Nominal Guns40E-WIKI
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down3.1794E-WIKI
First Commissioned12.1795E-WIKI
How acquiredPurpose builtE-WIKI
ShipyardDieppe - Normandy E-WIKI
Ship ClassRomaine ClassE-WIKI
Designed by Pierre-Alexander Forfait (1752-1807)E-WIKI
CategoryFifth RateE-WIKI
Ship TypeFrigate E-WIKI
Sailing RigShip RiggedE-WIKI
Deleted from list1815E-WIKI


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentFWIKI
Length of Gundeck149' 3"French Feet (Pied du Roi)48.3969 (158′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth38' 9"French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.3729 (40′ 7″ Imperial)


20.5.1795Broadside Weight = 408 French Livre (440.3136 lbs 199.716 kg)FWIKI
Gun Deck24 French 24-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 French 36-Pounder Carronade
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 French 8-Pounder

Service History

15.7.1796Action of the 1796-07-15
7.7.1800Attack on Dunkirk
4.2.1805Action of 1805-02-04
5.1807Escape of the Spartan


E-WIKIWikipediaVarious, Web Site
FWIKIWikipedia - FranceVarious, Web Site

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