HMS Colossus (1787)  (1st)
3rd Rate 74-gun 

This the first ship to carry the name HMS Colossus was a third rate, 74-gun, ship of the line.

Built by Cleveley of Gravesend, launched 04-Apr-1787, 172ft long, 48ft wide and of 1,703 tons builders measurement.

Wrecked 10-Dec-1798 Isles of Scilly.

Won the Battle Honours: Groix Island 1795 and St. Vincent 1797.


Other HMS Colossus
- 1st  HMS Colossus
- 2nd HMS Colossus
- 3rd HMS Colossus
- 4th HMS Colossus
- 5th HMS Colossus
- 6th HMS Colossus

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This page last edited - 19 November, 2012.

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