Ancient Ships

Victory

MODEL: BA501
PIECES: 64
WEIGHT: 593 g
SIZE: 375/145/285 mm
 

HMS Victory is a 104-gun first-rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy, laid down in 1759 and launched in 1765. She is most famous as Lord Nelson's flagship at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805. She was flagship at Ushant, Cape Spartel and Cape St Vincent. After 1824 she served as a harbour ship. She is the flagship of the First Sea Lord since October 2012 and is the world's oldest naval ship still in commission.