Hébé Class

NationalityFrance
Nominal Guns36
Approved1781
DesignerJacques-Noël Sané (1740-1831)
RateFifth Rate
TypeFrigate
Designed Crew350
Ships in Class6

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 282.00 French Livre (304.33 lbs 138.04 kg)NNF-1774
Upper Gun Deck26 x French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 x French 8-Pounder

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed     142' 6" 39' 11"19' 0"700
L'Hébé (38) UnknownSt Malo 25.6.17824.9.1782Captured142' 6"129' 0"36' 8"19' 0"700
La Vénus (38) UnknownBrest 14.7.178212.1788Wrecked142' 6" 39' 11"19' 0"700
Dryade (38) UnknownBrest 3.2.178311.1801Broken Up142' 6" 39' 11"19' 0"700
La Proserpine (38) UnknownBrest 25.6.178513.6.1796Captured151' 4"126' 1 ⅜"39' 8 ⅞"12' 6 ½"1,059 3594
La Sibylle (36) UnknownToulon 30.7.179117.6.1794Captured142' 6" 39' 11"19' 0"700
Le Carmagnole (38) UnknownBrest 21.5.179311.1800Wrecked142' 6" 39' 11"19' 0"700

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1774Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1774 à 1792Alain DemerliacBook

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