:::: Napoleonic Ships & American War of Independence - GREAT BRITAIN
Code - NPB15
Class - 44
Description - H.M.S. INDEFATIGABLE
5TH RATE 38 GUN FRIGATE RAZEE - 1795.
During the Napoleonic Wars some older Ships of the Line
were cut down to produce powerful "frigates". Not all
conversions were successful but those of the 64 gun
Indefatigable, Anson & Magnamine worked well.
Weight 1,376 tons Burden.
Dimensions 131' x x 44'
Armament 26 x 24 pdr, 12 x 12 pdr
8 x 42 pdr carronades
Originally launched as a 64 ship of the Ardent class in
1784, Indefatigable was cut down to a frigate 1795.