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Great Classic Sailing Ships

Famous Nelson flagship Victory Keel laid down 1759 and launched 1765,
but not commissioned until 1778.
At Trafalgar she losing 57 killed (including Nelson) and 102 wounded.
Second rate 98-guns 1808.Later reclassed as 100 guns.
Hulked 1824.
Converted during 1920s her appearance at the time of battle of Trafalgar.