Trisha Shetty

HMS Pegasus (1776)

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Class and type  Swan class ship sloop
Ordered  10 April 1775
Commissioned  December 1776
Launched  27 December 1776
Name  HMS Pegasus
Laid down  May 1775
Construction started  May 1775
Builder  Chatham Dockyard
Fate  Lost, presumed foundered in a storm in October 1777

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HMS Pegasus was a 14 gun ship sloop of the Swan class, launched on 27 December 1776. She was commissioned the same month under Commander John Hamilton Gore and - after completing on 3 March 1777 - sailed for Newfoundland on 3 April. She was lost with all hands in a storm off Newfoundland in October.

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HMS Pegasus (1776) Wikipedia


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