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Nominal Guns10NNF-1774
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down2.1776NNF-1774
Launched27.7.1776NNF-1774
First Commissioned8.1776NNF-1774
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1774
ShipyardLe Havre - Normandy NNF-1774
Constructor
Jean-Joseph GinouxFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
NNF-1774
CategoryUnratedNNF-1774
Ship TypeCorvette NNF-1774
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1774
Last Mentioned8.1780NNF-1774

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1774
Length of Gundeck80' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)25.984 (85′ 2″ Imperial)
Length of Keel68' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)22.0864 (72′ 5″ Imperial)
Breadth20' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.496 (21′ 3″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold10' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.4104 (11′ 2″ Imperial)
Burthen115  

Armament


8.1776Broadside Weight = 20 French Livre (21.584 lbs 9.79 kg)NNF-1774
Gun Deck10 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
8.177660 NNF-1774

Service History


DateEventSource
27.7.17781st Battle of Ushant
8.1780Refitted as a 2 gun Unrated Aviso

 

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