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HMS Formidable (1777)

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Name  HMS Formidable
Builder  Chatham Dockyard
Fate  Broken up, 1813
Launched  20 August 1777
Ordered  17 August 1768
Laid down  November 1768
Construction started  November 1768
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Notes  Participated in Battle of the Saintes

HMS Formidable was a 90-gun second rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy, launched on 20 August 1777 at Chatham. During her career, her armament was increased to 98-guns.

In 1782, Formidable served as Admiral Rodney's flagship at the Battle of the Saintes.

She was broken up in 1813.

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HMS Formidable (1777) Wikipedia


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