Courageuse -> 1795 Justice

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Nominal Guns44NNF-1792
NationalityRépublique française
OperatorState Navy
Acquired1794NNF-1792
ShipyardBrest - Brittany NNF-1792
Ship ClassVirginie ClassNNF-1792
Designed byJean Marguerite Tupinier (1779-1850)NNF-1792
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1792
Ship TypeFrigate NNF-1792
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1792
Captured2.9.1801W005

Armament


1794Broadside Weight = 372 French Livre (401.4624 lbs 182.094 kg) 
Upper Gun Deck28 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 French 36-Pounder Obusier
Quarterdeck8 French 8-Pounder
Forecastle4 French 8-Pounder

Service History


DateEventSource
4.1795Renamed Justice
1798Took the Privateer Xebec Fortunatus (10)
1.8.1798Battle of the Nile
24.8.1800

Sailed from La Valette, Malta in company with Diane

JF1800
2.9.1801

Taken at Alexandria by an Anglo-Ottoman force.

W005


Notes on Ship


Fateref:552

Transferred to Turkey after capture: possibly became Turkish frigate Iskenderiye.



Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1792Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1792 à 1799Alain DemerliacBook
W005Naval History of Great Britain Volume 2 from 1793 to the accession of Georges IVWilliam JamesWeb Site
JF1800A Journal of the Forces which sailed form the Downs, April 1800Aeneas AndersonWeb Site
ref:552Innovation and Empire in TurkeyTuncay ZorluBook
 

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