HMS Asia, a ship of the line (or Third-Rate), was built in 1811. She was later renamed Alfred, freeing the name Asia for use on another British warship, and was broken up in 1865.
This page features our only view of the British ship of the line Asia.
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Photo #: NH 64198
HMS Asia (British 3rd Rate, 1811-1865)
Watercolor by an unidentified artist, depicting the ship at Malta.
This ship of the line was later renamed Alfred.
Courtesy of F.S. Hicks.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
Online Image: 106KB; 740 x 540 pixels
Page made 11 February 2001
Coding updated 15 April 2001