Le Railleur

16553
Nominal Guns20BWAS-1714
NationalityRépublique française
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1797BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryPrivateerBWAS-1714
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1714
Captured17.11.1797BWAS-1714
BecomesBritish sloop 'Railleur' (1797) (14)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck89' 6"Imperial Feet27.1441 
Length of Keel71' 7 ¼"Imperial Feet21.6472 
Breadth26' 2 ¼"Imperial Feet7.9312 
Depth in Hold10' 1 ½"Imperial Feet3.0607 
Burthen261 1894Tons BM 

Service History


DateEventSource
17.11.1797Taken by Anson (64) in the Channel
17.11.1797Taken by Boadicea (38) in the Channel


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
 

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