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Action of 1782-10-17

17th October 1782
Part of : The American War of Independence (1775/04/19 - 1784/01/14)
Previous action : Action of 1782-09-05 5.9.1782
Next action : Action of 18 October 1782 18.10.1782


Great Britain

Ship NameCommanderNotes
London (90) 1766-1811
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
James KempthorneBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1790-1805



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Posted by Steve lockhart on Thursday 14th of October 2021 12:52

The French ships were Le Scipion-74 and the frigate La Sybille-40. Source : British warships in the age of sail 1714-1792

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