Le Bonnet Rouge -> 1795 Abeille

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Nominal Guns10NNF-1792
NationalityRépublique française
OperatorPrivate Owners
Launched12.11.1793NNF-1792
First Commissioned1.1794NNF-1792
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1792
ShipyardSt Malo - Brittany NNF-1792
Designed byJaques DenysNNF-1792
CategoryPrivateerNNF-1792
Ship TypeCutter NNF-1792
Captured2.5.1796BWAS-1793
BecomesBritish cutter 'Abeille' (1796) (14)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1792
Length of Gundeck60' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)19.488 (63′ 11″ Imperial)
Length of Keel53' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)17.2144 (56′ 5″ Imperial)
Breadth20' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.496 (21′ 3″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold9' 3"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.0044 (9′ 10″ Imperial)
Burthen80Tonneaux 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1.179463 NNF-1792

Service History


DateEventSource
5.1795Renamed AbeilleNNF-1792
2.5.1796Taken by Dryad (36) off the Lizard


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1792Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1792 à 1799Alain DemerliacBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
 

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