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HMS Fame (launched as Dragon, 1798)

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NameFame (launched as Dragon)Explanation
Type3rd rate   
Launched2 April 1798
HullWooden
PropulsionSail
Builders measure1815 tons
Displacement 
Guns74
Fate1850
Class 
Ships book
Note1824 h.s.
1842 = Fame, hulk
Snippets concerning this vessels career
DateEvent
February 1812Commanded by Captain Francis Augustus Collier, flagship of Francis Laforey, Leeward Islands
(January 1840)Marine barrack ship at Pembroke
1842Renamed Fame, hulk
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