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HMS Irresistible (1782)  (1st)
3rd Rate 74-gun

    
This the first ship to carry the name HMS Irresistible was a third rate, 74-gun, ship-of-the-line.

Built by Barnard of Harwich, launched 06-Dec-1782 168ft long, 47ft wide and of 1,643 tons builders measurement.

Broken up Sep-1806.

Won the Battle Honours: Martinique 1794, Groix Island 1795 and St. Vincent 1797.

 

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This page last edited - 07 November, 2012.

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