HMS Imperieuse (1805)  (3rd)
5th Rate 38-gun

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

Originally Spanish, the Medea, captured 05-Oct-1804 in the Atlantic, while at peace with Spain and renamed HMS Iphigenia. 147ft long, 40ft wide and of 1,046 tons builders measurement.

Armed with 14 x 32pdr carronades, 28 x 12pdr and 2 x 9pdr guns.

Renamed HMS Imperieuse 1805.

Used for harbour service from May-1818.

Sold 10-Sep-1838.

Won the Battle Honour: Basque Roads 1809.



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

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This page last edited - 05 January, 2013.

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