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Le Pégase

2120
Nominal Guns74
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down6.1781
Launched15.10.1781
How acquiredPurpose built
ShipyardBrest - Brittany
CategoryThird Rate
National RatePremier Rang
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Captured21.4.1782
Becomes
British Third Rate ship of the line 'Pegase' (1782) (74) 1782-1815
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck178' 1 ¾"Imperial Feet54.2735 
Length of Keel145' 3 ¾"Imperial Feet44.2151 
Breadth47 11 ½"Imperial Feet0.0127 
Depth in Hold21' 7"Imperial Feet6.5786 
Burthen1,777 6894Tons BM 

Service History


DateEventSource
12.12.17812nd Battle of Ushant
21.4.1782Pégase vs Foudroyant
21.4.1782Taken by
Foudroyant (80) 1758-1787
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
BWAS-1714

 

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