HMS Dreadnought (1742)
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|Career (Great Britain)|
|Ordered:||5 December 1740|
|Launched:||23 June 1742|
|General characteristics |
|Class and type:||1733 proposals 60-gun fourth rate ship of the line|
|Tons burthen:||1,093 long tons (1,110.5 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|
Dreadnought served until 1784, when she was sold out of the service.
- 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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