The HMS Surprise is a Royal Naval frigate used extensively during Cutler Beckett;s war on Piracy, captained by Simon Pratton. It sports 20 guns and a crew of 160 sailors. The ship was temporarily commandeered by the EITC to make up part of its armada, as were many other ships Naval posted in the Caribbean. The ship first saw action against French Naval Forces in the Seven Years war.The HMS Surprise us the sister ship of HMS Providence.
The Surprise was decommissioned in 1806.