Ossory

76
Nominal Guns90B065
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered3.4.1679B065
Launched24.8.1682B065
How acquiredPurpose builtB065
ShipyardPortsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth B065
Ship Class1677 Programme - 2nd RatesB065
ConstructorJ BattB065
CategorySecond RateB065
Ship TypeShip of the Line B065
Sailing RigShip RiggedB065
Broken Up to Rebuild1708B065
BecomesBritish Second Rate ship of the line 'Ossory' (1711) (90)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentB065
Length of Gundeck161' 0"Imperial Feet49.0728 
Length of Keel139' 7"Imperial Feet42.3718 
Breadth44' 6"Imperial Feet13.4493 
Depth in Hold18' 2"Imperial Feet5.4928 
Burthen1,415Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentTRN2
Length of Keel139' 7"Imperial Feet42.3718 
Breadth44' 6"Imperial Feet13.4493 
Depth in Hold18' 2"Imperial Feet5.4928 
Draught Aft20' 0"Imperial Feet6.096 
Burthen1,395Imperial Feet0.0619 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck161' 0"Imperial Feet49.0728 
Length of Keel124' 1"Imperial Feet37.7963 
Breadth44' 6"Imperial Feet13.4493 
Depth in Hold18' 2"Imperial Feet5.4928 
Draught Aft20' 0"Imperial Feet6.096 
Burthen1,307 094Tons BM 

Armament


1682Broadside 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

1685Broadside Weight = 724 Imperial Pound ( 328.3349 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck22 British Demi-Cannon
Lower Gun Deck4 British Culverin
Middle Gun Deck26 British Culverin
Upper Gun Deck26 British Saker
Quarterdeck10 British Saker
Roundhouse2 British 3-Pounder

1694Broadside Weight = 724 Imperial Pound ( 328.3349 kg)B065
Gun Deck22 British Demi-Cannon
Gun Deck30 British Culverin
Gun Deck36 British Saker
Gun Deck2 British 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
12.1688660EstablishmentTRN2

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
8.7.1690 - 29.10.1692CaptainJohn Tyrrel (d.1692)B05129.10.1692 - 23.5.1693CaptainChristopher Billop (1650-1725)BWAS-160323.5.1693 - 7.1693CaptainGeorge Mees (d.1697)BWAS-16037.1693 - 17.10.1697CaptainJohn Leake (1656-1720)BWAS-1603

9 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
26.12.1695 - 11.10.1696First LieutenantSackville Webb ADM 6/3/106ADM 6/326.12.1695 - 11.10.1696Second LieutenantRalph Eaglesfield ADM 6/3/106ADM 6/326.12.1695 - 11.10.1696Third LieutenantFrancis Nelly (d.1709) ADM 6/3/106ADM 6/326.12.1695 - 11.10.1696Fourth LieutenantJohn Haddock (c.1666-?) ADM 6/3/106ADM 6/326.12.1695 - 11.10.1696Fifth LieutenantMoses Moyse ADM 6/3/106ADM 6/312.10.1696 - 17.10.1697First LieutenantRalph Eaglesfield ADM 6/4/34ADM 6/412.10.1696 - 17.10.1697Second LieutenantFrancis Nelly (d.1709) ADM 6/4/34ADM 6/412.10.1696 - 4.12.1696Third LieutenantJohn Haddock (c.1666-?) ADM 6/4/34ADM 6/412.10.1696 - 17.10.1697Fourth LieutenantMoses Moyse ADM 6/4/34ADM 6/4

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1690 - 23.3.1689/90CarpenterJohn Barnettref:943

8 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
1691 - 2.12.1692MidshipmanIsaac Cooke (c.1668-1712) ADM 107/1/17ADM 107/127.11.1691 - 27.3.1692MidshipmanJohn Haddock (c.1666-?) ADM 107/1/30ADM 107/112.1691 - 11.12.1693MidshipmanWilliam Houlding (c.1672-1731) ADM 107/1/46ADM 107/117.12.1691 - 9.12.1692MidshipmanSamuel Gillam (c.1663-?) ADM 107/1/19ADM 107/127.3.1692 - 31.1.1692/93Master's MateJohn Haddock (c.1666-?) ADM 107/1/20ADM 107/113.4.1692 - 10.12.1692MidshipmanWilliam Blithman (c.1672-?) ADM 107/1/27ADM 107/120.9.1692 - 10.1.1692/93Master's MateSamuel Oates (c.1645-?) ADM 107/1/32ADM 107/114.5.1693 - 9.8.1693MidshipmanPhilip Simpkins (c.1668-?) ADM 107/1/69ADM 107/1

2 Crewmen


DatesRatingNameSource
20.9.1690 - 29.12.1692VolunteerGeorge Saunders (c.1671-1734) ADM 107/1/22ADM 107/19.3.1691/92 - 21.10.1692Able SeamanHewett Holloway (c.1671-?) ADM 107/1/16ADM 107/1

Service History


DateEventSource
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
5.10.1697Paid off into ordinaryBWAS-1603


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
B065The Ship of the Line Vol IBrian LaveryBook
TRN2The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
B051Biographia Navalis - Volume IJohn CharnockDigital Book
ADM 6/3ADM 6/3 Commission and Warrant Book 1694/5 Jan.-1696 25 May Archive
ADM 6/4ADM 6/4 Commission and Warrent Book 1696 25 May-1698 20 Jan. Archive
ref:943Journals of the House of Commons: volume 15: 1705-1708 Book
ADM 107/1ADM 107/1 1691-1703 Lieutenants' passing certificates. Archive
 

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Posted by TopNard on Sunday 2nd of October 2016 11:43

Stats about 1694 are wrong

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