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Catalog Number AD0013
Title HMS America Ship Plans
Object Name Drawing, Architectural
Scope & Content Photocopy of the ship plans for the 44-gun ship HMS America, built in 1749 by Nathaniel Meserve in Portsmouth, NH, for the British Royal Navy. Launched May 4, 1749. Renamed the Boston on April 13, 1756. Sold out of service on September 13, 1757. Half-breadth plan of the model of the America owned by the Portsmouth Athenaeum.
Collection HMS America, Ship Plans
People Meserve, Nathaniel (Col.), d. 1758
Search Terms America (Ship Model)
America (Ship)
Subjects Ship construction
Ship equipment & rigging
Sailing ships
Date 1749