La Dryade

11213
Nominal Guns36NNF-1774
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1782NNF-1774
Launched3.2.1783NNF-1774
First Commissioned4.1783NNF-1774
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1774
ShipyardBrest - Brittany NNF-1774
Ship ClassHébé ClassNNF-1774
Designed byJacques-Noël Sané (1740-1831)NNF-1774
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1774
National RateQuatrième RangNNF-1774
Ship TypeFrigate NNF-1774
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1774
Broken Up11.1801NNF-1774

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1774
Length of Gundeck142' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)46.1216 (151′ 3″ Imperial)
Length of Gundeck129' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)41.8992 (137′ 5″ Imperial)
Breadth39' 11"French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.6672 (41′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold19' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.1712 (20′ 2″ Imperial)
Displacement1,350Ton 
Burthen700Ton 

Armament


1783Broadside Weight = 282 French Livre (304.3344 lbs 138.039 kg)NNF-1774
Upper Gun Deck26 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 French 8-Pounder

1787Broadside Weight = 310 French Livre (334.552 lbs 151.745 kg)NNF-1774
Upper Gun Deck26 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 French 18-Pound Carronade
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 French 8-Pounder

1794Broadside Weight = 346 French Livre (373.4032 lbs 169.367 kg)NNF-1774
Upper Gun Deck26 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 French 36-Pounder Obusier
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 French 8-Pounder

1795Broadside Weight = 356 French Livre (384.1952 lbs 174.262 kg)NNF-1774
Upper Gun Deck28 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 French 36-Pounder Obusier
Quarterdeck/Forecastle8 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1781350Design Complement
1795305 NNF-1774

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1786Lieutenant de VaisseauAlain Joseph Dordelin (1764-1826)FWIKI

 

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