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Duquesne, 1803
Type: 3rd rate ; Armament 74
Taken : 1803 ; Disposal date or year : 1805
BM: 1903 tons
Notes:

24 Jul - 2 Sep 1803 Vanguard and Tartar chase and capture of the French 74 Duquesne, and the escape of the Duguay-Trouin, 74 and the 40-gun frigate Guerrière. Duquesne was afterwards added to the British navy under her French name ; but being in the following year, carelessly run aground on Morant Keys, went to England only to be broken up.

Duquesne, measured at Jamaica 2151 tons - Measured in England 1903 tons bm