La Gloire

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Nominal Guns16BWAS-1793
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1800BWAS-1793
Home PortÎle de France - Indian Ocean BG
ShipyardBayonne - Aquitaine BWAS-1793
CategoryPrivateerBWAS-1793
Ship TypeCorvette BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Captured23.3.1801BWAS-1793
BecomesBritish sloop 'Trincomalee' (1801) (16)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck98' 3"Imperial Feet29.8799 
Length of Keel78' 1 ½"Imperial Feet23.7871 
Breadth27' 9"Imperial Feet8.2623 
Depth in Hold14' 0"Imperial Feet4.2672 
Burthen320Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen140French Tonneaux138.039 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1801183when she left the Ile of FranceBG
23.3.1801111 BG

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1800 - 23.3.1801Corsaire Captain Etienne Bourgoinref:692

Service History


DateEventSource
1800

Registred at

Bordeaux
ref:692
1801

Had taken 6 prizes and sunk several others before her capture

BG
23.3.1801Taken by Albatross (16) in the East Indies at the Latitude 15 Deg. 17 Min. N. Longitude 87 Deg. E.BG


Notes on Ship


ArmamentsBG

Mount 18 guns at the depart from Ile de France and 10 guns at the date of capture


Ship TypeBG

French Coppered Sloop ??



 

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