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'Bedford' (1775)

Ship Plans

Object connections:

Collection Ship Plans, Admiralty Collection, Sailing Navy
Gallery locationNot on display
VesselsBedford (1741)

Object details:

Object ID ZAZ6793
Description Scale: Graduated Bar Scale. A plan showing the hammock layout with colour coding on the lower deck of 'Bedford' (1775), a 70 gun Third Rate, two decker. It is thought that the hammocks indicated in blue represent the sailors; those in red, the marines.
Date made circa 1790

Artist/Maker Unknown
Place made Unknown
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, Admiralty Ship Plans Collection
Materials paper; black ink; blue ink; red ink
Measurements Sheet: 584 x 745 mm
  • 'Bedford' (1775) (ZAZ6793)
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