Le Tigre

17466
Tyger
Nominal Guns26BWAS-1714
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1745BWAS-1714
Home PortSt Malo - Brittany BG
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryPrivateerBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShip BWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Captured22.2.1747BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen300French Tonneaux293.7 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1745 - 1747/02/22Jacques Louis Desmaisonsref:692

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1745337 ref:692
1746325 ref:692
22.2.1747220 BG

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1745Corsaire CaptainJean Pallierref:6921746 - 22.2.1747Corsaire CaptainAlain Bernard Emeric (1725-1781)ref:692

Service History


DateEventSource
1745

Took 8 ships : part of the Admiral of France , 20195 Livres Tournois

ref:692
1746

Took 2 ships under Captain Emeric

ref:692
22.2.1747Taken by Falkland (50) after a chase of 5 hours in the Channel and brought her into Falmouth .BG


Notes on Ship


Date of capture ref:692

In Salein , 5/3/1747



 

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