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L'Atalante

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Nominal Guns44FWAS1786
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down9.1799FWAS1786
Launched29.6.1802FWAS1786
First Commissioned1.7.1802FWAS1786
How acquiredPurpose builtFWAS1786
ShipyardSt Malo - Brittany FWAS1786
Ship ClassConsolante Class (1795)
Designed by
François Timothée Benjamin PestelFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1793-1821
FWAS1786
Constructor
François Timothée Benjamin PestelFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1793-1821
FWAS1786
CategoryFifth RateFWAS1786
National RateTroisième Rang
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Burnt to avoid capture10.1.1806FWAS1786

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1792
Length of Gundeck47.75Meters156′ 7″ Imperial
Length of Keel42.55Meters139′ 7″ Imperial
Breadth12.18Meters39′ 11″ Imperial
Depth in Hold6.17Meters20′ 2″ Imperial
Burthen1,400Ton 

Armament


1802Broadside 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

2 Supernumeraries


DatesRankNameSource
8.1801 - Ecrivain, , accountant
Claude Eulalie PerrotyFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1793-1835
ref:673
1802Commis de la Marine
Simon Nazaire PortierFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1796-1848
ref:673

Service History


DateEventSource
11.1803Sailed for Batavia under the Comte de LinoisW005
15.9.1804Battle of Vizagapatam
3.11.1805

Wecked in Table Bay

FWAS1786
7.11.1805

Refloated and later repaired

FWAS1786


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
5.3.1803-11.7.1803Linois' squadron for Pondicherry 
 

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