HMS Active (1799)  (6th)
5th Rate 38-gun

This the sixth ship to carry the name HMS Active was a fifth rate, 38-gun, ship.

Built at Chatham Dockyard, launched 14-Dec-1799, 150ft long, 41ft wide and of 1,058 tons builders measurement.

Used for harbour service from Feb-1826.

Renamed HMS Argo, 15-Nov-1833.

Broken up Oct-1860 at Plymouth.

Won the Battle Honours: Egypt 1801, Lissa 1811 and Pelagosa 1811.


Other HMS Active
- 1st  HMS Active
- 2nd HMS Active
- 3rd HMS Active
- 4th HMS Active
- 5th HMS Active
- 6th HMS Active
- 7th HMS Active
- 8th HMS Active
- 9th HMS Active
- 10th HMS Active
- 11th HMS Active

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This page last edited - 24 December, 2012.

Copyright Ian M King, except where otherwise indicated.