Crescent

25951
Nominal Guns32NWF
NationalityAlgeria
OperatorState Navy
Launched29.6.1797NWF
How acquiredPurpose builtNWF
ShipyardPortsmouth - New Hampshire NWF
Designed byJosiah Fox (1763-1847)NWF
CategoryFifth RateNWF
Ship TypeFrigate NWF
Sailing RigShip RiggedNWF
Last Mentioned1805NWF

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNWF
Length of Gundeck122' 0"Imperial Feet37.1856 
Breadth32' 0"Imperial Feet9.7536 
Depth in Hold10' 2"Imperial Feet3.0988 

Service History


DateEventSource
20.1.1798

Sailed to Algiers

ref:741


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NWFNaval Warfare Forum (The Premier Forum for the period)VariousWeb Site
ref:741The Encyclopedia of the Wars of the Early American Republic, 1783–1812Ed. Spencer C. TuckerBook
 

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