HMS Edgar (1758)
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|Career (Great Britain)|
|Ordered:||19 April 1756|
|Launched:||16 November 1758|
|Fate:||Sunk as a breakwater, 1774|
|General characteristics |
|Class and type:||Edgar-class ship of the line|
|Tons burthen:||1297 tons (1317.8 tonnes)|
|Length:||154 ft (47 m) (gundeck)|
|Beam:||43 ft 6 in (13.26 m)|
|Depth of hold:||18 ft 4 in (5.59 m)|
|Sail plan:||Full rigged ship|
She was sunk as a breakwater in 1774.
- Lavery, Ships of the Line vol.1, p177.
- 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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