HMS Crown (1782)
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For other ships with the same name, see HMS Crown.
|Builder:||Perry, Blackwall Yard|
|Laid down:||September 1779|
|Launched:||15 March 1782|
|Fate:||Broken up, 1816|
|General characteristics |
|Class and type:||Crown-class ship of the line|
|Tons burthen:||1405 8⁄94 (bm)|
|Length:||160 ft 5 in (48.90 m) (gundeck)|
|Beam:||44 ft 10 in (13.67 m)|
|Depth of hold:||19 ft 3.5 in (5.880 m)|
|Sail plan:||Full rigged ship|
She was converted to serve as a prison ship in 1798, and was broken up in 1816.
- Lavery, Ships of the Line vol. 1, p. 181.
- 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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