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Vigilant Class

NationalityFrance
Nominal Guns16
Approved1799
Designer
Pierre-Alexander ForfaitFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Administrator
Service 1778-1805
RateUnrated
TypeBrig
Designed Crew0
Ships in Class3

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 32.00 French Livre (34.53 lbs 15.66 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck16 x French 4-Pounder

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed          
L'Observateur (16) 1800-1806
French 16 Gun
Unrated Sloop
UnknownLe Havre - Normandy 25.6.18009.6.1806Captured     
Le Diligent (16) 1800-1806
French 16 Gun
Unrated Brig
UnknownLe Havre - Normandy 25.6.180028.5.1806Captured     
Le Vigilant (16) 1800-1803
French 16 Gun
Unrated Sloop
UnknownLe Havre - Normandy 20.7.180030.6.1803Captured     


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Posted by Jason M Archer on Wednesday 28th of April 2021 03:15

Class also contains L'Argus and 2 ships that I don't know the name of.

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