HMS Stately (1784)
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|Ordered:||10 December 1778|
|Laid down:||25 May 1779|
|Launched:||27 December 1784|
|Fate:||Broken up, 1814|
|General characteristics |
|Class and type:||Ardent-class ship of the line|
|Tons burthen:||1388 tons (1410.3 tonnes)|
|Length:||160 ft (49 m) (gundeck)|
|Beam:||44 ft 4 in (13.51 m)|
|Depth of hold:||19 ft (5.8 m)|
|Sail plan:||Full rigged ship|
She was converted for use a troopship in 1799, but was reverted to a regular warship once war resumed after the end of the Treaty of Amiens.
Stately was broken up in 1814.
- Lavery, Ships of the Line vol.1, p181.
- 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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