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L'Ariane

30373
Nominal Guns32ref:1122
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorState Navy
Ordered11.12.1826ref:1119
Keel Laid Down1.8.1827ref:1119
Launched23.5.1830ref:1122
First Commissioned20.6.1832ref:1122
How acquiredPurpose builtref:1122
ShipyardCherbourg - Normandy ref:1122
Ship ClassAriane Class (1827)ref:1122
Designed by
Paul Marie LerouxFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1806-1853
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CategoryUnratedref:1122
Ship TypeCorvetteref:1122
Sailing RigShip Riggedref:1122
Deleted from list23.11.1850ref:1122

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:1122
Length of Gundeck138' 9"Imperial Feet42.0684 
Moulded Breadth35' 1"Imperial Feet10.6731 
Breadth35' 11"Imperial Feet10.6731 
Depth in Hold14' 1"Imperial Feet4.2736 
Draught Aft16' 3"Imperial Feet4.8895 
Burthen1015French Tonneaux994.664 
Length on the waterline137' 10"Imperial Feet41.7576 

Armament


20.6.1832Broadside Weight = 432 French Livre (466.2144 lbs 211.464 kg)ref:1122
Gun Deck20 French 30-Pound Carronade
Gun Deck2 French 12-Pounder
Spardeck8 French 30-Pound Carronade

1841Broadside Weight = 414 French Livre (446.7888 lbs 202.653 kg)ref:1122
Gun Deck24 French 16cm Paixhans
Spardeck6 French 18-Pound Carronade

Service History


DateEventSource
20.6.1832Put into commission at Cherbourg ref:1119
1833

Takes part in the capture of Bougie (CF Le Ray) with "Victoire" and "Circe" .

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28.1.1834

Departure from Bougie for Toulon .

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7.2.1834Arrived at Toulon ref:1119
28.3.1834

Sailed under CF Ricaudy for Rio from Toulon

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15.5.1834

Arrived at Rio de Janiero

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aft.16.5.1834

Cruise in the South Atlantic .

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29.6.1834

From Rio to Ste Catherine for excursion .

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15.7.1834Arrived at Rio de Janiero ref:1119
10.9.1834

From the 10 to the 19 September 1834 : from Rio to the harbor of Modanado near Montevideo .

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20.9.1834

Assistance to two French whalers in the harbor .

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25.9.1834

Departure and arrival in Montevideo (at 28 N) .

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23.12.1834

Departure from Montevideo for Rio .

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8.1.1835Arrived at Rio de Janiero ref:1119
27.1.1835

Departure for the South Seas .

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3.3.1835

Passage of Cape Horn .

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29.3.1835

At Valparaiso .

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5.5.1835Arrived at Callao ref:1119
17.8.1835

Sailed for San Lorenzo from Callao

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25.8.1835Arrived at Callao ref:1119
5.10.1835

Departure for Cabija .

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24.10.1835

Arrival in Cabija .

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1.11.1835

From the 1 to the 3 November 1835 : from Cabija to Arica .

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13.11.1835

From the 13 to the 19 November 1835 : anchorage at Islay .

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23.11.1835

Arrived at Callao

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28.11.1835

Sailed for France

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24.12.1835

From the 24 December 1835 to the 2 January 1836 : stopover in Valparaiso . 

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15.1.1836

From the 15 to 28 January 1836 : stopover in Montevideo .

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29.1.1836

Passage of Cape Horn .

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15.2.1836

From the 15 to the 28 February 1836 : stopover in Montevideo .

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11.3.1836

From the 11 to the 20 March 1836 : stopover in Rio .

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9.4.1836

From the 9 to the 13 April 1836 : stopover in Bahia .

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13.4.1836

From the 13 to the 14 April 1836 : stopover in Pernambuco .

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6.1836Arrived at Brest ref:1119
1839

Buenos Aires expedition (CC Cosma-Dumanoir) .

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1841

Overhaul in Brest .

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23.11.1850Rerated as a Coal Depot at Brest .ref:1119
1866

Completion of scrapping .

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