HMS Shark (1779)  (3rd)
Sloop 16-gun

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

Built by Walton of Hull, launched 25-Nov-1779, 97ft long, 27ft wide and of 304 tons builders measurement.

Used as a receiving ship at Jamaica, by 1805.

Foundered 13-Jan-1818.


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

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This page last edited - 18 April, 2013.

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