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HMS Kent (1679)  (2nd)
3rd Rate 70-gun 

    
This the second ship to carry the name HMS Kent was a third rate, 70-gun ship-of-the-line.

Built by Johnson of Blackwall, launched 1679, 151ft long, 40ft wide and of 1,040 tons builders measurement (bm).

Rebuilt at Rotherhithe 1699 with an increased tonnage of 1,064 tons bm.

Rebuilt again in 1724 as 1,130 tons bm.

Broken up 1744.

Won the Battle Honours: Barfleur 1692, Vigo 1702, Velez Malaga 1704 and Passero 1718.

 

Other HMS Kent
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- 2nd HMS Kent
- 3rd HMS Kent
- 4th HMS Kent
- 5th HMS Kent
- 6th HMS Kent
- 7th HMS Kent
- 8th HMS Kent
- 9th HMS Kent
- 10th HMS Kent
- 11th HMS Kent

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This page last edited - 28 October, 2012.

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