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English 60-70 guns 1700-1787 (third & fourth rates)
(not included converted ships and prize ships)(RB= Rebuilt, GR= Great repair)
Sources :  Rif Winfield “British Warships in Age of Sail 1603-1714 & 1714-1792”.

Ship name

Built

Launched

Fate

Guns

Gun deck (ft. )

Keel
(ft.)

Beam
(ft.)

Depth
(ft. )

Tons
(bm.)

Essex (RB)

Rothenhithe

1700

Great repair 1711-14.
BU Completed 1736 to RB.

70

150-4

124

40-7,5

16-6

1090

Grafton (RB)

Rotherhithe

1700

Taken by French 1707.
Draught 15-8/19 f

70

150-8,5
145f

124-5
113
-3f

40-10
38f

16-8
17f

1103

Monmouth (RB)

Woolwich

1700

Broken up for rebuilding 1716.

66

147-9

123

38

16

944

Berwick/Barwick
(RB)

Deptford

1700

Hulked 1715, broken up 1742.

70

150-9

125-3

40-5,5

16-10

1090

Hampton Court (RB)

Blackwall

1701

Taken by French 1707.
Draught 18-4/18-8 f

70

150-6
145-6f

123-10
113-10f

40-4,5
38-4f

16-11
15f

1073

Lennox (RB)

Deptford

1701

BU 1721 for RB.

70

152-7,5

126-1,5

40-3,5

17-1

1089

Monck (RB)

Rotherhithe

1701

Reduced to a 50-gun ship 1719.
Wrecked 1720.

64/50

137-6,5

114-3

36-5,5

14-5,25

807

Edgar (RB)

Portsmouth

1702

Rebuilt 1708.

70

153-6

124-4

39-9

15-6

1044

Northumberland

Chatham

1702

Wrecked 1703 in Great storm.
No survivors (220 died)

70

152

126-8

40-4

17-3

1096

Restoration (RB)

Portsmouth

1702

Wrecked 1703 in Great storm.
391 men lost.

70

150-9

122-9

40

17

1044

Nottingham

Deptford

1703

BU 1716 and some remains sent to RB.

64

145-9,25

120-4

38

15-11

924

Rupert (RB)

Plymouth

1703

Great repair 1715-16, and
reduced to 60 gun fourth rate.
BU 1738.

66/60

143-4

119

38-4

15-2

930

Warspite (RB) /
Edinburgh (1716)

Rotherhithe

1703

BU 1721 to RB.

66

147-7

120-6

38-6,5

15-8

952

Dunkirk (RB)

Blackwall

1704

BU 1729 and some remains sent to RB.

64

141-6

116-6

38-3

15-7

906

Elizabeth (RB)

Portsmouth

1704

Taken by French 1704.
Draught 19/19-6 f

70

153-3
147f

126-2
112-7f

41-5,5
38f

17-1,5
16-6f

1152

Mary/
Princess Mary (1728)

Chatham

1704

Great repair 1717-18.
BU 1736-37.

64

145

122-3

37-6

15-8

914

Northumberland

Deptford

1705

BU 1718-19 to RB.

70

150-8

123-8

41

17-6

1105

Plymouth (RB)

Blackwall

1705

Foundered 1705.

64

140-5

115-3

38-3

15-7

896

Resolution

Woolwich

1705

Burnt to avoid capture 1707.

70

150-10

123-10

40-11

17-1

1102

Stirling Castle

Chatham

1705

BU 1720 and remains sent to RB.

70

151

125-6

41

17-6

1122

Dreadnought (RB)

Blackwall

1706

Great repair 1721-23.

64

142-10

118

38-1

15-9

910

Elizabeth

Woolwich

1706

Rebuilt 1718-20.

70

150-6

124-4

40-11,75

17-4

1110

Restoration

Deptford

1706

Wrecked 1711.

70

151

123-9

41

17-6

1106

York

Plymouth

1706

RB or Great repair 1733.

64

146-6

122

39

16

987

Defiance (RB)

Deptford

1707

Large repair and
reduced to 60 gun fourth rate 1716.
(143-3 x 120-4 x 38-6 x 15-9)
BU 1749.

66/60

146-3,5

120-4

38-6

15-9,5

948

Nassau

Porstmouth

1707

BU 1736 to RB.

70

150-6

123-6

41

17-4

1104

Captain

Portsmouth

1708

BU 1720 to RB 1720-22.

70

150-6

124-2

41-2,5

17-4

1121

Plymouth

Plymouth

1708

BU 1720 to RB.

64

144

119

38-2

15-8

922

Resolution

Deptford

1708

Wrecked in Gale 1711.

70

150-1

123-7

41-3

17-4

1118

Edgar (RB)

Rotherhithe

1709

Blown up by accident 1711.
Several hundreds killed.

70

149-8

122-4

41-6

17-4

1120

Gloucester

Rotherhithe

1709

Taken by French 1709.

64

143-8
140f

118-7,5

38-3
34-9f

15-8,5
15f

923

Grafton

Limehouse

1709

BU 1722 and remains send to RB.

70

150-1,5

122

41-1,5

17-4

1095

Hampton Court

Rotherhithe

1709

Great repair 1720-21.
BU 1741 to RB.

70

150-8,5

124-1

41-6

17-4

1136

Lion

Chatham

1709

Great repair 1718-19.
West Indies duty 1721-28.
BU by 1735 and remains sent RB.

64

144

119

38

15-8

914

Yarmouth (RB)

Deptford

1709

Hulked 1740.
Sold or BU 1769.

70

150

123-4

41-1,75

17-4

1110

Rippon

Deptford

1712

Great repair 1721-22.
BU 1729 and remains sent RB.

64

144-2,5

118-10

38-3

15-8,5

924

Orford

Limehouse

1713

Great repair 1720-22.
Great repair 1737-39.
Wrecked 1745.

70

151-1,5

121-2

41-3,5

17-5

1098

Royal Oak (RB)

Woolwich

1713

BU 1736-37 and remains send to RB.

70

150

121-6

41-4,5

17-4

1106

Expedition (RB)

Portsmouth

1714

BU completed 1736.

70

150-6

124-3

41

17-4

1110

Montagu (RB)

Portsmouth

1716

Great repair 1739-40.
BU completed 1749.

60

144-3

119

38-1,5

15-8

920

Medway (RB)

Deptford

1718

Receiving ship 1740.
BU 1749.

60

144

119

38

15-8

914

Monmouth

Portsmouth

1718

BU 1744 and RB.

70

150

122-2

41-5

17-1

1114

Revenge

Woolwich

1718

BU 1740.

70

150

123-6

41

17-4

1104

Suffolk (GR)

Chatham

1718

BU 1736 to RB.

70

151-4

125-3

41-2

17-4

1129

Elizabeth (GR)

Woolwich

1719

BU 1732 to RB.

70

150-6

125-6

40-8

17-2

1103

Kingston (RB)

Portsmouth

1719

BU 1736 to RB.
Draught 10-5/15-11.

60

144-2

118-10

38-1,5

15-5,5

918

Nottingham (RB)

Deptford

1719

BU completed 1739.

60

144-6

118-9

38-4

15-11

928

Edinburgh (RB)

Chatham

1721

BU 1741 to rebuilt 64 gun ship.

70

151

123-2

41-4

17

1119

Northumberland (RB)

Woolwich

1721

BU 1739 to rebuilt 64 gun ship.

70

150-10

122-8

41-8

17-5,5

1132

Captain (RB)

Portsmouth

1722

BU completed 1762.

70

151

124-2

41-6,5

17-5,5

1131

Burford

Deptford

1722

BU completed 1752.

70

151

123-2

41-10

17-4

1146

Canterbury

Portsmouth

1722

BU 1741 to RB.

60

144-1

117-7

39-3

16-4

963

Plymouth

Chatham

1722

BU completed 1764.

60

144-7

118

39

16-5

954

Berwick

Deptford

1723

BU 1783.

70

151

123-2

41-10

17-4

1146

Dreadnought (GR)

Portsmouth

1723

Receiving ship 1742.
BU 1748.

60

144

118-2

38-6

16

931

Stirling Castle (RB)

Woolwich

1723

BU completed 1771.

70

151-1

123-3

41-8

17-4

1138

Lenox (RB)

Chatham

1723

Great repair 1743-44.
Sunk as a breakwater 1756.

70

151

123-2

41-6

17-4

1128

Kent (RB)

Woolwich

1724

BU completed 1744.

70

151

122-10

41-7

17-4

1129

Sunderland

Chatham

1724

BU 1742 and remains shipped to RB.

60

144

117-7

39

16-5

951

Grafton (RB)

Woolwich

1725

BU completed 1744.

70

150-10

122-8

41-8

17-4

1132

Windsor (RB)

Deptford

1729

BU 1742 to RB.

60

144

117-7

39

16-5

951

Ipswich (RB)

Portsmouth

1730

Reduced to 64 guns and fitted 1755.
Hulked 1757.
BU c.1764.(Gibraltar)

70/64

151

123-2

41-9

17-4

1141

Buckingham

Deptford

1731

BU 1745.

70

151

123-2

41-6

17-4

1128

Deptford

Deptford

1732

Great repair and refitted as a 50 gun
ship 1751-52.
Sold 1767.

60/50

144

117-7

39

16-5

951

Shallow /
Princess Louisa (1738)

Plymouth

1732

BU completed 1743.
Draught 9-3/14-3.

60

144

117

39

16-5

951
(946)

Centurion/
Eagle (1744) /
Centurion (1745)

Portsmouth

1733

Repair and reduced to 50 gun ship
1744-46. BU copleted 1769.

60/50

144-1

117-5

40-1,5

16-5

1005

Pembroke

Woolwich

1733

Great repair 1744-45.
Capsized, but re-floated and repaired
in 1745.
Wrecked in a hurricane 1749.
(c.318 lost and there was 12 survivors).

60

144-2

117-8

39-1

16-5

956

Tilbury

Chatham

1733

Burnt by accident 1742 (San Domingo).

60

144-2

118

39-2

16-5

962

Warwick

Plymouth

1733

Taken by French 1756.
Retaken 1761 and BU.

60

144

117

39

16-5

951
(946)

Dunkirk

Portsmouth

1734

BU completed 1749.

60

144

117-7

39-3

16-4

963

Prince of Orange

Deptford

1734

Ex Bredah, renamed 1734.
Great repair 1742-43.
Went ashore in 1744 but salved.
Middling repair and reduced to fourth rate and 60 guns 1747-48.
Hulked 1771-72.
Sold 1810.

70/60

151

123-2

41-6

17-4

1128

Rippon

Woolwich

1735

Middling repair and reduced to 54 gun
1745-47. BU 1751

60/54

145-3

118-6

40-3

16-5

1021

Strafford

Chatham

1735

Unseaworthy 1755.
Sunk as a breakwater 1756.
Draught 9-11/15.

60

144

116-6

41-6

16-11

1067

Worcester

Portsmouth

1735

Great or middling repair 1743.
BU completed 1765.

60

144

116-4

41-5

16-11

1061

Augusta

Deptford

1736

BU completed 1765.

60

144

116-7

41-5

16-11

1067

Dragon

Woolwich

1736

Unfit for service 1755.
Sunk as a breakwater 1757.
Draught 11/13-6.

60

144

116-7

41-6

16-11

1067

Jersey

Plymouth

1736

Great repair 1752-56.
Fitted as a 20-gun hospital ship 1775-76.
Prison ship 1780.
Abandoned at evacuation of New York 1783.
Draught 10-7/13-10.

60

144

116-4

41-5

16-11

1065

Superb

Woolwich

1736

Unseaworthy 1755.
BU completed 1757.
Draught 9-9/14.

60

144

116-7

41-6

16-11

1068

Weymouth

Plymouth

1736

Wrecked (Antigua)1745.

60

144

116-10

41-5

16-11

1065

Elizabeth

Chatham

1737

Reduced 64 guns after middling repair 1751-53.
West Indies 1757-64.
BU by 1766.

70/64

151

121-8

43-6

17-9

1224

Lion

Deptford

1738

Sold 1765.

60

144

116-7

41-5

17-2

1067

Suffolk

Woolwich

1739

BU 1765

70

151

122-1

43-5

17-9

1224

Kingston

Plymouth

1740

Sold to private adventurers 1762.
(they renamed her Lord Clive)
Burnt at Colonna Nova 1763.

60

144

116-7

41-5

16-11

1067

Nassau

Chatham

1740

Sold 1770.

70

151

121-9

43-6

17-9

1225

Prince Frederick

Deptford

1740

Great repair 1751-52.
Fitted temporary as lazarette 1764.
Sold 1784.

70

151

122-2

43-5

17-9

1224

Rupert

Sheerness

1740

Fitted as a hospital ship 1755.
BU 1769.

60

144

116-7

41-6

16-11

1070

Bedford

Portsmouth

1741

Sold 1787.

70

150-10,5

121-6

43-7,5

17-10

1229

Essex

Woolwich

1741

Wrecked in action 1759.

70

151

121-10

43-6

17-9

1226

Royal Oak

Plymouth

1741

BU 1763-64.

70

151

122-2,375

43-5

17-9

1225

Dreadnought

Deptford

1742

Great repair 1751-53.
Prison ship 1782.
Sold 1784.
Draught  ?/18-2.

60

144-1

118-7,125

41-7,5

16-11

1092

Medway

Rotherhithe

1742

Sunk as a Sheer hulk 1748, and left unfit for any service 1749.

60

144

119-10,75

41-6

16-11

1080

Monmouth

Deptford

1742

BU 1767.

70

151

122-2

43-5

17-9

1224

Princess Mary

Portsmouth

1742

Sold 1766.
Draught 11-1,5/14-6.

60

144

117-1

41-5

16-11

1068

Revenge

Deptford

1742

Church ship 1782.
Sold 1787.

70

151

124-6,125

43-7

17-9

1257

Stirling Castle

Chatham

1742

Great repair 1748-49.
Reduced then also 64 guns.
Stripped and scuttled 1762 in upper reaches of Havana harbour.

70/64

151

121-9

43-6

17-9

1225

Berwick

Deptford

1743

BU 1760.

70

151

125-9

43-9

17-9

1280

Captain

Woolwich

1743

Fitted as 30-gun store ship and renamed Buffalo in 1777.
Raised to 50-guns and fourth rate in 1778. BU 1783.

70/30/50

151

122

43-6,5

17-9

1230

Canterbury

Plymouth

1744

Hulk 1756.
BU 1770.

60

147

118-9

42

18-1

1117

Defiance

Deptford

1744

Sold 1766.

60

147-4,25

119-5,25

42-3,5

18-1,25

1136

Exeter

Plymouth

1744

Unfit for service 1755.
BU completed 1763.

60

144

116-7

41-6

16-11

1068

Princess Louisa

Limehouse

1744

BU completed 1766.

60

148

119-2,5

42-5,5

18-1,25

1143

Sunderland

Portsmouth

1744

Foundered at anchor in hurricane 1761.
376 drowned, and 17 survived.

60

147

119-9

42

18-1

1123

Eagle
(ex Centurion)

Harwich

1745

Renamed 1744.
Sold 1767.

60

147

119-9

42-1,5

18-2

1130

Nottingham

Sheerness

1745

Sunk as a breakwater 1773.

60

144

116-7

41-8

16-11

1076

Tilbury

Portsmouth

1745

Wrecked (Cape Breton) by hurricane 1757.
Most of the crew drowned.

60

147

119-9

42

18-1

1123

Windsor

Woolwich

1745

BU 1777.

60

152

126

42-4

17-10,5

1201

Anson

Bursledon

1747

Sold 1773.

60

150-2

122-8,5

42-10

18-5,25

1197

Saint Albans

Deptford

1747

Sold 1765.

60

149-10

121-4,125

43-3

18-6

1207

Tiger

Rotherhithe

1747

Made a hulk 1761.
Sold 1765.

60

150-9

123-3,125

43-1,25

18-6

1218

Somerset

Chatham

1748

Wrecked 1778 (21 died).

68

160

131-4

45-4

19-4

1435

Vanguard

Philemon

1748

Sold 1774.

68

160

130-9,5

45-2

19-4

1419

Lancaster

Woolwich

1749

Orginally laid down as a 80-gun ship but re-ordered as a 66-gun ship.

66

161

130-10

46-1

19-4

1477

Orford

Woolwich

1749

Great repair completed 1767.
Hospital ship 1777.
Sunk as abreakwater 1783.

68

160-2

131-4

45

19-4

1414

Grafton

Portsmouth

1750

Sold 1767.

68

160

131-4

45

19-4

1414

Northumberland

Plymouth

1750

Fitted as 30-gun store ship and renamed Leviathan in 1777.
Foundered 1780.

68/30

160

131-4

45

19-4

1414

Swiftsure

Deptford

1750

Sold 1773.

68

160

131-4

45-2,25

19-4

1426

Buckingham

Deptford

1751

Fitted as 30-gun store ship and renamed Grampus in 1777.
Foudered 1779 (due to leaks).

68/30

160

131-4

45-4

19-4

1435

Weymouth

Plymouth

1752

BU completed 1772.

60

150-0,5

122-8,5

42-10

18-6

1197

Chichester

Portsmouth

1753

Hulked 1779.
Receiving ship 1783.
BU 1803.

68

160

131-6,5

44-9

19-6

1401

York

Plymouth

1753

BU 1772.

60

150-2

123-0,5

42-10,5

18-6

1203

Dunkirk

Woolwich

1754

Fitted as a receiving ship 1778.
Deleted from list 1785.
Sold 1792.

60

153-2

127

42-9,5

18-9

1236

Medway /
Arundel (1802)

Deptford

1755

Great repair 1770-72.
Fitted as a receiving ship 1789.
BU 1811.
Draught 10/16-3.

60

149-4

123-0,5

42-10,75

18-6

1204

Achilles

Harwich

1757

Hulk 1782.
Sold to BU 1784.
Draught 10-2/17-3.

60

153-10

127-6

42-8

18-9

1234

America

Rotherhithe

1757

BU 1771.

60

154

127-5,25

42-11

18-9

1248

Montagu

Sheerness

1757

Sunk as a breakwater 1774.

60

157

129-10

42

18-9

1218

Pembroke

Plymouth

1757

Large repair and reduced to 50 guns 1766-68.
Fitted as a hulk 1776.
BU 1793.

60/50

156

128-7

42-3,25

18

1222

Edgar

Rotherhithe

1758

Converted to breakwater 1774.
BU 1775.

60

154-6

127

43-10

18-5

1297

Panther

Chatham

1758

Great repair 1765-68.
Fitted as a hulk 1788.
Prison ship 1807.
BU 1813.
Draught 11-7/16-8,5.

60

154

127

43-7,5

18-4,5

1285

Rippon

Woolwich

1758

Fitted receiving ship 1787-88.
BU 1808.
Draught 11-6/16-6,5.

60

155-5

129-4

42-6

18-7

1242

Firm

Blackwall

1759