Nominal Guns70B028
NationalityKingdom of England
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyBritish Third Rate ship of the line 'Elizabeth' (1679) (70)
First Commissioned1704B028
ShipyardDeptford Green - Deptford - Barnards' Thames Yards B028
Ship Class1677 Programme - 3rd RatesB028
Constructor Thomas PoddBWAS-1603
CategoryThird RateB028
Ship TypeShip of the Line B028
Sailing RigShip RiggedB028
BecomesFrench Third Rate ship of the line 'L'Elisabeth' (1704) (72)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck153' 3"Imperial Feet46.6358 
Length of Keel126' 2"Imperial Feet38.4068 
Breadth41' 5 ½"Imperial Feet12.5095 
Depth in Hold17' 1 ½"Imperial Feet5.1943 
Burthen1,153 4594Tons BM 

1 Ship Commander

17.8.1704 - 12.11.1704Captain William Cross (d.1746) ADM 6/8/89B051

3 Commissioned Officers

17.8.1704 - 12.11.1704First Lieutenant William Weighman (c.1666-?) ADM 6/8/89ADM 6/817.8.1704 - 12.11.1704Second Lieutenant John Crosse (d.1752) ADM 6/8/89ADM 6/1417.8.1704 - 12.11.1704Third Lieutenant Digby Dent (c.1680-1737) ADM 6/8/90ADM 6/8

Service History

23.11.1704Action of 1704-11-23


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