Le Phaeton

15418
Nominal Guns16BWAS-1793
NationalityRépublique française
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down7.1803BWAS-1793
Launched28.6.1804BWAS-1793
First Commissioned11.1804BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardAntwerpen - Flanders BWAS-1793
Ship ClassPalinure ClassBWAS-1793
Designed byFrançois Timothée Benjamin Pestel (1763-1828)BWAS-1793
Constructor DanetBWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeBrig-Corvette BWAS-1793
Captured26.3.1806BWAS-1793
BecomesBritish sloop 'Mignonne' (1806) (16)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck97' 0"Imperial Feet29.5656 
Length of Keel77' 0"Imperial Feet23.4696 
Breadth28' 4"Imperial Feet8.5471 
Depth in Hold7' 0"Imperial Feet2.1336 
Burthen328 7594Tons BM 

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1804 - 23.3.1806Capitaine MarchandJacques Ransonnet (1778-1861)ref:694

Service History


DateEventSource
26.3.1806Taken by Pique (36) in the West Indies


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
ref:694Amiraux , Capitaines et corsaires de BelgiqueRevue Neptunus Web Site
 

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