There have been nine historical ships named HMS Conqueror. At the time Lieutenant Bush reported aboard Renown, the previous Conqueror, a 74-gun third-rate was broken up in 1794, a bit early for Bush to have been paid off in 1800. The next Conqueror, also a 74, was laid down in 1801, a year later.
- Lieutenant Hornblower (Mentioned only)
- HMS Conqueror at Wikipedia.