Rahul Sharma

HMS Portland (1744)

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Name  HMS Portland
Fate  Sold, 1763
Launched  11 October 1744
Beam  12 m
Ordered  24 April 1743
Tons burthen  974
Length  43 m
Builder  Limehouse
Honours and awards  Second Battle of Cape Finisterre, 1747
Class and type  1741 proposals 50-gun fourth rate ship of the line

HMS Portland was a 50-gun fourth rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy, built at Limehouse according to the dimensions laid down in the 1741 proposals of the 1719 Establishment, and launched on 11 October 1744.

Portland served until 1763, when she was sold out of the navy.

References

HMS Portland (1744) Wikipedia


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