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IMAGE number
RNM286302
Title
The Storm Increased, engraved by Francis Jukes (1745-1812) published in 1795 (aquatint)
Artist
Dodd, Robert (1748-1815) (after) / English
Description
distressed situation of the Ramillies, when day broke with the Dutton store ship foundering; commanded by Admiral Thomas Graves (1725-1802) 1st Baron Graves; HMS Ramillies foundered during American War of Independence off Newfoundland in a hurricane;
Location
National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth, Hampshire, UK
Medium
aquatint
Date
1795 (C18th)
Credit
Bridgeman Images
Keywords
  • british navy
  • choppy sea
  • disaster
  • maritime
  • naval
  • royal navy
  • seascape
  • ship
  • shipwreck
  • shipwrecked
  • storm
  • tragedy

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