HMS Illustrious (1803)
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|Ordered:||4 February 1800|
|Launched:||3 September 1803|
|Fate:||Broken up, 1868|
|General characteristics |
|Class and type:||Fame-class ship of the line|
|Tons burthen:||1746 tons (1774 tonnes)|
|Length:||175 ft (53 m) (gundeck)|
|Beam:||47 ft 6 in (14.48 m)|
|Depth of hold:||20 ft 6 in (6.25 m)|
|Sail plan:||Full rigged ship|
Illustrious served as a gunnery ship from 1854, and was broken up in 1868.
- Lavery, Ships of the Line vol.1, p185.
- 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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