Le Furet

Nominal GunsLightly ArmedBG
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorPrivate Owners
Ship TypeLugger BWAS-1714


22.8.1796Broadside Weight = 1.25 French Livre (1.349 lbs 0.612 kg)BG
Gun Deck5 French Swivel

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
22.8.179627 BG

Service History

22.8.1796Taken by Fly (14) off PortlandBG

Notes on Ship


Admiralty Office, August 25, 1796,

Extract of a Letter from Admiral Sir Peter Parker, Bart. Commander in Chief of His Majesty's Ships and Vessels at Portsmouth and Spithead, to Evan Nepean, Esq; dated on board the Royal William, at Spithead, August 23, 1796,
The Fly Sloop has also sent into this port La Furet, French Lugger Privateer, of 5 swivels and 27 men, which she took yesterday 7 leagues from Portland.


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