Le Hardi Mendiant

16680
Nominal Guns8BG
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1758ref:692
Home PortDunkerque - Flanders BG
ShipyardUnknownBG
CategoryPrivateerBG
Ship TypeCutter BG
Captured15.2.1759BG

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen70French Tonneaux68.53 

Armament


1758Broadside Weight = 25.5 French Livre (27.5196 lbs 12.4824 kg)ref:692
Gun Deck8 French 6-Pounder
Gun Deck6 French Swivel

15.2.1759Broadside Weight = 24 French Livre (25.9008 lbs 11.748 kg)BG
Gun Deck8 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
175854 ref:692
15.2.175960 BG

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1758 - 15.2.1759Corsaire Captain Jean Melenaerref:692

Service History


DateEventSource
15.2.1759Taken by Montagu (60) BG


Notes on Ship


CaptureBG

Admiralty Office, February 22.

Captain Parker also took on the 15th Instant, a Cutter Privateer of Dunkirk, called Le Hardi Mendiant, commanded by Jean Meuleuaer, of 8  6-pounders and 60 men.



 

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