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Le Courageux

23180
Nominal Guns74E-WIKI
NationalityEmpire Français
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down2.11.1801E-WIKI
Launched3.2.1806E-WIKI
First Commissioned8.4.1806E-WIKI
How acquiredPurpose builtE-WIKI
ShipyardLorient - Brittany E-WIKI
Ship ClassDuquesne Group variant of Téméraire Class (1788)E-WIKI
Designed by
Jacques-Noël SanéFrench
Naval Sailor
Designer
Ship Builder
Administrator
Service 1758-1825
E-WIKI
CategoryThird RateE-WIKI
Ship TypeShip of the LineE-WIKI
Sailing RigShip RiggedE-WIKI
Broken Up16.3.1831E-WIKI

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck172' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)55.8656 (183′ 3″ Imperial)
Length of Keel155' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)50.344 (165′ 2″ Imperial)
Breadth44' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)14.3318 (47′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold22' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.1456 (23′ 5″ Imperial)

Armament


3.2.1806Broadside Weight = 838 French Livre (904.3696 lbs 410.201 kg)BWAS-1793
Lower Gun Deck28 French 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck12 French 8-Pounder
Forecastle4 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
3.2.1806700Design ComplementE-WIKI

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
8.4.1806 - 1807Capitaine de Vaisseau
Amable Gilles TroudeFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1779-1824
E-WIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
16.2.1809Sailed from Lorient E-WIKI
14.4.1809Capture of the d'Hautpoult
29.5.1809Arrived at Cherbourg E-WIKI


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
16.2.1809-29.5.1809Squadron to Martinique 1809
Amable Gilles TroudeFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1779-1824
 
 

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