HMS Anson (1747)
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|Ordered:||6 August 1745|
|Launched:||10 October 1747|
|General characteristics |
|Class and type:||1745 Establishment 60-gun fourth rate ship of the line|
|Length:||150 ft (45.7 m) (gundeck)|
|Beam:||42 ft 8 in (13.0 m)|
|Depth of hold:||18 ft 6 in (5.6 m)|
|Sail plan:||Full rigged ship|
Anson served until 1773, when she was sold out of the navy.
- Lavery, Ships of the Line vol.1, p173.
- British History Online, Bursledon.
- 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.
- William Page (editor) (1908) 'Parishes: Bursledon', A History of the County of Hampshire: Volume 3 (1908), pp. 283-84. British History Online. Retrieved 29 June 2007.
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