|HMS Exeter (1763)|
|Career (Great Britain)|
|Ordered:||13 January 1761|
|Launched:||26 July 1763|
|General characteristics |
|Class & type:||Exeter-class ship of the line|
|Tons burthen:||1340 Long ton (1361.5 tonnes)|
|Length:||158 ft 9 in (48.39 m) (gundeck)|
|Beam:||44 ft (13 m)|
|Depth of hold:||19 ft 1 in (5.82 m)|
|Sail plan:||Full rigged ship|
In 1784 she was found to be unseaworthy, and was burned.
- Lavery, Ships of the Line vol.1, p178.
- Lavery, Brian (2003) The Ship of the Line - Volume 1: The development of the battlefleet 1650-1850. Conway Maritime Press. ISBN 0-85177-252-8.
- HMS Exeter entry in the shipwreck database of the South African Heritage Resources Agency
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