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HMS Vanguard (1787)  (5th)
3rd Rate 74-gun 

    
This the fifth vessel to carry the name HMS Vanguard was a third rate, 74-gun, ship-of-the-line.

Built at Deptford Dockyard, launched 03-Mar-1787, 168ft long, 47ft wide, and of 1,664 tons builders measurement.

Reduced to a prison ship Dec-1812.

Used as a powder hulk from Sep-1814.

Broken up at Portsmouth Sep-1821.

Won the Battle Honour: Nile 1798.

 

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

- Plans/Schematics
- Full Battle Honours

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This page last edited - 28 November, 2012.

Copyright Ian M King, except where otherwise indicated.