HMS Orestes

DescriptionThe 18-gun Dutch-built brig-sloop disappeared around 5 November 1799 in the Indian Ocean and is presumed to have foundered in a hurricane with the loss of her entire crew.
Year1799
Nationaliy of ShipGreat Britain
Lives Lost125
Peacetime or WartimePeacetime
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_Orestes_(1781)