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HMS Hunter (1756)  (8th)
Sloop 10-gun

    
This the eighth ship to carry the name HMS Hunter was a 10-gun, sloop.

Built by Wells & Stanton of Deptford, launched 28-Feb-1756, 89ft long, 24ft 6in wide and of 238 tons builders measurement.

Captured by an American privateer 23-Nov-1775, off Boston, then recaptured by Greyhound.

Sold 27-Dec-1789 at New York as unfit.

Won the Battle Honours: Louisburg 1758 and Quebec 1759.

 

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This page last edited - 22 March, 2013.

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