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HMS Gibraltar (1780)  (4th)
2nd Rate 80-gun

    
This the fourth ship to carry the name HMS Gibraltar was a second rate, 80-gun, ship-of-the-line.

Originally Spanish (Fenix), captured 16-Mar-1780, 179ft long, 53ft 6in wide and of 2,185 tons builders measurement.

Used as a powder hulk from Dec-1813.

Used as a Lazaretto, (an accommodation ship to quarantine men suffering from suspected or actual infectious disease), from Sep-1824.

Broken up Nov-1836.

Won the Battle Honours: First of June 1784, Egypt 1801 and Basque Roads 1809.

 

Other HMS Gibraltar
- 1st  HMS Gibraltar
- 2nd HMS Gibraltar
- 3rd HMS Gibraltar
- 4th HMS Gibraltar
- 5th HMS Gibraltar
- 6th HMS Gibraltar

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This page last edited - 10 November, 2012.

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