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HMS Basilisk (1779)  (4th)
Fireship 14-gun

    
This the fourth ship to carry the name HMS Basilisk was a 14-gun, fireship.

Originally a 14-gun, sloop, HMS Grasshopper, bought 29-Dec-1776, 94ft long, 27ft wide and of 276 tons builders measurement.

Renamed HMS Basilisk 27-Aug-1779 and converted to a fireship.

Sold Apr-1783 at Plymouth.

 

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This page last edited - 12 April, 2013.

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