HMS Jersey (1698)
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For other ships of the same name, see HMS Jersey.
|Career (Great Britain)|
|Builder:||Moore & Nye, East Cowes|
|Launched:||24 November 1698|
|General characteristics |
|Class & type:||50-gun fourth rate ship of the line|
|Tons burthen:||677 long tons (687.9 t)|
|Length:||132 ft 1 in (40.3 m) (gundeck)|
|Beam:||34 ft 2 in (10.4 m)|
|Depth of hold:||13 ft 8 in (4.2 m)|
|Sail plan:||Full rigged ship|
|Armament:||50 guns of various weights of shot|
She was converted to serve as a hulk in 1731, and was sunk in 1763.
- Lavery, Ships of the Line vol.1, p164.
- 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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