Neptune (ship)

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Neptune, may refer to a number of sailing ships named for Neptune the god of freshwater and the sea in Roman mythology:

  • Neptune, a 809-ton (bm) merchantman built in 1779, that was part of the Second Fleet
  • Neptune, a 477-ton (bm) merchantman built in 1783.
  • Neptune, a 1468-ton (bm) [{East Indiaman]] that made eight voyages for the British East India Company (EIC)
  • Neptune, a 477-ton (bm) merchantman built in 1810.
  • Neptune, a 644-ton (bm) merchantman built in 1815 that made one voyage for the EIC, and later two voyages transporting convicts to Van Diemen's Land.
  • Neptune, a 499-ton (bm) merchantman built in 1836.

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