La Clorinde

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Nominal Guns44NNF-1800
NationalityEmpire Français
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down11.1806NNF-1800
Launched8.8.1808NNF-1800
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1800
ShipyardPaimboeuf - Brittany NNF-1800
Ship ClassPallas ClassNNF-1800
Designed by Jacques-Noël Sané (1740-1831)NNF-1800
Constructor Mathurin CrucyNNF-1800
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1800
Ship TypeFrigate NNF-1800
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1800
Captured26.2.1814NNF-1800
BecomesBritish Fifth Rate frigate 'Aurora' (1814) (38)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1800
Length of Gundeck46.93Meters153′ 11″ Imperial
Length of Keel42.41Meters139′ 1″ Imperial
Breadth11.91Meters39′ 0″ Imperial
Depth in Hold6.20Meters20′ 4″ Imperial
Burthen790Ton 

Armament


8.8.1808Broadside Weight = 428 French Livre (461.8976 lbs 209.506 kg)NNF-1800
Upper Gun Deck28 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle8 French 36-Pounder Carronade
Quarterdeck/Forecastle8 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1805344Design Complement

Service History


DateEventSource
13.12.1809Actions of December 1809
13.12.1809Took the Frigate Junon (38) in mid-AtlanticBWAS-1793
20.5.1811Action off Madagascar
25.2.1814Capture of the Clorinde
26.2.1814Taken by the British in the Atlantic
26.2.1814Taken by Dryad (36) off Ushant
26.2.1814Taken by Eurotas (38) off Ushant

 

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