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Coventry
Code - NPB20
3.50  
Qty
Class - 28
Description - H.M.S. COVENTRY 28 GUN SIXTH RATE Laid down 1756, and at sea by July 1757. The last of the class, Carysfort, was not broken up until 1813. Sister ships:- Lizard, Liverpool, Maidstone, Aquilon, Active, Cerberus, Griffin. Argo, Milford, Guadeloupe & Carysfort, (+ Hussar, Boreas, Shannon, Actaeon & Trent, built of Fir). Tonnage 599 tons Dimensions 118 x 34 Armament 24 x 9 pdr on the upper deck 4 x 3pdr on the quarterdeck In 1779, a further 4 x 18 pdr carronades were added on the quarterdeck and 2 x 18 pdr carronades on the forecastle.