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Nominal Guns18BWAS-1793
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down5.1793BWAS-1793
Launched24.10.1793BWAS-1793
First Commissioned12.1793BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardBrest - Brittany BWAS-1793
Designed by
Pierre-Augustin Lamothe Kercaradec (Sieur de Kercaradec)French
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1756-1782
BWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeBrig-CorvetteBWAS-1793
Captured13.10.1805BWAS-1793
Becomes
British sloop 'Melville' (1805) (18) 1805-1808
British 18 Gun
Unrated Sloop

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Burthen353Tons BM 

Armament


12.1793Broadside Weight = 108 Imperial Pound ( 48.978 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck18 British 12-Pounder

Service History


DateEventSource
1.6.1794Glorious 1st of June
13.10.1805Taken by
Jason (32) 1804-1815
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
in the West Indies


 

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