HMS Albion (1798)  (2nd)
Sloop 22-gun

This the second HMS Albion was a ship-rigged sloop. An ex-merchant vessel she was bought in 1798. Before this she had been hired by the Navy as an Armed Ship, privately owned but with a Royal Navy crew.

She had a powerful close range armament of 22 carronades, and was a useful convoy escort.

Sold in 1803.

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

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This page last edited - 23 June, 2012.

Copyright Ian M King, except where otherwise indicated.