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HBMS Devonshire (1704)

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Devonshire, 80 Guns



Nationality British
Previously Devonshire
Launched 1704/00/00 B065
Shipyard Woolwich DY B065
Master Shipbuilder Robert Lee B065
Rate Third Rate
Type Ship of the Line
Out Service 1710/10/10 B065
Fate Sunk in Action B065


B065   Type Metric
Length of Gundeck 156' 0" Imperial Feet 47.55
Breadth 42' 11/2" Imperial Feet 12.83
Depth in Hold 17' 0" Imperial Feet 5.18
Burthen 1,220 Tons BM  


Total Guns 80


Crew Complement
Date Men Notes Source
No Details Known


Flag Officers
Date From Date to Rank/Position Name Source
1706/08 1707/04 Rear-Admiral of the Blue John Jennings B029
Date From Date to Rank/Position Name Source
1706/08 1707/10/10 Post Captain John Watkins B029


Service Record
Date Notes Source
1707/10/09 Sailed from Plymouth as part of a convoy escort bound for Lisbon B029


Fleet Title Commander Date From Date To Source
No Fleets Listed


Actions & Battles
Date Source
1707/10/10 Battle of the Lizard  


Notes on Ship
No Notes Entered


Id Link or Description Author
B065 The Ship of the Line Vol I Brian Lavery
B029 The Royal Navy Vol II William Laid Clowes

Last Updated :2009/02/26 at 23:21:40 by Cy

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