Le Hornet

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Nominal Guns10BWAS-1714
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
PreviouslyBritish sloop 'Hornet' (1745) (10)
Captured26.1.1746/47BWAS-1714
ShipyardWest Itchenor - Chichester BWAS-1714
Ship ClassMerlin ClassBWAS-1714
Designed by Jacob Ackworth (c.1668-1748/49)BWAS-1714
Constructor John QuallettBWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeSnow BWAS-1714
Sailing RigSnowBWAS-1714
Captured10.1747BWAS-1714
BecomesBritish sloop 'Hornet' (1747) (10)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck91' 0 ½"Imperial Feet27.7495 
Length of Keel73' 9"Imperial Feet22.3266 
Breadth26' 4 ½"Imperial Feet7.9375 
Depth in Hold12' 2"Imperial Feet3.683 
Burthen272 4394Tons BM 

Service History


DateEventSource
10.1747Taken by Triton (20)

 

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