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HBMS Dublin (1757)

Page history last edited by Cy 11 years, 5 months ago

Dublin, 74 Guns

Nationality British
Ordered 1755/08/26 B057
Laid Down 1755/11/18 B057
Named 1755/11/01 B057
Launched 1757/05/06 B057
Shipyard Deptford DY B057
Design Class Dublin Class (1755)
Master Shipbuilder Adam Hayes B057
Rate Third Rate
Type Ship of the Line
Out Service 1784/05/13 B057
Fate Broken Up B057

B057   Type Metric
Length of Gundeck 165' 6" Imperial Feet 50.44
Length of Keel 134' 4" Imperial Feet 40.94
Breadth 46' 9" Imperial Feet 14.25
Depth in Hold 19' 9" Imperial Feet 6.02
Draught Forward 12' 81/2" Imperial Feet 3.87
Draught Aft 18' 71/2" Imperial Feet 5.68
Burthen 1,56163/94 Tons BM

1757/05/06 B057 Broadside Weight = 781
Lower Gun Deck 28 British 32-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck 28 British 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck 14 British 9-Pounder
Forecastle 4 British 9-Pounder

Crew Complement
Date Men Notes Source
1755/08/26 550 Design Complement  

Flag Officers
Date From Date to Rank/Position Name Source
1759/01 1760/02 Rear-Admiral of the Blue Charles Holmes B057
1762/02 1763 Commodore James Douglas B057
1771/11 Unknown Vice-Admiral of the Blue George Edgcumbe B057
Date From Date to Rank/Position Name Source
1757/04 1759/01 Captain George Brydges Rodney B057
1759/01 1760/02 Captain William Goostrey B057
1760/02/18 1763/07 Captain Edward Gascoigne B057
1771/11 1773/07 Captain Paul Henry Ourry B057
1773/07 1774 Captain John Reynolds B057
1774 1775 Captain Thomas Fitzherbert B057
1779/10 1780/10 Captain Samuel Wallis B057

Service Record
Date Notes Source
1757/07/01 Completed at Deptford DY at a cost of £36,890.3.3d B057
1758/03/16 Sailed for North America B057
1758/03/21 Took the privateer Montmartelin North America  
1758/06 Present at The Seige of Louisburg  
1759/02/18 Sailed for North America B057
1759/09 At Quebec B057
1760/03/26 Sailed for the Leeward Islands B057
1760/08/01 Took the privateer La Charlottein the West Indies  
1760/08/23 Took the privateer L' Intrepidein the West Indies  
1761/06/08 At Dominica B057
1762/01/07 Present at Operations against Martinique  
1762/04 Sailed to Jamaica B057
1762/06/06 Present at Operations against Havanna  
1763/03 Paid off B057
1763/11/04 Surveyed B057
1765/10 Began large repair at Plymouth DY B057
1767/10 Completed large repair at a cost of £24,817.14.4d B057
1771/02 fitting at Plymouth DY at a cost of £5,005.9.9d ,as a guard ship B057
1771/11 Recommissioned B057
1776/02 fitting at Plymouth DY ,for ordinary B057
1779/10 Recommissioned B057
1779/10 Began fitting at Plymouth DY B057
1779/12 Completed fitting at a cost of £8,114.7.9d ,and coppered B057
1780/01/08 Attack on Caracas ships B057
1780/01/19 Relief of Gibraltar B057
1781/04/12 Relief of Gibraltar B057
1782 In the Downs B057
1782/10/20 Present at the Battle of Cape Spartel  
1783/02 fitting at Plymouth DY ,for ordinary B057
1784/05/13 Break up completed at Plymouth for £521.13.0d B057

Fleet Title Commander Date From Date To Source
Fleet for the relief of Gibraltar 1782 Admiral of the Blue Richard Howe 1782/09/00 1782/12/00

Actions & Battles
Date Source
1758/06 The Seige of Louisburg
1762/01/07 Operations against Martinique
1762/06/06 Operations against Havanna
1782/10/20 Battle of Cape Spartel

Notes on Ship
No Notes Entered

Id Link or Description Author
B057 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792 Rif Winfield

Last Updated :2009/11/17 at 12:01:31 by Cy

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