Le Hasard -> 1746 Prince Charles

Nominal Guns14NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
PreviouslyBritish sloop 'Hazard' (1744) (10)
ShipyardRotherhithe - London - Surrey BWAS-1714
Ship ClassMerlin ClassBWAS-1714
Designed by Jacob Ackworth (c.1668-1748/49)BWAS-1714
Constructor John BuxtonBWAS-1714
Ship TypeSnow NNF-1715
Sailing RigSnowNNF-1715
BecomesBritish sloop 'Hazard' (1746) (10)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck92' 3 ¾"Imperial Feet28.0607 
Length of Keel74' 11 ⅛"Imperial Feet22.5584 
Breadth26' 2"Imperial Feet7.9333 
Depth in Hold12' 0"Imperial Feet3.6576 
Burthen272 8394Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeckc90' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi) 
Breadthc24' 4"French Feet (Pied du Roi)0.0045 (0′ 0″ Imperial)

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
12.1745614 officer, 57 menNNF-1715

Service History

3.1745/46Renamed Prince CharlesNNF-1715
25.3.1746Sheerness v Hasard
25.3.1746Taken by Sheerness (20) Tongue Bay


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