HMS Ajax (1798)  (2nd)
3rd Rate 74-gun

This the second ship to carry the name HMS Ajax was a 3rd rate, 74-gun, ship-of-the-line.

Built by Randall of Rotherhithe, launched 03-Mar-1798, 183ft long, 49ft 6in wide and of 1,953 tons builders measurement.

Fought at Trafalgar where she sustained light damage, with 2 killed and 2 wounded of her crew. (see: Fleets after the Battle).

Burned by accident 11-Feb-1807 off Tenedos.

Won the Battle Honours: Egypt 1801 and Trafalgar 1805.


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

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This page last edited - 29 January, 2013.

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