HMS Conflagration

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Conflagration, 1783
Type: Fire ship ;
Launched : 1783 ; Disposal date or year : 18 Dec 1793
Disposal Details : Destroyed by the British at Toulon, to prevent capture ; Capt. J. Loring

18 Dec 1793 Toulon. The British fireship, Conflagration, which appears also to have been undergoing some repairs, could not be got away in time, and, in order that she might not fall into the hands of the enemy, was burnt.