The loss of HMS Bombay in 1864
The loss of HMS Bombay in 1864


The Royal Navy
The Royal Navy


On 14 December 1864 the 84-gun second rate HMS Bombay was accidentally destroyed by fire off Montevideo, Uruguay, with the loss of 93 of her crew of 619


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