Le Dragon

Nominal Guns16NNF-1774
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
PreviouslyBritish Privateer brig 'Dragon' (1778) (14)
First Commissioned9.1781NNF-1774
Ship TypeBrig
Sailing RigBrig
Burnt to avoid capture1.1783NNF-1774


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentHLP
Burthen112Tons BM 

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
12.17811015 Officers, 96 CrewmenNNF-1774


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Posted by Freddy Van Daele on Thursday 25th of January 2018 17:03

ex-U.S. Washington brig/ Beverly, Mass.1776

Posted by Freddy Van Daele on Tuesday 11th of October 2016 20:55

1782/1783 three masts French Royal Corvette, her commander was Chevalier de l'Espine.

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