HMS Revenge

HMS Revenge
HMS Revenge [HMS Revenge]
a ship commanded by Francis Drake and used in the battle against the ↑Armada in 1588. It was later commanded by Richard Grenville (1542–91) and captured by the Spanish in 1591 after a fierce battle. Lord Tennyson's poem The Revenge (1880) tells the story of the incident, in which Grenville and many of his crew died.

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  • HMS Revenge (06) — HMS Revenge (pennant number 06) was the lead ship of the Revenge class of battleships of the Royal Navy, the ninth to bear the name. She was launched during World War I in 1915. Though the class is often referred to as the Royal Sovereign class,… …   Wikipedia

  • HMS Revenge — ist der Name mehrerer Schiffe der Royal Navy: ein Linienschiff das an der Schlacht von Trafalgar teilnahm, siehe HMS Revenge (1805) ein Einheitslinienschoff der Royal Sovereign Klasse, siehe HMS Revenge (1892) eine Schlachtschiff der Revenge… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • HMS Revenge (06) — Revenge Histoire A servi dans …   Wikipédia en Français

  • HMS Revenge — Thirteen warships of the Royal Navy have been named HMS Revenge : * HMS Revenge was a 46 gun galleon launched in 1577. She fought the Spanish Armada in 1588, and was captured by a Spanish fleet 1591. She sank while being sailed back to Spain. *… …   Wikipedia

  • HMS Revenge (06) — Dienstzeit Bauwerft: Vickers, Barrow in Furness Kiellegung: 22. Dezember 1913 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • HMS Revenge — Trece buques de la Royal Navy han recibido el nombre HMS Revenge: HMS Revenge fue un galeón de 46 cañones botado en 1577. Luchó contra la [[Armada Invencible]] en 1588 y fue capturado por la Armada Española en 1591. Se hundió mientras era… …   Wikipedia Español

  • HMS Revenge (06) — Para otros buques con el mismo nombre, véase HMS Revenge. HMS Revenge (06) Perfil de los Clase R Banderas …   Wikipedia Español

  • HMS Revenge — ➡ Revenge * * * …   Universalium

  • HMS Revenge (1892) — HMS Revenge was a pre dreadnought battleship of the Royal Sovereign class of the British Royal Navy. She was renamed HMS Redoubtable in 1915.Technical Characteristics Revenge was laid down by Palmers on 12 February 1891, launched on 3 November… …   Wikipedia

  • HMS Revenge (1577) — HMS Revenge , built at a cost of £4,000 at the Royal Dockyard of Deptford in 1577 by Mathew Baker, Master Shipwright, was to usher in a new style of ship building that would revolutionize naval warfare for the next three hundred years. A… …   Wikipedia

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