L'Escamoteur

20363
Nominal Guns10NNF-1774
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1782NNF-1774
Home PortDunkerque - Flanders NNF-1774
ShipyardDunkerque - Flanders NNF-1774
CategoryPrivateerNNF-1774
Ship TypeCutter BG
Captured25.9.1782BG

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen65French Tonneaux76.362 

Armament


25.9.1782Broadside Weight = 28 French Livre (30.2176 lbs 13.706 kg)BG
Gun Deck14 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
178253 NNF-1774
25.9.178265 BG

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1782 - 25.9.1782Corsaire CaptainThomas RobertsBG

Service History


DateEventSource
22.9.1782

Depart from Dunkirk

Took a brig and a sloop

BG
25.9.1782Taken by Fly (14) with his 2 prizes : a brig and a sloopBG


Notes on Ship


ArmamentsBG

Pierced for 16 guns



Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1774Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1774 à 1792Alain DemerliacBook
BGThe London GazetteOfficialWeb Site
ref:692Base de donnés sur les capitaines corsaires , les navires et les armateursJJ SaleinWeb Site
 

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