La Cleopatre

11193
Nominal Guns32
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Acquired1781
ShipyardSt Malo - Brittany
CategoryFifth Rate
National RateQuatrième Rang
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Captured17.6.1793
BecomesBritish Fifth Rate frigate 'Oiseau' (1793) (36)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck145' 7 ¾"Imperial Feet44.2151 
Length of Keel120' 8 ⅞"Imperial Feet36.5982 
Breadth37' 8 ½"Imperial Feet11.2903 
Depth in Hold11' 11 ¾"Imperial Feet3.3719 
Burthen913 1694Tons BM 

Armament


1781Broadside Weight = 174 French Livre (187.7808 lbs 85.173 kg)E-WIKI
Gun Deck26 French 12-Pounder
Gun Deck6 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
17.6.1793320 TNC

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1791 - 1792Capitaine de Vaisseau Jean-Baptiste Raymond de Lacrosse (1760-1829)F0011793 - 17.6.1793Capitaine de Vaisseau Jean Mullon (d.1793)TRN4

Service History


DateEventSource
16.4.1781Battle of Porto Praya
20.6.17832nd Battle of Cuddalore
14.6.1793

Sailed from St Malo

TNC
17.6.1793Nymphe vs Cleopatre
17.6.1793Taken by Nymphe (36) off the StartTNC

 

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