Figurehead of HMS Eagle

Basic Information

FigID
F0289
InstID
Figurehead type
Figurehead
Title
Figurehead of HMS Eagle
Vessel name
HMS Eagle
Type (Naval/Merchant)
Naval
Copyright owner
© UK MoD Crown Copyright 1983
Copyright notes
Current location
HMS Eaglet, Liverpool
Location date
02/04/2013

Physical Information

Description
Part of a male bust, the head and neck only surviving.
Maker
Unknown
Date made
unknown
Place made
Unknown
Size
Materials
Wood
Object history
Vessel history
Built by Pitcher, Northfleet in 1804, a 3rd rate, 74 guns. She became a training ship in 1860. The vessel was renamed 'Eaglet' in 1919 and destroyed by fire in 1926.
Bibliography

Ownership Information

Owner type
Public Institution
Owner name
Ministry of Defence (MoD)
Contact details
HMS Eaglet Naval Regional Headquarters Northern England and Isle of Man, East Brunswick Dock, Liverpool L3 4DZ
Ownership can be cited online
Yes
Accessible to public
By appointment
Data verified by owner
No
Date verified

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