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'Alcide' (1755)

Admiralty Collection

Object connections:

Collection Admiralty Collection, Sailing Navy, Ship Plans
Gallery locationNot on display
VesselsAlcide (1755)

Object details:

Object ID ZAZ1338
Description Scale: 1:48. Plan showing the body plan with stern board decoration and name in a cartouche, sheer lines with inboard detail (figurehead missing), and longitudinal half-breadth for' Alcide' (1755), a captured French Third Rate, prior to being fitted as a 64-gun Third Rate two-decker at Portsmouth Dockyard. 'Alcide' was docked at Portsmouth between 20 February and 7 March to be surveyed per Admiralty Order dated 20 December 1756. She was later fitted at Portsmouth between April and July 1757. Signed by Edward Allin [Master Shipwright, Portsmouth Dockyard, 1755-1762]. Reverse: Scale: 1:96. Plan showing the roundhouse, quarterdeck and forecastle, upper deck gun deck (lower deck), orlop deck, and fore and aft platforms for 'Alcide' (1755).
Date made circa 1757

Place made Portsmouth Dockyard
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials paper; black ink; red ink; green ink
Measurements Sheet: 525 x 1465 mm
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