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Zephier

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Zefir
Nominal Guns36M01
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of Amsterdam
Keel Laid Down1785BWAS-1793
Launched2.10.1786M01
How acquiredPurpose builtM01
ShipyardAmsterdam - Holland M01
CategoryFifth RateM01
National RateSixth CharterM01
Ship TypeFrigate M01
Sailing RigShip RiggedM01
Captured6.3.1796M01
Becomes
British Fifth Rate frigate 'Eurus' (1796) (32) 1796-1834
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentM01
Length of Gundeck139' 8"Amsterdam Feet39.3562 (129′ 1″ Imperial)
Breadth37' 8"Amsterdam Feet10.5041 (34′ 5″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold15' 8"Amsterdam Feet4.2877 (14′ 0″ Imperial)

Service History


DateEventSource
6.3.1793Taken by
Andromeda (32) 1784-1808
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
in port at Forth

6.3.1796Taken by
Kite (18) 1795-1805
British 18 Gun
Unrated Sloop
in port at Forth


 

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