HMS Severn (1747)
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For other ships with the same name, see HMS Severn.
|Ordered:||17 March 1746|
|Builder:||John Barnard, Harwich|
|Laid down:||April 1746|
|Launched:||10 July 1747|
|Fate:||Sold, Chatham Dockyard, 1759|
|General characteristics |
|Class and type:||1745 Establishment 50-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|
Severn served until 1759, when she was sold out of the navy.
- Lavery, Ships of the Line vol.1, p173.
- 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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