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1795 launched as the French ship Duguay-Trouin, a 74-gun third-rate ship of the line.
1805 Captured by the British on 3 November 1805, she was renamed Implacable.
1899 The second Implacable (constructed at Devonport Dockyard) was launched, a Formidable-class battleship.
WWI She fought at the Dardanelles.
1921 She was sold for scrap.
1932 The original Implacable was used as a training ship
1949 She was scuttled, by then the second oldest ship of the Navy.