeward IslandsBWAS-1714
1741Refitted as a Other Vessels Hulk
4.3.1740/41Operations against Cartagena
8.10.1741

Returned home and paid off

ADM 51
31.5.1742

Moved from Woolwich to Sheerness

BWAS-1714
6.1742

Sunk at Sheerness

BWAS-1714


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
25.7.1739-1741British Fleet in the West indies
Edward VernonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1746
 
 

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