Thetis (44)

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Origin and History

The frigate was built by John Okill at Liverpool and launched on April 15 1747.

From 1757, the frigate was transformed into a hospital ship.

During the Seven Years' War, the frigate was under the command of:

  • in 1759: captain John Moutray

The frigate was sold on June 9 1767.

Service during the War

In 1759, the hospital ship took part in the operations in the Mediterranean. On August 18, she was present at the victorious battle of Lagos.

Characteristics

Technical specifications
Guns 44
Upper deck n/a
Quarterdeck n/a
Forecastle n/a
Crew n/a
Length at gundeck n/a
Width n/a
Depth n/a
Displacement n/a

References

Blasco, Manuel, British 5th Rates, 3 Decks Wiki

Phillips, M., Michael Phillip's Ships of the Old Navy

N.B.: the section Service during the War is derived from our articles depicting the various campaigns, battles and sieges.