HMS Scorpion (1746)

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Name: HMS Scorpion
Builder: Wyatt and Major, Bucklers Hard
Launched: 8 July 1746
Fate: Foundered in the Irish Sea in September 1762
General characteristics
Class and type: sloop
Tons burthen: 276 long tons (280.4 t)
Length: 91 ft (27.7 m)
Beam: 26.5 ft (8.1 m)
Propulsion: Sails
Armament: 14 guns of various weights of shot

HMS Scorpion was a 14-gun sloop of the Royal Navy, built by Wyatt and Major at Bucklers Hard on the Beaulieu River in Hampshire, England and launched on 8 July 1746.

She foundered in the Irish Sea in September 1762.