Le Serin -> 1783 Courrier de L'Europe

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Serein in 1774 ??
Nominal Guns14NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down6.1770NNF-1715
Launched2.3.1771NNF-1715
First Commissioned5.1771NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardRochefort - Aunis NNF-1715
CategoryUnratedNNF-1715
Ship TypeCorvette NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Sold1.1789NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck96' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)31.1808 (102′ 3″ Imperial)
Breadth26' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)8.4448 (27′ 8″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold12' 8"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.0059 (13′ 1″ Imperial)
Displacementc400Ton 
Burthen200Ton 

Armament


5.1771Broadside Weight = 42 French Livre (45.3264 lbs 20.559 kg)NNF-1715
Gun Deck14 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.1770100 NNF-1715
9.178343 NNF-1715

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1774Lieutenant de Vaisseau Thibaut-René de Kergariou-Locmaria (1739-1695)FWIKI1775Lieutenant de VaisseauChevalier Charles de Bernard de Marigny (1740-1816)FWIKI1780Lieutenant de Frégate, as auxiliary officer Pierre-François Cornic (1731-1801)FWIKI1783 - 1785Lieutenant de Frégate Pierre-François Cornic (1731-1801)FWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
27.7.17781st Battle of Ushant
9.1783Refitted as a 14 gun Unrated Packet
9.1783Renamed Courrier de L'EuropeNNF-1715
1.1789Sold at Le HavreBWAS-1793

 

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