La Semillante

11198
Nominal Guns32EWIKI
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorState Navy
Ordered23.4.1790EWIKI
Keel Laid Down12.1790EWIKI
Named23.4.1790EWIKI
Launched25.11.1791EWIKI
How acquiredPurpose builtEWIKI
ShipyardLorient - Brittany EWIKI
Ship ClassSemillante ClassEWIKI
Designed byPierre-Joseph Pénétreau (1758-1813)EWIKI
CategoryFifth RateEWIKI
National RateQuatrième RangEWIKI
Ship TypeFrigate EWIKI
Sailing RigShip RiggedEWIKI
Sold9.1808EWIKI
BecomesFrench Privateer frigate 'Le Charles' (1808) (32)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEWIKI
Length of Gundeck45.47Meters149′ 2″ Imperial
Length of Keel40.28Meters132′ 1″ Imperial
Breadth11.53Meters37′ 9″ Imperial
Depth in Hold5.66Meters18′ 6″ Imperial
Burthen600French Tonneaux587.4 

Armament


1791Broadside Weight = 174 French Livre (187.7808 lbs 85.173 kg)EWIKI
Upper Gun Deck26 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 French 6-Pounder

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
22.5.1792 - 1793Lieutenant de VaisseauÉtienne Eustache Bruix (1759-1805)ref:1275

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1807 - 5.1808Lieutenant de VaisseauAlbin Reine Roussin (1781-1854)FWIKI

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
5.3.1803 - 1807AspirantAlbin Reine Roussin (1781-1854)FWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
5.1793Took the Brig Active (16)
27.5.1793Venus vs Semillante
12.10.1798Battle of Tory Island
9.4.1799Action of 1799-04-09
14.2.1804Battle of Pulo Aura
15.9.1804Battle of Vizagapatam
2.8.1805Action of 1805-08-02
15.3.1808Terpsichore vs Sémillante


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
5.3.1803-11.7.1803Linois' squadron for Pondicherry Charles Alexandre Léon Durand de Linois (Comte de Linois) (1761-1848) 

Sources


IDNameAuthorType
EWIKIWikipediaVarious, Web Site
ref:1275Académie de Marine Web Site
FWIKIWikipedia - FranceVarious, Web Site
 

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