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Retaliation (late Hermione), 1782
Type: 5th rate ; Armament 32
Launched : 1782 ; Notes:

15 Jul 1800 Plymouth, this morning presented a fine gratifying sight, by the appearance off the Sound of another homeward-bound Jamaica fleet, of 84 sail, richly laden, valued at near a million and a half, convoyed by the Brunswick, 74, and the Retaliation, 36 [late Hermione, recaptured from the Spanish.]. Renamed again as Retribution, on her return to England.