HMS Sylph (1776)  (1st)
Sloop 14-gun

This the first ship to carry the name HMS Sylph was a 14-gun, sloop.

Bought 1776, originally Lovely Lass and renamed, 85ft long, 27ft 6in wide and of 274 tons builders measurement.

Renamed HMS Lightning, 25-Aug-1779 and converted to a fireship.

Sold 01-May-1783.


Other HMS Sylph
- 1st  HMS Sylph
- 2nd HMS Sylph
- 3rd HMS Sylph
- 4th HMS Sylph
- 5th HMS Sylph
- 6th HMS Sylph
- 7th HMS Sylph

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This page last edited - 18 September, 2012.

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