Le Ceres

20393
Petit Ceres
Nominal Guns18NNF-1774
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
PreviouslyBritish sloop 'Raven' (1782) (18)
Captured7.1.1783BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
Designed byJohn Williams (1700-?)BWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedNNF-1774
Ship TypeCorvette
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Sold1791NNF-1774

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck108' 0"Imperial Feet32.9184 
Length of Keel90' 11 ¼"Imperial Feet27.4384 
Breadth27' 4"Imperial Feet8.2441 
Depth in Hold12' 5"Imperial Feet3.7211 
Burthen361' 2694"Tons BM 

Armament


7.1.1783Broadside Weight = 54 French Livre (58.2768 lbs 26.433 kg)NNF-1774
Upper Gun Deck18 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1.1783180 NNF-1774

Service History


DateEventSource
1791Sold at BrestNNF-1774


Sources


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

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