HMS Queen Charlotte



DescriptionA British 100-gun first-rate ship of the line that, on 17 March 1800, whilst serving as flagship of Vice-Admiral Lord Keith, was reconnoitering the Balearic island of Cabrera when she caught fire. She exploded and sank, killing 673 officers and men.
Year1800
Nationaliy of ShipGreat Britain
Lives Lost673
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarPre-World War One
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_Queen_Charlotte_(1790)