English ship Defiance (1590)
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|General characteristics as built|
|Class and type:||46-gun galleon|
|Armament:||46 guns of various weights of shot|
|General characteristics after 1615 rebuild|
|Class and type:||40-gun great ship|
|Length:||97 ft (30 m) (keel)|
|Beam:||37 ft (11 m)|
|Depth of hold:||15 ft (4.6 m)|
|Sail plan:||Full-rigged ship|
|Armament:||40 guns of various weights of shot|
- The 'HMS' prefix was not used until the middle of the 18th century, but is sometimes applied retrospectively
- Lavery, Ships of the Line vol. 1, p. 158.
- Lavery, Ships of the Line vol. 1, p. 14.
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