Le Victorieux

17738
Nominal Guns4BWAS-1714
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1797BWAS-1714
Home PortDunkerque - Flanders BG
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryPrivateerBWAS-1714
Ship TypeUnknownBWAS-1714
Captured18.2.1797BWAS-1714

Armament


18.2.1797Broadside Weight UnknownBG
Gun Deck4 French Canons de Fonte

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
18.2.179730 BG

Service History


DateEventSource
12.2.1797

Depart from port

BG
18.2.1797Taken by Leopard (50) off ScarboroughBG


Notes on Ship


CaptureBG

Leopard, off Scarboroug , February 18, 1797.

Sir beg leave to acquaint you, that the Squadron under my command this day captured a Privateer, named the Victorieux,of Dunkirk, mounting 4 guns and 30 men, out 6 days, and had taken nothing ; She has painted on her stern, the hope of hull.

I am. Sir, Sec. Sec. Sec.

WM. HARGOOD



 

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