HMS Cambridge (1666)

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Career (England) Royal Navy Ensign
Name: HMS Cambridge
Builder: Jonas Shish, Deptford Dockyard
Launched: 1666
Fate: Wrecked, 1694
General characteristics [1]
Class and type: 70-gun third rate ship of the line
Tons burthen: 881
Length: 121 ft (37 m) (keel)
Beam: 37 ft 10 in (11.53 m)
Depth of hold: 16 ft 4 in (4.98 m)
Propulsion: Sails
Sail plan: Full rigged ship
Armament: 70 guns of various weights of shot

HMS Cambridge was a 70-gun third rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy, launched in 1666 at Deptford Dockyard.[1]

Cambridge was wrecked in 1694.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Lavery, Ships of the Line, vol. 1, p. 161.


  • 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.