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L'Aigle

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Nominal Guns40NNF-1774
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Previously
Purchased4.1782NNF-1774
ShipyardSt Malo - Brittany NNF-1774
Designed by
Jacques-Noël SanéFrench
Naval Sailor
Designer
Ship Builder
Administrator
Service 1758-1808
NNF-1774
Constructor
DujardinFrench
Ship Builder
NNF-1774
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1774
National RateQuatrième RangNNF-1774
Ship TypeFrigateNNF-1774
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1774
Captured14.9.1782BWAS-1714
Becomes

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1774
Length of Gundeck138' 10"French Feet (Pied du Roi)44.8224 (147′ 0″ Imperial)
Breadth35' 10"French Feet (Pied du Roi)11.368 (37′ 3″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold17' 10"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.5216 (18′ 1″ Imperial)

Armament


4.1782Broadside Weight = 290 French Livre (312.968 lbs 141.955 kg)NNF-1774
Upper Gun Deck26 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle14 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
4.1782360 NNF-1774

1 Supernumerary


DatesRankNameSource
1782 - 14.9.1782Constructeur Naval, date capture the 11/10/1782 ??
Jean-Joseph Perrin de BoissieuFrench
Naval Sailor
Designer
Ship Builder
Administrator
Service 1770-1830
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Service History


DateEventSource
12.9.1782Took the Sloop
Racoon (14) 1782-1782
British 14 Gun
Unrated Sloop
off the Delaware

14.9.1782Taken by
Lion (64) 1777-1837
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
In the Delaware

14.9.1782Taken by
Warwick (50) 1767-1802
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line


 

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