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The second USS ”Boston was a 24-gun frigate, launched 3 June 1776 by Stephen and Ralph Cross, Newburyport, Massachusetts, and completed the following year. In American service she…

USS ”Warren was one of the 13 frigates authorized by the Continental Congress on 13 December 1775. With half her main armament being 18-pounders, Warren was more heavily…

USS ”Bourbon” was a frigate in the Continental Navy, named for the House of Bourbon.During the American Revolutionary War, Bourbon was authorized as a 36-gun frigate by the…

USS ”Confederacy” was a 36-gun sailing frigate of the Continental Navy in the American Revolutionary War.She was launched 8 November 1778 at Chatham (Norwich?), Connecticut, and towed…

USS ”Congress” (1777) was a 28-gun frigate of the Continental Navy that was scheduled to participate in the American Revolutionary War against the British. However, while being outfitted…

The Continental Navy frigate USS ”Deane, named after American commissioner to France Silas Deane, was built at Nantes, France, and brought to the United States in May 1778…