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La Confiance

22705
Nominal Guns22BWAS-1793
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorPrivate Owners
Launched1796BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardBordeaux - Gascony BWAS-1793
CategoryPrivateerBWAS-1793
Ship TypeCorvetteBWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Captured3.6.1805BWAS-1793
Becomes
British sloop 'Confiance' (1805) (18) 1805-1810
British 18 Gun
Unrated Sloop

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck117' 0"Imperial Feet35.6616 
Length of Keel94' 8 ½"Imperial Feet28.6639 
Breadth31' 2 ⅞"Imperial Feet9.471 
Depth in Hold14' 0"Imperial Feet4.2672 
Burthen491 5994Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen300French Tonneaux293.7 
Burthen360French Tonneaux353.419 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1797 - 1799 Principal Managing Ownerref:692
1798 - 1799
Jacques ConteFrench
Ship Owner
Merchant Sailor
Service 1793-1806
Principal Managing Owner
ref:692
1799 - 1800
Jean Baptiste FortierFrench
Ship Owner
Service 1799-1800
Principal Managing Owner
ref:692
1805 - 1805/06/03 Principal Managing Ownerref:692

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1805180 ref:692

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1805 - 3.6.1805Capitaine de Corsaire
André PapinFrench
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Service 1803-1809
ref:692

Service History


DateEventSource
3.2.1799Took the Merchantman
Echo 1792-1799
British Merchant Merchantman
E-WIKI
3.6.1805Taken by
Loire (40) 1798-1818
British 40 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
at Muros



Notes on Ship


Ship and owners ??ref:692

300 Tx all description for Cossin

300 or 360 or 364 Tx for Conte

Same fate for the 2 description : Hms Loire captor

365 Tx for Fortier



 

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