HMS Prince of Wales

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Seven ships of the Royal Navy have been named HMS Prince of Wales, after numerous holders of the title the Prince of Wales. Another ship is planned:

See also

  • Prince of Wales (ship) - the name of several British merchant vessels
  • Prince of Wales - several ships serving the British East India Company (EIC)
  • HMS Thrush was an 18-gun sloop launched in 1794 for the Customs Service under the name Prince of Wales. The Admiralty purchased her in 1806 and sent her out to Jamaica where she was hulked in 1809 and where she sank at anchor in 1815.