HMS Levant (1758)

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For other ships of the same name, see HMS Levant.
Career (Great Britain) Royal Navy Ensign
Name: HMS Levant
Ordered: 6 May 1757
Builder: Henry Adams, Bucklers Hard
Laid down: June 1757
Launched: 6 July 1758
Completed: 16 June 1759 at Portsmouth Dockyard
Commissioned: October 1758
Fate: Taken to pieces at Deptford September 1780
General characteristics
Class & type: 28-gun Coventry-class sixth-rate frigate
Tons burthen: 595 3494 bm
Length: 118 ft 5 in (36.1 m) (gundeck)
97 ft 3.625 in (29.7 m) (keel)
Beam: 33 ft 11 in (10.3 m)
Depth of hold: 10 ft 6 in (3.20 m)
Sail plan: Full-rigged ship
Complement: 200 officers and men
Armament:

28 guns comprising:

  • Upperdeck: 24 × 9-pounder guns
  • Quarterdeck: 4 × 3-pounder guns
  • 12 × ½-pdr swivel guns

HMS Levant was a 28-gun Coventry-class sixth-rate frigate of the Royal Navy.

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