HMS Prometheus (1807)  (1st)
Fireship 18-gun

This the first ship to carry the name HMS Prometheus was an 18-gun, fireship.

Built by Thomson of Southampton, launched 27-Mar-1807, 109ft 6in long, 30ft wide and of 432 tons builders measurement.

Used for harbour service from May-1819.

Renamed HMS Veteran 02-May-1839.

Broken up Aug-1852.

Won the Battle Honour: Algiers 1816.


Other HMS Prometheus
- 1st  HMS Prometheus
- 2nd HMS Prometheus
- 3rd HMS Prometheus

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This page last edited - 30 January, 2013.

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