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1699 - Launch of Nassau

2nd August. Saw the launching of the 3rd Rate Ship Nassau of 80 guns from the Dockyard. She was with Admiral Rook in the capture of Gibraltar in 1704 and in the subsequent battles with the French and Spanish in attempt to retake the Rock.

She was lost when she grounded between Dean and Horse Sands near to Chichester harbour on 30th October 1707.

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