La Néréide

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Nominal Guns44NNF-1800
NationalityEmpire Français
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down3.1806NNF-1800
Acquired12.1808NNF-1800
First Commissioned5.1809NNF-1800
ShipyardSt Malo - Brittany NNF-1800
Ship ClassConsolante ClassNNF-1800
Designed by François Timothée Benjamin Pestel (1763-1828)NNF-1800
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1800
National RateQuatrième RangNNF-1800
Ship TypeFrigate NNF-1800
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1800
Captured26.5.1811NNF-1800
BecomesBritish Fifth Rate frigate 'Madagascar' (1811) (38)

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


12.1808Broadside Weight = 372 French Livre (401.4624 lbs 182.094 kg)NNF-1800
Upper Gun Deck28 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 French 36-Pounder Obusier
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1795330Design Complement

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1810 - 20.5.1811Capitaine de Frégate Jean François Lemaresquier (1767-1811)TRN5

Service History


DateEventSource
9.2.1810Action of 1810-02-09
20.5.1811Action off Madagascar
26.5.1811Taken by the British at the capture of Tamatave

 

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