L'Aigle

19555
Nominal Guns40NNF-1774
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorPrivate Owners
Keel Laid Down1779NNF-1774
Launched11.2.1780NNF-1774
First Commissioned3.1781
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1774
ShipyardSt Malo NNF-1774
Designed byJacques-Noël Sané (1740-1831)NNF-1774
Constructor DujardinNNF-1774
CategoryMerchantmanNNF-1774
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Bought by the Navy4.1782NNF-1774
BecomesFrench Fifth Rate frigate 'L'Aigle' (1782) (40)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1774
Length of Gundeck138' 10"French Feet (Pied du Roi)44.8224 (147′ 0″ Imperial)
Breadth35' 10"French Feet (Pied du Roi)11.368 (37′ 3″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold17' 10"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.5216 (18′ 1″ Imperial)

Service History


DateEventSource
16.2.1782Taken by Prudente (38)


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1774Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1774 à 1792Alain DemerliacBook
 

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