La Fauvette

16014
Nominal Guns10NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down2.1743NNF-1715
Acquired9.1743NNF-1715
First Commissioned1.1744NNF-1715
ShipyardBrest - Brittany NNF-1715
Ship ClassFauvette ClassNNF-1715
ConstructorJoseph Véronique Charles Chapelle (1716-1791)NNF-1715
CategoryUnratedNNF-1715
Ship TypeGabarre NNF-1715
Last Mentioned11.1775NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck80' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)25.984 (85′ 2″ Imperial)
Length of Keel71'0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)23.0608 (75′ 7″ Imperial)
Breadth20' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.496 (21′ 3″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold10' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.248 (10′ 7″ Imperial)
Displacementc320Ton 
Burthen225Ton 

Armament


1.1744Broadside Weight = 8 French Livre (8.6336 lbs 3.916 kg)NNF-1715
Gun Deck4 French 4-Pounder

1747Broadside Weight = 20 French Livre (21.584 lbs 9.79 kg)NNF-1715
Gun Deck10 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1.174428 NNF-1715
174784 NNF-1715

Service History


DateEventSource
1747Refitted as a 10 gun Unrated Corvette

 

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