HMS Shark (1776)  (2nd)
Sloop 16-gun

This the second ship to carry the name HMS Shark was a 16-gun, sloop.

Bought Nov-1775 while on the stocks, and built by Randall of Rotherhithe, launched 09-Mar-1776, 96ft long, 27ft wide and of 313 tons builders measurement.

Renamed HMS Salamander and converted to a fireship 23-Jul-1778.

Sold 14-Aug-1783.


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- 9th HMS Shark
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This page last edited - 18 April, 2013.

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