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La Bellone

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Nominal Guns44NNF-1800
NationalityEmpire Français
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down5.1803NNF-1800
Launched2.1808NNF-1800
First Commissioned7.1808NNF-1800
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1800
ShipyardSaint-Servan - Brittany NNF-1800
Ship ClassConsolante ClassNNF-1800
Designed by
François Timothée Benjamin PestelFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
NNF-1800
Constructor
Jean DenaixFrench
Ship Builder
NNF-1800
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1800
Ship TypeFrigate NNF-1800
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1800
Captured6.12.1810NNF-1800
Becomes
British Fifth Rate frigate 'Junon' (1810) (38) 1810-1817
British 38 Gun
5th Rate Frigate

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1792
Length of Gundeck47.75Meters156′ 7″ Imperial
Length of Keel42.55Meters139′ 7″ Imperial
Breadth12.18Meters39′ 11″ Imperial
Depth in Hold6.17Meters20′ 2″ Imperial
Burthen1,400Ton 

Armament


7.1808Broadside Weight = 428 French Livre (461.8976 lbs 209.506 kg)NNF-1800
Upper Gun Deck28 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle8 French 36-Pounder Carronade
Quarterdeck/Forecastle8 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1795330Design Complement

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1810 - 6.12.1810Capitaine de Vaisseau
Victor Guy Duperré (Baron d'Empire)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1791-1843
FWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
2.11.1809Took the Sloop
Victor (18) 1808-1809
British 18 Gun
Unrated Sloop
in the East Indies

3.7.1810Action of 1810-07-03
29.11.1810Capture of Mauritius
6.12.1810Taken by the British at the Fall of Mauritius

 

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