Le Figaro

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Nominal Guns10BWAS-1793
NationalityEmpire Français
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1808lesCorse
First Commissioned11.10.1808lesCorse
Home PortBoulogne-sur-Mer - Picardy ref:692
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1793
CategoryPrivateerBWAS-1793
Ship TypeUnknown
Captured6.7.1811BWAS-1793

Armament


6.7.1811Broadside Weight UnknownBG
Gun Deck10 French Canons de Fonte

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1808 - 1811/07/06 Delporte et Frèresref:692
1809 - 1811/07/06 DupontlesCorse

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
11.10.180857 lesCorse
6.7.181150 BG

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
11.10.1808 - 15.6.1809Corsaire CaptainJean Gabriel DemaylesCorse1809 - 1810Corsaire CaptainJean Gabriel DemaylesCorse1810Corsaire CaptainJoseph François La Rueref:69215.5.1810 - 6.11.1811Corsaire CaptainPierre Clément SénécallesCorse

Service History


DateEventSource
15.5.1810

After his depart from Boulogne the 15/05/1810 , took the ships :

"Lidya" , sold for 137476 Francs

"Industria" , sold for 30074 Francs

"Zénon" , sold for 301433 Francs

and "Mercurias" , "Alonzo" , "Reuthier" , "Fire-Sodskende" , "St-Jorgen" , "Karin-Margaretta"

 

lesCorse
6.7.1811Taken by Plover (18) off the Naze of NorwayBG


Notes on Ship


OwnerlesCorse

After the second cruise of Captain Demay



Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
lesCorseLes CorsairesHenri MaloWeb Site
ref:692Base de donnés sur les capitaines corsaires , les navires et les armateursJJ SaleinWeb Site
BGThe London GazetteOfficialWeb Site
 

Previous comments on this page

Posted by El Rojo on Sunday 31st of March 2019 13:43

Bonjour, d'après l'Etat des services de Dominique Charles Dewatre, Premier lieutenant du Figaro pour la campagne 1810-1811, le Figaro est un lougre.
Ref: Service historique de la Défense à Vincennes (France), dossier individuel, CC7 702.
Ship type : lugger.
Regards, R

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