L'Espoir -> 1793 Lazouski -> 1795 Espoir

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Nominal Guns6NNF-1774
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down12.1787NNF-1774
Launched3.1788NNF-1774
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1774
ShipyardBayonne - Aquitaine NNF-1774
Ship ClassHasard ClassNNF-1774
Designed by Raymond-Antoine Haran (1748-?)NNF-1774
CategoryUnratedNNF-1774
Ship TypeBrig NNF-1774
Captured18.9.1797NNF-1774
BecomesBritish sloop 'Espoir' (1797) (14)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1774
Length of Gundeck84' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)27.2832 (89′ 6″ Imperial)
Length of Keel76' 9"French Feet (Pied du Roi)24.7254 (81′ 1″ Imperial)
Breadth24' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.7952 (25′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold11' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.7352 (12′ 3″ Imperial)
Burthen180Tonneaux 

Armament


3.1788Broadside Weight = 12 French Livre (12.9504 lbs 5.874 kg)NNF-1774
Gun Deck6 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
178881Design Complement

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
2.1792 - 1792Lieutenant de Vaisseau Pierre Martin (1751/52-1820)FWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
9.1793Renamed LazouskiNNF-1774
5.1795Renamed EspoirNNF-1774
18.9.1797Taken by Thalia (36) in the Mediterranean

 

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