HMS Rodney (1809)
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For other ships of the same name, see HMS Rodney.
|Ordered:||28 May 1808|
|Laid down:||March 1808|
|Launched:||8 December 1809|
|General characteristics |
|Class & type:||Vengeur-class ship of the line|
|Tons burthen:||1754 tons (1782.1 tonnes)|
|Length:||176 ft (54 m) (gundeck)|
|Beam:||47 ft 6 in (14.48 m)|
|Depth of hold:||21 ft (6.4 m)|
|Sail plan:||Full rigged ship|
In 1827 she was reduced to a 50-gun ship, and in 1836 Rodney was sold out of the Navy.
- Lavery, Ships of the Line vol.1, p188.
- 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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