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La Railleuse

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Nominal Guns32BWAS-1793
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down11.1777BWAS-1793
Launched11.8.1779BWAS-1793
First Commissioned2.1780BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardBordeaux - Gascony BWAS-1793
Ship ClassGalatée Class (1779)BWAS-1793
Designed by
Raymond-Antoine HaranFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
BWAS-1793
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1793
National RateQuatrième RangBWAS-1793
Ship TypeFrigateBWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Sold1799BWAS-1793
Becomes

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1774
Length of Gundeck137' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)44.4976 (145′ 11″ Imperial)
Length of Keel124' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)40.2752 (132′ 1″ Imperial)
Breadth34' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)11.0838 (36′ 4″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold17' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.5448 (18′ 2″ Imperial)
Burthen1,150Ton 

Armament


2.1780Broadside Weight = 174 French Livre (187.7808 lbs 85.173 kg)NNF-1774
Upper Gun Deck26 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 French 6-Pounder

1794Broadside Weight = 216 French Livre (233.1072 lbs 105.732 kg)NNF-1774
Upper Gun Deck26 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle2 French 36-Pounder Obusier
Quarterdeck/Forecastle8 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1794301 NNF-1774

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1785Capitaine de Vaisseau
Pierre-René-Marie de Vaugiraud (Comte de Rosnay)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1755-1809
ref:673
4.1788 - 1788Capitaine de Vaisseau
Pierre-René-Marie de Vaugiraud (Comte de Rosnay)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1755-1809
ref:673

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
5.1782 - 19.12.1782Enseigne de Vaisseau
Étienne Eustache BruixFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1778-1799
ref:1275

Service History


DateEventSource
1.1783Began repairs at Rochefort - Aunis NNF-1774
4.1783Completed repairs at Rochefort - Aunis NNF-1774
8.1783coppering at UnknownNNF-1774
5.1790Began repairs at Rochefort - Aunis NNF-1774
1791Completed repairs at Rochefort - Aunis NNF-1774
1794repairs at Rochefort - Aunis NNF-1774
11.6.1794Took the Cutter
Ranger (14) 1787-1794
British 14 Gun
Unrated Cutter
off Brest

1797Out of commission at RochefortNNF-1774

 

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