HMS Dragon (1736)
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|Career (Great Britain)|
|Ordered:||19 October 1733|
|Launched:||11 September 1736|
|Fate:||Sunk as a breakwater, 1757|
|General characteristics |
|Class and type:||1733 proposals 60-gun fourth rate ship of the line|
|Tons burthen:||1,067 long tons (1,084.1 t)|
|Length:||144 ft (43.9 m) (gundeck)|
|Beam:||41 ft 5 in (12.6 m)|
|Depth of hold:||16 ft 11 in (5.2 m)|
|Sail plan:||Full rigged ship|
Dragon was sunk in 1757 to form part of a breakwater.
- Lavery, Ships of the Line, vol. 1, p. 171.
- 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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