HMS Retribution (1800)  (1st)
5th Rate 32-gun

This the first ship to carry the name HMS Retribution was a fifth rate, 32-gun, ship.

Originally HMS Hermione.

Built by Teast & Tombs of Bristol, launched 09-Sep-1782, 129ft long, 35ft wide and of 716 tons builders measurement.

Handed over to the Spanish in the West Indies 22-Sep-1797 by her mutinous crew.

Recaptured 25-Oct-1799 and renamed HMS Retaliation.

Renamed HMS Retribution 31-Jan-1800.

Broken up at Deptford Jun-1805.



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This page last edited - 08 January, 2013.

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