HMS Lyme (1654)  (1st)
Ship 52-gun

This the first ship to carry the name HMS Lyme was a 52-gun ship

Built at Portsmouth, launched 1654, 145ft long, 35ft wide and of 764 tons builders measurement (bm).

Renamed HMS Montagu 1660 and rated as a third rate, ship-of-the-line, of 836 tons bm.

Rebuilt at Chatham 1675, rebuilt at Woolwich 1698 as 905 tons bm.

Rebuilt at Portsmouth 1716 as 920 tons bm

Broken up Sep-1749.

Won the Battle Honour: Santa Cruz 1657.



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