Le Vengeance -> 1795 Venus

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Nominal Guns18BWAS-1793
NationalityRépublique française
OperatorState Navy
Launched1793BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardBordeaux - Gascony BWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeCorvette BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Captured22.10.1800BWAS-1793
BecomesBritish sloop 'Scout' (1800) (18)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck111' 0"Imperial Feet33.8328 
Length of Keel89' 10 ⅝"Imperial Feet27.1431 
Breadth29' 1 ½"Imperial Feet8.8519 
Depth in Hold13' 4"Imperial Feet3.9624 
Burthen405 5394Tons BM 

Service History


DateEventSource
5.1795Renamed VenusBWAS-1793


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
 

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Posted by Tim Oakley on Wednesday 22nd of August 2012 12:12

I have Fisguard as being present at the capture with the Indfatigable

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