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HMS Foudroyant - Watercolour 18" X 20"

HMS Foudroyant - Watercolour 18" X 20"

HMS Foudroyant was an 80-gun third rate of the Royal Navy, Foudroyant was built in the dockyard at Plymouth Dock and launched on 31 March 1798. Foudroyant served Nelson as his flagship from 6 June 1799 until the end of June 1801. Foudroyant had a long and successful career, and although she was not involved in any major fleet action, she did provide invaluable service to numerous admirals throughout her 17 years on active service

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