HMS Asia (1824)
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HMS Asia (centre) fighting against two Ottoman ships at the Battle of Navarino
|Ordered:||22 April 1819|
|Laid down:||January 1822|
|Launched:||19 January 1824|
|General characteristics |
|Class & type:||Canopus-class ship of the line|
|Tons burthen:||2289 bm|
|Length:||193 ft 10 in (59.08 m) (gundeck)|
|Beam:||52 ft 4.5 in (15.964 m)|
|Depth of hold:||22 ft 6 in (6.86 m)|
|Sail plan:||Full rigged ship|
In 1858 she was converted to serve as a guardship, and in 1908 she was sold out of the navy.
- Lavery, Ships of the Line, vol. 1, p. 190.
- 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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