L'Espiègle

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Nominal Guns6NNF-1774
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1787NNF-1774
Launched1788NNF-1774
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1774
ShipyardBayonne - Aquitaine NNF-1774
Ship ClassHasard ClassNNF-1774
Designed byRaymond-Antoine Haran (1748-?)NNF-1774
CategoryUnratedNNF-1774
Ship TypeBrig NNF-1774
Captured30.11.1793BWAS-1714
BecomesBritish sloop 'Espiegle' (1793) (16)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1774
Length of Gundeck84' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)27.2832 (89′ 6″ Imperial)
Length of Keel76' 9"French Feet (Pied du Roi)24.7254 (81′ 1″ Imperial)
Breadth24' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.7952 (25′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold11' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.7352 (12′ 3″ Imperial)
Burthen180Tonneaux 

Armament


1788Broadside Weight = 12 French Livre (12.9504 lbs 5.874 kg)NNF-1774
Gun Deck6 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
178881Design Complement

Service History


DateEventSource
30.11.1793Taken by Nymphe (36) off Ushant
30.11.1793Taken by Circe (28) off Ushant

 

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