HMS Reserve (1704)
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|Career (Great Britain)|
|Builder:||Harding, Deptford Dockyard|
|Launched:||18 March 1704|
|Renamed:||HMS Sutherland, 1716|
|Fate:||Broken up, 1754|
|Notes:||Hospital ship from 1741|
|General characteristics |
|Class & type:||50-gun fourth rate ship of the line|
|Tons burthen:||676 long tons (686.8 t)|
|Length:||130 ft (39.6 m) (gundeck)|
|Beam:||34 ft 5 1⁄2 in (10.5 m)|
|Depth of hold:||13 ft 6 1⁄2 in (4.1 m)|
|Sail plan:||Full rigged ship|
|Armament:||50 guns of various weights of shot|
Reserve was renamed HMS Sutherland in 1716, and converted to serve as a hospital ship in 1741. Sutherland was broken up in 1754.
- Lavery, Ships of the Line vol.1, p166.
- 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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