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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 by
Jean-Louis PestelFrench
Ship Builder
BWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeBrig BWAS-1793
Captured4.8.1798BWAS-1793
Becomes
British gun-brig 'Aventurier' (1798) (16) 1798-1802
British 16 Gun
Unrated Gun-brig

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Burthen192Tons BM 

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1798 - 4.8.1798Lieutenant de Frégate
E. G. RaffyFrench
Naval Sailor
TRN4

Service History


DateEventSource
3.8.1798Capture of the Aventurier
4.8.1798Taken by
Melpomene (38) 1794-1815
British 38 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
at Correjou by boat attack

4.8.1798Taken by
Childers (10) 1778-1811
British 10 Gun
Unrated Sloop
at Correjou by boat attack


 

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