L'Etna

19393
Nominal Guns16E-WIKI
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down6.1794E-WIKI
Launched4.1794E-WIKI
First Commissioned4.1795E-WIKI
How acquiredBuilt by ContractE-WIKI
ShipyardHonfleur - Normandy E-WIKI
Ship ClassEtna Class
Designed by Pierre-Alexander Forfait (1752-1807)E-WIKI
Constructor Andre-François Normand (1726-1812)E-WIKI
CategoryUnratedE-WIKI
Ship TypeCorvette
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Captured13.11.1796E-WIKI
BecomesBritish Sixth Rate post ship 'Cormorant' (1796) (20)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentFWAS1786
Length of Gundeck35.95Meters117′ 11″ Imperial
Length of Keel32.48Meters106′ 6″ Imperial
Breadth9.74Meters31′ 11″ Imperial
Depth in Hold4.82Meters15′ 9″ Imperial

Armament


1796Broadside Weight = 162 French Livre (174.8304 lbs 79.299 kg)E-WIKI
Gun Deck18 French 18-Pounder

Service History


DateEventSource
13.11.1796Taken by Melampus (36)
13.11.1796Taken by Childers (10)

 

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