La Charente Inférieure -> 1794 Tribune

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Nominal Guns32BWAS-1793
NationalityRépublique française
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down2.1792BWAS-1793
Launched30.6.1793BWAS-1793
First Commissioned12.1793NNF-1774
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardRochefort - Aunis BWAS-1793
Ship ClassGalatée ClassNNF-1774
Designed byRaymond-Antoine Haran (1748-?)NNF-1774
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1793
National RateQuatrième RangNNF-1774
Ship TypeFrigate NNF-1774
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1774
Captured8.6.1796BWAS-1793
BecomesBritish Fifth Rate frigate 'Tribune' (1796) (34)

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


6.1793Broadside Weight = 174 French Livre (187.7808 lbs 85.173 kg)EWIKI
Upper Gun Deck26 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 French 6-Pounder

Service History


DateEventSource
2.1794Renamed TribuneEWIKI
8.6.1796Action of 1796-06-08
8.6.1796Taken by Unicorn (32) off Waterford


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
NNF-1774Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1774 à 1792Alain DemerliacBook
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
 

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