La Calypso

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Nominal Guns40NNF-1800
NationalityEmpire Français
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down11.1803NNF-1800
Launched9.1.1807NNF-1800
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1800
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1800
Ship ClassGloire ClassNNF-1800
Designed byPierre-Alexander Forfait (1752-1807)NNF-1800
ConstructorMathurin CrucyNNF-1800
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1800
Ship TypeFrigate NNF-1800
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1800
Sold1814NNF-1800

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1800
Length of Gundeck47.75Meters156′ 7″ Imperial
Length of Keel42.55Meters139′ 7″ Imperial
Breadth12.13Meters39′ 9″ Imperial
Depth in Hold6.01Meters19′ 8″ Imperial
Burthen710Ton 

Armament


9.1.1807Broadside Weight = 512 French Livre (552.5504 lbs 250.624 kg)NNF-1800
Upper Gun Deck28 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle14 French 36-Pounder Carronade
Quarterdeck/Forecastle2 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1803340Design Complement

Service History


DateEventSource
27.2.1809Action at Sables d'Olonne
3.1809Refloated but unuseableNNF-1800

 

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