Elizabeth

7624
Nominal Guns70BWAS-1714
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
Ordered1717BWAS-1714
Acquired15.2.1718/19BWAS-1714
First Commissioned9.2.1719/20
ShipyardWoolwich Dockyard - Woolwich BWAS-1714
Ship Class1706 Establishment 70-Gunner
ConstructorJohn HaywardBWAS-1714
CategoryThird RateBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up to Rebuild29.11.1737BWAS-1714
BecomesBritish Third Rate ship of the line 'Elizabeth' (1737) (70)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck150' 6"Imperial Feet45.723 
Length of Keel125' 6"Imperial Feet38.1061 
Breadth40' 8"Imperial Feet12.3952 
Depth in Hold17' 2"Imperial Feet5.1889 
Burthen1,103 9294Tons BM 

Armament


1720Broadside Weight = 522 Imperial Pound ( 236.727 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck26 British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 British 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck14 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle4 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
4.1706440Design Complement

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
9.2.1719/20 - 7.11.1721CaptainRobert Thompson: on board from 13.2.1719/20 ADM 6/12/194BWAS-171422.4.1723 - 31.8.1727CaptainTudor Trevor (d.1739/40) ADM 6/13/54BWAS-1714

12 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
15.2.1719/20 - 19.3.1720/21First LieutenantRobert Booth (d.1740) ADM 6/12/195ADM 6/1215.2.1719/20 - 7.11.1721Second LieutenantWilliam Bridge (d.1744) ADM 6/12/195ADM 6/1215.2.1719/20 - 7.11.1721Third LieutenantCharles Campbell ADM 6/12/195ADM 6/124.4.1720 - 7.11.1721Fourth LieutenantGeorge Withers ADM 6/12/201ADM 6/1220.3.1720/21 - 7.11.1721First LieutenantJames Scott ADM 6/13/6ADM 6/1322.4.1723 - 1.1.1723/24First LieutenantHenry Robinson (d.c.1727) ADM 6/13/54ADM 6/1322.4.1723 - 23.1.1725/26Second LieutenantSir Roger Butler (d.1741) ADM 6/13/54ADM 6/133.1.1723/24 - 31.8.1727First LieutenantThomas Billop (d.1740) ADM 6/13/62ADM 6/1324.1.1725/26 - 31.8.1727Second LieutenantJohn Elliot (d.bef.1734) ADM 6/13/96ADM 6/1324.1.1725/26 - 31.8.1727Third LieutenantSir Roger Butler (d.1741) ADM 6/13/96ADM 6/1324.1.1725/26 - 10.4.1727Fourth Lt. & Lt. at ArmsWilliam Henry Bruce (d.1742) ADM 6/13/96ADM 6/1311.4.1727 - 31.8.1727Fourth Lt. & Lt. at ArmsGiles Naish (d.c.1728) ADM 6/13/139ADM 6/13

Service History


DateEventSource
2.1720Commissioned for the BalticBWAS-1714
7.11.1721Paid offADM 51
4.1723In the BalticBWAS-1714
1724Guardship at BlackstakesBWAS-1714
1725Guardship at BlackstakesBWAS-1714
1726Sailed to the BalticBWAS-1714
31.8.1727

Paid off

BWAS-1714

Fleets
FromUntilFleetFleet CommanderSource
1721/04/131721/10/20British Baltic Fleet 1721Sir John Norris (1670-1749)

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/12ADM 6/12 Commission and Warrent Book 1714 14 Oct.-1721 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/13ADM 6/13 Commission and Warrent Book 1721 Feb.-1728 3 Oct. Archive
ADM 51ADM 51 1669-1853 Admiralty: Captains' Logs Archive
 

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