HMS Colchester (1694)
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|Builder:||Johnson, Blackwall Yard|
|General characteristics |
|Class and type:||50-gun fourth rate ship of the line|
|Tons burthen:||696 long tons (707.2 t)|
|Length:||131 ft 4 in (40.0 m) (gundeck)|
|Beam:||34 ft 3 in (10.4 m)|
|Depth of hold:||13 ft 7 in (4.1 m)|
|Sail plan:||Full rigged ship|
|Armament:||50 guns of various weights of shot|
For other ships of the same name, see HMS Colchester.
HMS Colchester was a 50-gun fourth rate ship of the line of the English Royal Navy, launched at Blackwall Yard in 1694.
Colchester foundered in 1704.
- 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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