HMS St George (1622)
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For other ships with the same name, see HMS St George.
HMS St George at the Battle of Santa Cruz de Tenerife
|Name:||HMS St George|
|Fate:||Sunk as a blockship, 1697|
|General characteristics |
|Class and type:||42-gun Great ship|
|Tons burthen:||895 (Builder's Old Measurement)|
|Length:||110 ft (34 m) (keel)|
|Beam:||37 ft (11 m)|
|Depth of hold:||16 ft 6 in (5.03 m)|
|Sail plan:||Full rigged ship|
|Armament:||42 guns of various weights of shot|
HMS St George, sometimes written as HMS George, was a 42-gun great ship of the English Royal Navy, built by Andrew Burrell at Deptford and launched in 1622. By 1660 her armament had been increased to 56 guns.
- Lavery, Ships of the Line vol.1, p158.
- 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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