La Nisus

Nominal Guns16BWAS-1714
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down3.1804BWAS-1714
First Commissioned3.1805BWAS-1714
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1714
ShipyardGranville - Normandy BWAS-1714
Ship ClassPalinure ClassBWAS-1714
Designed byFrançois Timothée Benjamin Pestel (1763-1828)BWAS-1714
Ship TypeBrig-Corvette BWAS-1714
BecomesBritish sloop 'Guadeloupe' (1809) (16)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck98' 8 ⅝"Imperial Feet29.8863 
Length of Keel78' 3 ½"Imperial Feet23.7871 
Breadth28' 4 ¾"Imperial Feet8.5535 
Depth in Hold13' 10"Imperial Feet3.9624 
Burthen335 1494Tons BM 

Service History

12.12.1809Taken by Thetis (38) at Guadeloupe
12.12.1809Taken by Achates (10) at Guadeloupe
12.12.1809Taken by Attentive (12) at Guadeloupe


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