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'Elephant' (1786)

Ship Plans

Object connections:

Collection Ship Plans, Sailing Navy, Admiralty Collection
Gallery locationNot on display
VesselsElephant (1786)

Object details:

Object ID ZAZ1070
Description Scale: 1:48. Plan showing the sheer lines with inboard detail, and longitudinal half-breadth for 'Elephant' (1786), a 74-gun, Third Rate, two-decker, as built by George Parsons at Bursledon. This plan may be a copy of ZAZ1247, which is stated as being draughted at the Navy Office, and has the erronious date February 1782. Signed by Robert J Caynes? or Haynes?.
Date made circa August-November 1786

Artist/Maker Unknown
Place made Unknown
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials paper; black ink; green ink; red ink
Measurements Overall: 588 mm x 1688 mm
  • 'Elephant' (1786) (ZAZ1070)
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