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Nominal Guns22NNF-1774
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down6.1782NNF-1774
Launched15.6.1783NNF-1774
First Commissioned9.1783NNF-1774
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1774
ShipyardRochefort - Aunis NNF-1774
Designed by
Charles Étienne Bombelles (Baron de Bombelle)French
Naval Sailor
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1750-1782
NNF-1774
Constructor
Hubert PennevertFrench
Ship Builder
NNF-1774
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1774
Ship TypeCorvetteNNF-1774
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1774
Captured3.1796NNF-1774

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1774
Length of Gundeck112' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)36.3776 (119′ 4″ Imperial)
Length of Keel101' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)32.8048 (107′ 7″ Imperial)
Breadth28' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)9.0944 (29′ 10″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold14' 3"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.5675 (14′ 11″ Imperial)

Armament


9.1783Broadside Weight = 60 French Livre (64.752 lbs 29.37 kg)NNF-1774
Upper Gun Deck20 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
9.1783150 NNF-1774

Service History


DateEventSource
3.1796Taken by
Alfred (74) 1778-1814
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
off Finisterre


 

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