Le Nightingale

28532
Nominal Guns24ref:1059
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
PreviouslyBritish Sixth Rate ship 'Nightingale' (1702) (24)
Captured24.8.1707ref:1059
ShipyardChatham Dockyard - Chatham BWAS-1603
ConstructorRobert Shortis (d.1705)BWAS-1603
CategorySixth Rateref:1059
Ship TypeFrigate ref:1059
Sailing RigShip Riggedref:1059
Captured27.12.1707ref:1059

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck93' 0"Imperial Feet28.3464 
Length of Keel78' 9"Imperial Feet23.803 
Breadth24' 6"Imperial Feet7.3533 
Depth in Hold10' 8"Imperial Feet3.2512 
Burthen251 4094Tons BM 

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
12.1707 - 27.12.1707Capitaine de FrégateThomas Smith (d.1708)ref:1059

Service History


DateEventSource
27.12.1707Taken by Ludlow Castle (42) ref:1059

 

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