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 - Brittany 25.6.17824.9.1782Captured142' 6"129' 0"36' 8"19' 0"700
La Vénus (38) UnknownBrest - Brittany 14.7.178212.1788Wrecked142' 6" 39' 11"19' 0"700
Dryade (38) UnknownBrest - Brittany 3.2.178311.1801Broken Up142' 6" 39' 11"19' 0"700
La Proserpine (38) UnknownBrest - Brittany 25.6.178513.6.1796Captured151' 4"126' 1 ⅜"39' 8 ⅞"12' 6 ½"1,059 3594
La Sibylle (36) UnknownToulon - Provence 30.7.179117.6.1794Captured142' 6" 39' 11"19' 0"700
Le Carmagnole (38) UnknownBrest - Brittany 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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