HMS Royal Adelaide (1828)
|Name:||HMS Royal Adelaide|
|Ordered:||6 January 1812|
|Laid down:||May 1819|
|Launched:||28 July 1828|
|General characteristics |
|Class and type:||Princess Charlotte-class ship of the line|
|Tons burthen:||2446 bm|
|Length:||197 ft 7 in (60.22 m) (gundeck)|
|Beam:||52 ft 10 in (16.10 m)|
|Depth of hold:||22 ft 6 in (6.86 m)|
|Sail plan:||Full rigged ship|
When first ordered in 1812 she was intended to be a second rate of 98 guns, but in the general reclassifications of 1817 she was reclassed as a first rate.
She was converted to serve as a depot ship in 1860, and was eventually sold out of the navy in 1905.
- Lavery, Ships of the Line vol.1, p187.
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