HMS Duchess (1679) (2nd)
This the second ship to carry the name HMS Duchess was a second
rate, three deck, 90/82-gun ship-of-the-line. (Also known as the Dutchesse.)
Built at Deptford Dockyard in 1679, 163ft long, 45ft wide, and of 1,364 tons builders measurement.
She carried 90-guns in war at home waters or 82 guns in peace or war overseas.
Renamed Princess Anne 31-Dec-1701.
Renamed Windsor Castle 17-Mar-1702.
Renamed Blenheim 18-Dec-1706.
Broken up Aug-1763.
Won the Battle Honour: Barfleur 1692.
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29 October, 2012.
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