Pégase

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

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
21.4.1782Pégase vs Foudroyant
21.4.1782Taken by Foudroyant (80) BWAS-1714


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
 

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