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HMS Bombay (1808)

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Name  HMS Bombay
Builder  Deptford Dockyard
Renamed  HMS Blake, 1819
Construction started  October 1805
Ordered  23 July 1805
Laid down  October 1805
Fate  Broken up, 1855
Launched  28 March 1808

HMS Bombay was a 74-gun third rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy, launched on 28 March 1808 at Deptford.

On 24 January 1813 Bombay, then under the command of Captain Norman Thompson, detained the Dumpteur des Ondts.

Bombay was renamed HMS Blake in 1819 in honour of Admiral Robert Blake, and was converted to harbour service in 1828. She was broken up in December 1855.

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HMS Bombay (1808) Wikipedia


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