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Nominal Guns44ref:62
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorState Navy
ShipyardBrest - Brittany ref:62
Ship ClassVirginie Class (1793)ref:62
Designed by
Jean Marguerite Tupinier (Baron Tupinier)French
Naval Sailor
Ship Builder
Service 1794-1817
CategoryFifth Rateref:62
National RateTroisième Rangref:62
Ship TypeFrigateref:62
Sailing RigShip Riggedref:62


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:62
Length of Gundeck168'Burgos Feet46.8075 (153′ 6″ Imperial)
Length of Keel157'Burgos Feet43.7431 (143′ 6″ Imperial)
Breadth42' 7"Burgos Feet11.7825 (38′ 7″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold22' 2"Burgos Feet6.1524 (20′ 2″ Imperial)
Draught Aft22' 8"Burgos Feet6.2221 (20′ 4″ Imperial)
Burthen642Tons BM 


1797Broadside Weight = 372 French Livre (401.4624 lbs 182.094 kg) 
Upper Gun Deck28 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 French 36-Pounder Obusier
Quarterdeck8 French 8-Pounder
Forecastle4 French 8-Pounder

1 Ship Commander

1805 - 1806Capitaine de Vaisseau de Seconde Classe
André Jules François de Martineng de la FargeFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1788-1841

Service History

9.4.1799Action of 1799-04-09
4.8.1803Took the Schooner
Redbridge (14) 1798-1803
British 14 Gun
Unrated Schooner
off Toulon

21.1.1805Chased the
Seahorse (38) 1794-1819
British 38 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
while she was standing towards Pulla Bay
21.10.1805Battle of Trafalgar


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