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Aurora (captured 1757)

ZAZ2652
Admiralty Collection

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Collection Admiralty Collection, Ship Plans
Gallery locationNot on display
VesselsAurora (captured 1757)

Object details:

Object ID ZAZ2652
Description Scale: 1:48. Plan showing the body plan, stempost and rudder elevation, and bow and head elevation for Aurora (captured 1757), a captured French Frigate. The plan is headed under the common misspelling of her French name, and suggests that it is dated before 22 June 1758, when she was renamed Aurora, and then fitted as 38-gun Fifth Rate Frigate at Portsmouth Dockyard. The plan includes an undated typed set of notes relating to the ship's name Sellotaped to the front of the plan.
Date made circa 1758

Place made Portsmouth Dockyard
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials paper; black ink; black ink
Measurements Sheet: 342 mm x 485 mm
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  • Aurora (captured 1757) (ZAZ2652)
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