L'Actif

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Nominal Guns18NNF-1792
NationalityRépublique française
OperatorPrivate Owners
Keel Laid Down1796NNF-1792
Launched1796NNF-1792
First Commissioned10.1796
Home PortNantes - Brittany NNF-1792
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1792
ShipyardNantes - Brittany NNF-1792
ConstructorMathurin CrucyNNF-1792
CategoryPrivateerNNF-1792
National RateCinquième Rang
Ship TypeBrig
Captured6.3.1797NNF-1792

Armament


10.1796Broadside Weight = 47 French Livre (50.7224 lbs 23.0068 kg)NNF-1792
Gun Deck2 French 8-Pounder
Gun Deck12 French 6-Pounder
Gun Deck12 Pierrier

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1796 - 1797/03/06 Cossinref:692

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1796120 NNF-1792

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1796 - 1797Corsaire CaptainGatien Lafont (1768-1810)ref:6921797Corsaire CaptainPierre Gautreau (1761-1833)ref:6922.1797 - 6.3.1797Corsaire CaptainMaurice Gautreau (1764-?)NNF-1792

Service History


DateEventSource
1796

Took under Captain Lafont the ships "Petrel" , "Elisabeth" , "Fox" , "Rozanna" , "Boyd"

ref:692
1797

Rearmed at

Nantes - Brittany
ref:692
1797

Took under one of  Captain Gautreau the ships "Princesse Elizabeth" , "Anna Francisca" or "Anna Francesca"

ref:692
6.3.1797Taken by Phaeton (38)


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1792Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1792 à 1799Alain DemerliacBook
ref:692Base de donnés sur les capitaines corsaires , les navires et les armateursJJ SaleinWeb Site
 

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