HMS Victory

HMS Victory 104 gun first rate ship of the line     Ordered- 1758 Laid Down-1759 Launched-1765 Commissioned- 1778 Displacement- 3,500 tonnes Length- 227 ft 6 inches Propulsion- 6,510sq yards of Sail Max speed- 11 knots (20km/h) Crew- 850 Current Status- Active   In 1758 the British Government placed an order for 12 new ships. ThisContinue reading “HMS Victory”