La Pomone

19310
Nominal Guns32NNF-1774
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down2.1783NNF-1774
Launched16.11.1785NNF-1774
First Commissioned5.1787
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1774
ShipyardUnknownNNF-1774
Designed byCharles-Etienne BombelleNNF-1774
ConstructorHubert Pennevert (1754-1827)NNF-1774
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1774
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Captured23.4.1794NNF-1774
BecomesBritish Fifth Rate frigate 'Pomone' (1794) (44)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1774
Length of Gundeck150' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)48.72 (159′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth37' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.0408 (39′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold18' 4"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.8599 (19′ 2″ Imperial)

Armament


5.1787Broadside Weight = 258 French Livre (278.4336 lbs 126.291 kg)NNF-1774
Upper Gun Deck26 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 French 8-Pounder
Forecastle2 French 8-Pounder

1794Broadside Weight = 372 French Livre (401.4624 lbs 182.094 kg)NNF-1774
Upper Gun Deck28 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 French 36-Pounder Obusier
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.1787325 NNF-1774

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1794 - 23.4.1794UnknownÉtienne Pévroeux (1746-1812)TRN4

Service History


DateEventSource
23.4.1794Action of 1794-04-23


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1774Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1774 à 1792Alain DemerliacBook
TRN4The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IVWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
 

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