HMS Shrewsbury (1758)
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For other ships with the same name, see HMS Shrewsbury.
|Ordered:||31 October 1755|
|Builder:||Wells & Company, Deptford Dockyard|
|Laid down:||14 January 1756|
|Launched:||23 February 1758|
|Fate:||Scuttled off Jamaica, 1783|
|Class and type:||Dublin-class ship of the line|
|Tons burthen:||1594 31⁄94 bm|
|Beam:||47 ft 1 in (14.35 m)|
|Depth of hold:||19 ft 9 in (6.02 m)|
|Sail plan:||Full rigged ship|
- Winfield 2007, p. 58
- Ships of the Old Navy, Shrewsbury.
- Michael Phillips. Shrewsbury (74) (1758). Michael Phillips' Ships of the Old Navy. Retrieved 31 August 2008.
- Winfield, Rif (2007). British Warships in the Age of Sail, 1714 to 1792. London: Seaforth. ISBN 978-1844157006.
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