L'Invincible Général Bonaparte

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Invincible Bonaparte
Nominal Guns18BWAS-1793
NationalityRépublique française
OperatorPrivate Owners
Launched1798BWAS-1793
Home PortBordeaux - Gascony BWAS-1793
How acquiredBuilt by ContractBWAS-1793
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1793
CategoryPrivateerBWAS-1793
Ship TypeShip BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Captured9.12.1798BG
BecomesBritish sloop 'Brazen' (1798) (18)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck105' 2 ½"Imperial Feet32.0167 
Length of Keel86' 3 ⅞"Imperial Feet26.235 
Breadth28' 1 ½"Imperial Feet8.5471 
Depth in Hold13' 7 ½"Imperial Feet3.9751 
Burthen363 1794Tons BM 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1798 Salancheref:692

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
9.12.1798170 BG

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1798Corsaire CaptainJean Pierre Lamotheref:692

Service History


DateEventSource
9.12.1798

16 days from Bordeaux and never having made any capture

BG
9.12.1798Taken by Boadicea (38) BG


Notes on Ship


ArmamentsBG

20 guns of 12 and 18-pounder and quite new ship



Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
BGThe London GazetteOfficialWeb Site
ref:692Base de donnés sur les capitaines corsaires , les navires et les armateursJJ SaleinWeb Site
 

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