La Modeste

25453
Nominal Guns40ref:692
NationalityRépublique française
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1794ref:692
Home PortÎle de France - Indian Ocean ref:692
ShipyardUnknownref:692
CategoryPrivateerref:692
Ship TypeCorvette
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Captured4.1798ref:692

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen300French Tonneaux293.7 

Armament


1794Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck40 French Canons de Fonte

1796Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck20 French Canons de Fonte

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1793Charles Pitotref:692
1796Charles Pitotref:692

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
179670 ref:692

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1793Corsaire CaptainJean François Malleroux du Bac (d.1799)ref:6921794Corsaire CaptainLouis Levaillantref:6921796Corsaire CaptainClaude Deschiens de Kerulvay (1745-1796)ref:6921796 - 4.1798Corsaire CaptainJean Marie Dutertre (1768-1811)ref:692


Notes on Ship


Shipref:692

2 captains with a ship : modeste 300 french tx  homeport Port Louis

divergence 1794 40 guns possibles guns and swivels

in 1796 20 guns

Modeste ex Ile de France for Captain Levaillant

For 1793 , guess Captain and owner 1793 to 1798 ?? , no description ship , just same homeport



 

Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page





Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Friday 13th of December 2019 22:47Jan FredrikssonRussian Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Straford' (1712) (50)
Friday 13th of December 2019 20:47Jan FredrikssonRussian Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Straford' (1712) (50)
Friday 13th of December 2019 16:01WandaFrench Fifth Rate frigate 'L'Opale' (1757) (32)
Wednesday 11th of December 2019 21:25Freddy Van DaeleBritish Privateer brig 'Dragon' (1778) (14)
Wednesday 11th of December 2019 15:51CyBritish Third Rate ship of the line 'Culloden' (1783) (74)