Le Serpent

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Nominal Guns16BWAS-1793
NationalityEmpire Français
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down9.1806BWAS-1793
Launched30.10.1807BWAS-1793
First Commissioned1.1808BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardPaimboeuf - Brittany BWAS-1793
Ship ClassPalinure ClassBWAS-1793
Designed byFrançois Timothée Benjamin Pestel (1763-1828)BWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1793
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1793
Captured17.7.1808BWAS-1793
BecomesBritish sloop 'Asp' (1808) (16)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck98' 8 ½"Imperial Feet29.8831 
Length of Keel78' 7 ½"Imperial Feet23.7871 
Breadth28' 3 ⅛"Imperial Feet8.5376 
Depth in Hold8' 0"Imperial Feet2.4384 
Burthen334Tons BM 

Service History


DateEventSource
17.7.1808Taken by Acasta (40) at La Quaira

 

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