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Nominal Guns14BWAS-1793
NationalityEmpire Français
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1806ref:692
Home PortSt Malo ref:692
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1793
CategoryPrivateerBWAS-1793
Ship TypeLugger ref:692
Captured22.11.1813BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen50French Tonneaux48.95 

Armament


1806Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck5 French Canons de Fonte

1808Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck5 French Canons de Fonte

1809Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck6 French Canons de Fonte

1810Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck14 French Canons de Fonte

1811Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck6 French Canons de Fonte

1813Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck16 French Canons de Fonte

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1806 - 1809 Duboisref:692
1809 - 1811Jean Baptiste Amiel and Cieref:692
1811 - 1813 Thomazeau and Amiel ref:692
1813 - 1813/11/21 Thomazeau Jeune and Cieref:743

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
180673 ref:692
180873 ref:692
181063 ref:692
181169 ref:692
181380 ref:692

6 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1806 - 1.2.1807Corsaire CaptainJoseph Pradère-Niquet (1774-1825)ref:6921808 - 1809Corsaire CaptainJean Guillebeauref:6921809 - 1810Corsaire CaptainAlexandre William Black (1768-1836)ref:6921810 - 11.2.1811Corsaire CaptainPierre Claude Martin (1785-?)ref:74320.11.1811 - 15.4.1812Corsaire CaptainPierre Cormier (1775-?)ref:7431813 - 21.11.1813Corsaire CaptainGuillaume Marie Angenard (1776-1837)ref:692

5 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
17.1.1807 - 29.2.1808Corsaire LieutenantPierre Claude Martin (1785-?)ref:74313.9.1810 - 10.2.1811Capitaine en secondPierre Cormier (1775-?)ref:74320.11.1811 - 15.4.1812Capitaine en secondJean François Dibarboure (1775-1849)ref:7431813 - 21.11.1813Capitaine en secondAndré Poquenet (1780-?)ref:7431813 - 21.11.1813Corsaire LieutenantPierre Cyprien Pradère-Niquetref:743

Service History


DateEventSource
1.2.1807

Disarmed by Captain Pradere-Niquet

ref:692
22.11.1813Taken by Reindeer (16)


Notes on Ship


Prizesref:692

By Captain Pradere-Niquet : Elisabeth , Ariel , Flamouth

By Captain Guillebeau : Todos los y animals

By Captain Martin: Deux Amis , Grinder , Falmouth , Belle Cancela , Leander

By Captain Cormier : Falmouth , Sidbourg , Sedbury ( Silbury )

 



Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
ref:692Base de donnés sur les capitaines corsaires , les navires et les armateursJJ SaleinWeb Site
ref:743Navires et Corsaires AcadiensDaniel BurgotWeb Site
 

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