Class and typeSwan class ship sloop Ordered10 April 1775 CommissionedDecember 1776 Launched27 December 1776
NameHMS Pegasus Laid downMay 1775 Construction startedMay 1775 BuilderChatham Dockyard
FateLost, 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.