La Dédaigneuse

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Nominal Guns40BWAS-1793
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down6.1794BWAS-1793
Launched1798BWAS-1793
First Commissioned4.1799BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardBayonne - Aquitaine BWAS-1793
Ship ClassPatriote ClassBWAS-1793
Designed by Raymond-Antoine Haran (1748-?)BWAS-1793
Constructor Raymond-Antoine Haran (1748-?)BWAS-1793
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1793
National RateTroisième RangBWAS-1793
Ship TypeFrigate BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Captured28.1.1801BWAS-1793
BecomesBritish Fifth Rate frigate 'Dedaigneuse' (1801) (36)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck143' 10 ½"Imperial Feet43.5991 
Length of Keel119' 9 ½"Imperial Feet36.2839 
Breadth37' 6 ¼"Imperial Feet11.284 
Depth in Hold11' 9"Imperial Feet3.5814 
Burthen897 394Tons BM 

Armament


1798Broadside Weight = 204 French Livre (220.1568 lbs 99.858 kg)E-WIKI
Upper Gun Deck28 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 French 6-Pounder

Service History


DateEventSource
26.1.1801Capture of the Dédaigneuse
28.1.1801Taken by Sirius (36) off Ferrol
28.1.1801Taken by Amethyst (36) off Ferrol
28.1.1801Taken by Oiseau (36) off Ferrol

 

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