HMS Kent (1798)  (5th)
3rd Rate 74-gun 

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

Built by Perry of Blackwall, launched 17-Jan-1798, 183ft long, 50ft wide and of 1,694 tons builders measurement. 

Used as a sheer hulk from 1856.

Broken up 1881.

Won the Battle Honour: Egypt 1801.


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

- Plans/Schematics
- Full Battle Honours

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This page last edited - 26 November, 2012.

Copyright Ian M King, except where otherwise indicated.