Sovereign of the seas | Ship Model
Name: Sovereign (1789 ship)
Type: Miniature model
Sovereign was launched at Newcastle in 1789.
Sovereign model ship traded between London and South Carolina as a transport.
In 1802 she became a slave ship.
Sovereign wrecked on 22 January 1804. She had landed her slaves at Trinidad.
Sovereign of the Seas was a 17th-century warship of the English Navy.
Sovereign was a 90-gun first-rate ship. Indeed, at first she was armed with 102 bronze guns.
It was renamed HMS Sovereign, and then HMS Royal Sovereign at the Restoration of Charles II.