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HBMS Jersey (1698)

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Jersey, 54 Guns

Nationality British
Ordered 1695/12/24 B164
Launched 1698/11/24 B164
Shipyard East Cowes B028
Design Class 1694 Programme 54-Gun Fourth Rates (1693)
Constructor Joseph Nye B164
Rate Fourth Rate
Type Ship of the Line
Out Service 1763/05/27 B164
Fate Scuttled B164

B164   Type Metric
Length of Gundeck 132' 1" Imperial Feet 40.26
Length of Keel 109' 0" Imperial Feet 33.22
Breadth 34' 2" Imperial Feet 10.41
Depth in Hold 13' 8" Imperial Feet 4.17
Burthen 67677/94 Tons BM

1698/11/24 B164 Broadside Weight = 228
Lower Gun Deck 22 British 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck 22 British 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck 8 British 6-Pounder
Forecastle 2 British 6-Pounder

Crew Complement
Date Men Notes Source
1693/11 280 Design Complement  

Flag Officers
Date From Date to Rank/Position Name Source
1711 1711 Commodore James Littleton B164
Date From Date to Rank/Position Name Source
1701 1702/12/20 Post Captain Robert Stapleton B164
1702/12 1703/07/07 Commander George Rogers B164
1703/07/08 1703 Post Captain George Rogers B164
1705 1705 Post Captain William Passenger B164
1706 1707/01/19 Post Captain John Symonds B164
1707/01/20 1707/11/12 Commander Walter Pigot B164
1707/11/13 1708 Post Captain Walter Pigot B164
1708 1712 Post Captain Edward Vernon B164
1717 1717 Post Captain Thomas Smith B164
1721 1722 Post Captain William Davies B164

Service Record
Date Notes Source
1701 Off Dunkirk B164
1702/12 At New York B164
1703 Returned home B164
1705 Commissioned for the North Sea B164
1705/05/17 Sailed from Portsmouth as convoy to "about 30 sail of Merchant-men and Coasters" bound for the Downs BG
1706 Commissioned for the West Indies B164
1711/07/17 Present at the Action off Cartagena  
1715/08 Began Great Repair at Plymouth DY B164
1716/03 Completed Great Repair at a cost of £2,967.16.16d ,including a small repair which immediatly followed B164
1717 In the Baltic  
1721 Guardship at Plymouth  
1731/08 Re-classified as a Hulk of 0 guns  
1735/06 Began small repair at Plymouth DY B164
1735/07 Completed small repair at a cost of £881.0.0d B164
1763/05/27 Deliberately sunk at Plymouth instead of breaking up  
1763/06/02 Ordered to be broken up  

Fleet Title Commander Date From Date To Source
No Fleets Listed

Actions & Battles
Date Source
1711/07/17 Action off Cartagena

Notes on Ship
No Notes Entered

Id Link or Description Author
B164 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714 Rif Winfield
B028 Ships of the Royal Navy - Volume I J. J. Colledge
BG The London Gazette Official

Last Updated :2009/08/23 at 08:26:00 by Cy

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