HMS Union (1756)
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For other ships with the same name, see HMS Union.
|Ordered:||12 July 1750|
|Launched:||25 September 1756|
|Fate:||Broken up, 1816|
|General characteristics |
|Class and type:||1750 amendments 90-gun second rate ship of the line|
|Length:||171 ft (52.1 m) (gundeck)|
|Beam:||48 ft 6 in (14.8 m)|
|Depth of hold:||20 ft 6 in (6.2 m)|
|Sail plan:||Full rigged ship|
HMS Union was a 90-gun second rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy, built at Chatham Dockyard to the draught specified by the 1745 Establishment as amended in 1750, and launched on 25 September 1756.
- 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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