La Comtesse de Provence

Nominal Guns22NNF-1774
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorPrivate Owners
Keel Laid Down4.1779NNF-1774
First Commissioned4.1780NNF-1774
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1774
ShipyardDunkerque - Flanders NNF-1774
Ship TypeFrigate NNF-1774
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1774
Bought by the Navy4.1780NNF-1774
BecomesFrench frigate 'Robecq' (1780) (18)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck111' 5 ½"Imperial Feet33.8455 
Length of Keel92' 1 ⅞"Imperial Feet28.0638 
Breadth28' 2 ⅜"Imperial Feet8.5439 
Depth in Hold12' 6 ½"Imperial Feet3.6703 
Burthen387 4394Tons BM 


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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