L'Acteon

21979
Nominal Guns16BWAS-1793
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down6.1803BWAS-1793
Launched10.7.1804BWAS-1793
First Commissioned10.1804BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardRochefort - Aunis BWAS-1793
Ship ClassLynx ClassBWAS-1793
Designed by Pierre-Elisabeth RollandBWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeBrig-Corvette BWAS-1793
Captured2.10.1806BWAS-1793
BecomesBritish sloop 'Actaeon' (1806) (16)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck94' 0"Imperial Feet28.6512 
Length of Keel73' 6 ⅝"Imperial Feet22.2663 
Breadth29' 3"Imperial Feet8.8477 
Depth in Hold8' 1"Imperial Feet2.4638 
Burthen334 6894Tons BM 

Armament


1806Broadside Weight = 48 French Livre (51.8016 lbs 23.496 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck16 French 6-pound Obusier

Service History


DateEventSource
2.10.1806Taken by Egyptienne (40) off Rochefort

 

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