Dreadnought Class

NationalityGreat Britain
Nominal Guns98
Approved1788/03/20
Designer 
RateSecond Rate
TypeShip of the Line
Designed Crew738
Ships in Class3

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 928.00 Imperial Pound ( 420.85 kg)BWAS-1714
Lower Gun Deck28 x British 32-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck30 x British 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 x British 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck8 x British 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 x British 6-Pounder

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed     185' 0"152' 6 ⅝"51' 0"21' 0"2,110 5394
Neptune (98) 15.2.1790Deptford Dockyard - Deptford 28.1.179710.1818Broken Up184' 9 ½"152' 2 ¼"51' 2"21' 5 ½"2,119 2994
Temeraire (98) 9.12.1790Chatham Dockyard - Chatham 11.9.179816.8.1838Sold for Break Up185' 0"152' 3 ⅜"51' 2"21' 6"2,120 5894
Dreadnought (98) 17.1.1788Portsmouth Dockyard - Portsmouth 13.6.180131.3.1857Broken Up184' 11"152' 2 ¾"51' 2 ½"21' 6"2,123 2394

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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