Le Petit Hannibal

11097
Annibal
Nominal Guns50FWAS1786
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
PreviouslyBritish Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Hannibal' (1779) (50)
Captured21.1.1782FWAS1786
ShipyardBuckler's Hard - Hampshire BWAS-1714
Ship ClassPortland ClassBWAS-1714
Designed byJohn Williams (1700-?)BWAS-1714
ConstructorHenry Adams (1713-1805)BWAS-1714
CategoryFourth RateFWAS1786
National RateTroisième Rang
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Hulked1792FWAS1786

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentFWAS1786
Length of Gundeck45.32Meters148′ 8″ Imperial
Length of Keel40.93Meters134′ 3″ Imperial
Breadth12.13Meters39′ 9″ Imperial
Depth in Hold5.85Meters19′ 2″ Imperial
Displacement1,700Ton 
Burthen900Tonneaux 

Armament


21.10.1782Broadside Weight = 450 French Livre (485.64 lbs 220.275 kg)FWAS1786
Lower Gun Deck24 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck24 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
21.10.1782280 FWAS1786

Service History


DateEventSource
17.2.1782Battle of Sadras
12.4.1782Battle of Providien
6.7.17822nd Battle of Negapatam
3.9.1782Battle of Trincomalee
20.6.17832nd Battle of Cuddalore

 

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