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HMS Scorpion (1771)  (2nd)
Sloop 8-gun

    
This the second ship to carry the name HMS Scorpion was an 8-gun, fireship.

Originally the Borryan, bought Jan-1771, 94ft 6in long, 27ft wide and of 294 tons builders measurement. Renamed HMS Etna and converted to a fireship.

Renamed Scorpion 10-Aug-1771 and re-rated a sloop.

Sold 27-Dec-1789 in North America.

 

Other HMS Scorpion
- 1st  HMS Scorpion
- 2nd HMS Scorpion
- 3rd HMS Scorpion
- 4th HMS Scorpion
- 5th HMS Scorpion
- 6th HMS Scorpion
- 7th HMS Scorpion
- 8th HMS Scorpion
- 9th HMS Scorpion
- 10th HMS Scorpion
- 11th HMS Scorpion

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This page last edited - 14 April, 2013.

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