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'Arrogant' (1761); 'Edgar' (1779); 'Goliath' (1781); 'Vanguard' (1787)

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Object ID ZAZ0890
Description Scale: 1:48. Plan showing the body plan, sheer lines, and longitudinal half-breadth for 'Arrogant' (1761), a 74-gun Third Rate, two-decker. This plan was proposed (and approved) as the basis for building 'Edgar' (1779) at Woolwich Dockyard, and 'Goliath' (1781) and later 'Vanguard' (1787) at Deptford Dockyard. Signed by John Williams [Surveyor of the Navy, 1769-1784] and Edward Hunt [Surveyor of the Navy, 1778-1784].
Date made circa September 1774

Place made Navy Office
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials paper; black ink; red ink; green ink
Measurements Sheet: 540 x 1715 mm
  • 'Arrogant' (1761); 'Edgar' (1779); 'Goliath' (1781); 'Vanguard' (1787) (ZAZ0890)
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