Meermin

1766
Nominal Guns16M01
NationalityDutch Republic
OperatorAdmiralty of Zealand
Launched1784M01
How acquiredPurpose builtM01
ShipyardVlissingen - Zeeland - Walcheren M01
CategoryUnratedM01
National RateEighth CharterM01
Ship TypeBrig M01
Captured4.3.1796BWAS-1793
BecomesFrench Privateer 'La Marie Désirée' (1757) (16)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck74' 7"Imperial Feet22.5997 
Breadth26' 3"Imperial Feet7.9375 
Depth in Hold9' 9"Imperial Feet2.9718 
Burthen203Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentM01
Length of Gundeck83' 0"Amsterdam Feet23.4973 (77′ 0″ Imperial)
Breadth28' 0"Amsterdam Feet7.9268 (26′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold11' 6"Amsterdam Feet3.2685 (10′ 8″ Imperial)
Burthen203Tons BM 

Service History


DateEventSource
6.2.1795Arrived at PlymouthBWAS-1793
4.3.1796Taken by the British at Plymouth


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
M01Dutch Navy Vessels 1700-1799 (Manuscript)Ron von MannenDocument
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
 

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