Castor

3515
Nominal Guns36GNZ4
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyDutch Sixth Rate frigate 'Castor' (1758) (36)
Captured30.5.1781GNZ4
ShipyardRotterdam - Holland M01
CategoryFifth RateGNZ4
Ship TypeFrigate GNZ4
Sailing RigShip RiggedGNZ4
Captured20.6.1781GNZ4
BecomesFrench Fifth Rate frigate 'Le Castor' (1781) (34)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentM01
Length of Gundeck136' 0"Amsterdam Feet38.5016 (126′ 3″ Imperial)
Breadth37' 0"Amsterdam Feet10.4747 (34′ 4″ Imperial)
Burthen17' 0"Amsterdam Feet4.8127 (15′ 9″ Imperial)

Service History


DateEventSource
19.6.1781Action of 1781-06-19

 

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