Wasp (16)

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Origin and History

In September 1754, the brig was part of lord Anson's squadron which escorted king George II on his way home to Great Britain after his visit to Hanover.

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

  • ???

Service during the War

To do: campaigns from 1756 to 1762

Characteristics

Technical specifications
Guns 16 (reported at 10 guns in 1754)
1st deck ???
Crew 70
Length ???
Width ???
Depth ???
Displacement ???

References

Anonymous, A Complete History of the Present War, from its Commencement in 1756, to the End of the Campaign, 1760, London, 1761