Le Guadeloupe

19773
Nominal Guns28NNF-1774
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
PreviouslyBritish Sixth Rate frigate 'Guadeloupe' (1763) (28)
Captured10.10.1781BWAS-1714
ShipyardPlymouth Dockyard BWAS-1714
Ship ClassCoventry Class
Designed bySir Thomas Slade (1703-1771)BWAS-1714
CategorySixth RateNNF-1774
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Deleted from list1786NNF-1774

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck118' 4"Imperial Feet35.972 
Length of Keel97' 3 ½"Imperial Feet29.5783 
Breadth33' 8"Imperial Feet10.1261 
Depth in Hold10' 6"Imperial Feet3.2004 
Burthen586 3094Tons BM 

Armament


10.1781Broadside Weight = 116 French Livre (125.1872 lbs 56.782 kg)NNF-1774
Upper Gun Deck24 French 9-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 French 4-Pounder

1784Broadside Weight = 92 French Livre (99.2864 lbs 45.034 kg)NNF-1774
Upper Gun Deck20 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
10.1781280 NNF-1715

Service History


DateEventSource
1784Refitted as a 26 gun Sixth Rate Frigate


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1774Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1774 à 1792Alain DemerliacBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
NNF-1715Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1715 à 1774Alain DemerliacBook
 

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