English ship Fairfax (1650)
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For other ships of the same name, see HMS Fairfax.
|Builder:||Peter Pett I, Deptford|
|Fate:||Accidentally burnt, 1653|
|General characteristics |
|Class and type:||Speaker-class frigate|
|Tons burthen:||743 long tons (754.9 t)|
|Length:||116 ft (35.4 m) (keel)|
|Beam:||34 ft 9 in (10.6 m)|
|Depth of hold:||14 ft 4 in (4.4 m)|
|Sail plan:||Full-rigged ship|
|Armament:||52 guns of various weights of shot|
She was destroyed in an accidental fire in 1653.
- Lavery, Ships of the Line vol.1, p159.
- Lavery, Brian (2003) The Ship of the Line - Volume 1: The development of the battlefleet 1650-1850. Conway Maritime Press. ISBN 0-85177-252-8.
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