La Merveilleuse

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Nominal Guns6BG
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1798ref:692
Home PortDunkerque - Flanders ref:692
ShipyardUnknownref:692
CategoryPrivateerBG
Ship TypeSchooner BG
Captured7.4.1798BG

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen37French Tonneaux41.3977 

Armament


1798Broadside Weight = 0.5 French Livre (0.5396 lbs 0.2448 kg)ref:692
Gun Deck2 French Swivel
Gun Deck2 French Canons de Fonte

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1798 - 1798/04/07 Nanninck ref:692

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
179845under Captain Cardonref:692
179839under Captain Lefebvreref:692

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1798Corsaire Captain François Julien Cardonref:6921798 - 7.4.1798Corsaire Captain Pierre François Lefebvreref:692

Service History


DateEventSource
1798

Disarmed by Captain Cardon at

Dunkerque
ref:692
31.3.1798

Depart 8 days before her capture from

Dunkerque
BG
7.4.1798Taken by Wright (14) despite throwing 5 of her 6 guns overboard in the chaceBG

 

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