La Bravoure

Nominal Guns40E-WIKI
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down10.1793E-WIKI
First Commissioned11.1795E-WIKI
How acquiredPurpose builtE-WIKI
ShipyardSaint-Servan - Brittany E-WIKI
Ship ClassCocarde Nationale Class
Designed by Pierre DuhamelE-WIKI
CategoryFifth RateE-WIKI
National RateTroisième Rang
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Sunk in Action10.9.1801E-WIKI


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentE-WIKI
Length of Gundeck144'3Imperial Feet43.8912 
Length of Keel119' 8 ½Imperial Feet36.2839 
Breadth37' 6"Imperial Feet11.2994 
Depth in Hold11' 8"Imperial Feet3.556 
Burthen895 2094Tons BM 


1795Broadside Weight = 204 French Livre (220.1568 lbs 99.858 kg)E-WIKI
Gun Deck28 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1795282Design ComplementE-WIKI

Service History

27.1.1801Concorde vs Bravoure
2.9.1801Action of 1801-09-02


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