Deptford

7601
Nominal Guns48B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyBritish Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Deptford' (1687) (50)
Ordered7.6.1699BWAS-1603
Acquired1700B028
ShipyardWoolwich Dockyard - Woolwich B028
ConstructorFisher Harding (d.1705)BWAS-1603
CategoryFourth RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
Broken Up to Rebuild21.3.1716/17B028

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck128' 4"Imperial Feet39.018 
Length of Keel106' 9"Imperial Feet32.3469 
Breadth34' 4"Imperial Feet10.3886 
Depth in Hold13' 5"Imperial Feet4.0047 
Burthen669 3194Tons BM 

Armament


1703Broadside Weight = 204 Imperial Pound ( 92.514 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck20 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 British 6-Pounder

7 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
26.2.1700/1 - 18.1.1702/3CaptainEdmund Loades (d.1707) ADM 6/6/62BWAS-160319.1.1702/3 - 21.9.1703CaptainJohn Worrell (d.1706)BWAS-160322.9.1703 - 11.7.1704CaptainJohn Wooden (d.1704) ADM 6/8/16ADM 6/812.7.1704 - 23.12.1708CaptainCharles Stukely (d.1720) ADM 6/8/85BWAS-160324.12.1708 - 17.3.1709/10CaptainCharles Stukely (d.1720) ADM 6/10/16ADM 6/1018.3.1709/10 - 23.6.1711CaptainSir Tancred Robinson (d.1754) ADM 6/11/34BWAS-160323.6.1711 - 24.11.1712CaptainRichard Rowzier (d.1745) ADM 6/11/145BWAS-1603

15 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
25.2.1700/1 - 26.2.1700/1First LieutenantJames Grainger ADM 6/6/60ADM 6/627.2.1700/1 - 25.2.1702/3First LieutenantHenry Franklin ADM 6/6/62ADM 6/628.2.1700/1 - 20.1.1702/3Second LieutenantJohn Hare ADM 6/6/64ADM 6/621.1.1702/3 - 25.2.1702/3Second LieutenantJohn Napier ADM 6/7/80ADM 6/726.2.1703 - 21.5.1704First LieutenantJohn NapierADM 6/726.2.1702/3 - 15.1.1703/4Second LieutenantAlexander Mowat ADM 6/7/96ADM 6/716.1.1703/4 - 21.5.1704Second LieutenantRobert Munford ADM 6/8/87
Commission confirmed 31.7.1704
ADM 6/8
22.5.1704 - 23.12.1708First LieutenantRobert Munford ADM 6/8/87
Commission confirmed 31.7.1704
ADM 6/8
22.5.1704 - 19.1.1706/7Second LieutenantJohn Wood (d.1725) ADM 6/8/88
Commission confirmed 31.7.1704
ADM 6/8
24.12.1708 - 21.12.1709First LieutenantThomas Whorwood (d.1745/46) ADM 6/10/16ADM 6/1024.12.1708 - 21.12.1709Second LieutenantThomas Davers (1689-1746) ADM 6/10/16ADM 6/1022.12.1709 - 10.5.1711First LieutenantThomas Davers (1689-1746) ADM 6/11/15ADM 6/1122.12.1709 - 24.11.1712Second LieutenantJohn Vincent ADM 6/11/15ADM 6/1111.5.1711 - 21.1.1711/12First LieutenantSamuel Braithwaite (d.1749) ADM 6/11/137ADM 6/1122.1.1711/12 - 24.11.1712First LieutenantEdward Bennett (d.1732) ADM 6/11/188ADM 6/11

Service History


DateEventSource
1703Sailed to GuineaBWAS-1603
1705In the ChannelBWAS-1603
1709In the ChannelBWAS-1603
1710Sailed to Virginia with a convoyBWAS-1603
1711In the Channel and North SeaBWAS-1603
24.11.1712Paid offADM 51
21.3.1716/17Docked at Plymouth to be broken up for rebuildingBWAS-1603

 

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