:::: Napoleonic Ships & American War of Independence - MERCHANT SHIPS
The Three Sisters - West Indiaman
Code - NPM03
Description - THE THREE SISTERS -
330 TON WEST INDIAMAN
Built in 1788 at Blackwell Yard
on the Thames. Sisters Amity Hall
of 1789 and St Vincent of 1797. Many
similiar ships built by other yards.
Tonnage 330 tons
Dimensions 103' x 27' x 12'
Although there are sufficient
gun ports for 20 guns, a lighter
armament of 12guns, possibly 3 pdr's
would more usually be carried