Le Pigmy

19240
Nominal Guns10NNF-1774
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
PreviouslyBritish cutter 'Pigmy' (1781) (14)
Captured27.12.1781NNF-1774
ShipyardKing's Boatbuilders - Dover BWAS-1714
Ship ClassAlert Class
Designed byJohn Williams (1700-?)BWAS-1714
ConstructorThomas King (1739-1815)BWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedNNF-1774
Ship TypeCutter
Captured22.7.1782NNF-1774
BecomesBritish cutter 'Pigmy' (1782) (14)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1774
Length of Gundeck65' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)21.112 (69′ 3″ Imperial)
Breadth24' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.7952 (25′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold10' 1"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.2751 (10′ 8″ Imperial)

Service History


DateEventSource
22.7.1782Taken by Panther (14) , Crown (64)


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1774Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1774 à 1792Alain DemerliacBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
 

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