L'Aventurier

20644
Nominal Guns14BWAS-1793
NationalityRépublique française
OperatorState Navy
Acquired24.7.1793BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurchased on the StocksBWAS-1793
ShipyardHonfleur - Normandy BWAS-1793
Designed byJean-Louis PestelBWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeBrig BWAS-1793
Captured4.8.1798BWAS-1793
BecomesBritish gun-brig 'Aventurier' (1798) (16)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Burthen192Tons BM 

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1798 - 4.8.1798Lieutenant de FrégateE. G. RaffyTRN4

Service History


DateEventSource
3.8.1798Capture of the Aventurier
4.8.1798Taken by Melpomene (38) at Correjou by boat attack
4.8.1798Taken by Childers (10) at Correjou by boat attack


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
TRN4The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IVWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
 

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