Le Actif -> 1800 Moucheron

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Nominal Guns16BWAS-1793
NationalityRépublique française
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1799BWAS-1793
Home PortBordeaux - Gascony NNF-1792
ShipyardBordeaux - Gascony BWAS-1793
CategoryPrivateerBWAS-1793
Ship TypeBrig BWAS-1793
Captured16.2.1801BWAS-1793
BecomesBritish sloop 'Moucheron' (1801) (16)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck93' 0"Imperial Feet28.3464 
Length of Keel76' 1 ⅞"Imperial Feet23.187 
Breadth26' 7"Imperial Feet7.9248 
Depth in Hold12' 0"Imperial Feet3.6576 
Burthen286 2494Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1792
Burthen250Tonneaux 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen250French Tonneaux245.729 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1801120 ref:692
16.2.1801130 BG

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1801 - 16.2.1801Corsaire Captain Pruvostref:692

Service History


DateEventSource
1800Renamed MoucheronNNF-1792
16.2.1801Taken by Revolutionaire (36) on the Irish Station


Notes on Ship


ArmamentsBG

16 guns of  6 and 12-pounders



Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
NNF-1792Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1792 à 1799Alain DemerliacBook
ref:692Base de donnés sur les capitaines corsaires , les navires et les armateursJJ SaleinWeb Site
BGThe London GazetteOfficialWeb Site
 

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