Stork

15621
Nominal Guns16NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
PreviouslyBritish sloop 'Stork' (1756) (10)
Captured6.8.1758NNF-1715
ShipyardShoreham BWAS-1714
Ship ClassAlderney Class
Designed byWilliam BatelyBWAS-1714
Constructor Stone & BarlettBWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedNNF-1715
Ship TypeCorvette
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Deleted from list1760NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck85' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)27.608 (90′ 6″ Imperial)
Breadth23' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.4704 (24′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold10' 2"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.3021 (10′ 10″ Imperial)
Displacementc250Ton 

Armament


6.8.1758Broadside Weight = 35 French Livre (37.772 lbs 17.1329 kg)NNF-1715
Gun Deck14 French 4-Pounder
Gun Deck2 French 3-Pounder
Gun Deck16 Pierrier



Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1715Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1715 à 1774Alain DemerliacBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
 

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