Tortoise (c.1777) ex East India Company, Grenville

Tortoise (c.1777) ex East India Company, Grenville


1449 x 534 mm

Scale 1:48. Plan showing the body plan, sheer lines wit inboard detail and longitudinal half breadth for 'Tortoise' (c.1777), an armed Storeship. The plan includes measurements at specific parts of he ship. NMM, Progress Book, volume 5, folio 497, states that 'Tortoise' was sheathed in copper at Mr Wells in June 1777, and on 23 June she sailed for Deptford Dockyard. She sailed from Deptford on 19 July 1777 fitted for sea. It does not record her original role prior to being a Storeship.

Object number: ZAZ3486
Date: circa 1777
Artist: unknown
Dimensions: 534 mm x 1449 mm

  • Full-colour art print
  • Reproduced at the same size and scale of the original plan with no border.
  • Image reference: J6280

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