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Nominal Guns32BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyFrench Fifth Rate frigate 'L'Inconstante' (1790) (32)
Captured29.10.1793BWAS-1793
ShipyardRochefort - Aunis NNF-1774
Ship ClassCharmante ClassNNF-1774
Designed byJean-Denis Chevillard (1738-1804)NNF-1774
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeFrigate BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Wrecked8.3.1794BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Burthenc930Tons BM 

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1.12.1793 - 8.2.1794CaptainJohn Lawford (1756-1842) ADM 6/25/65
Commission confirmed 24.7.1794
BWAS-1793

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
10.12.1793 - 8.2.1794LieutenantJohn Allen (1774-1854)NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
12.1793Commissioned at JamaicaBWAS-1793
5.2.1794Sailed with a convoy for EnglandBWAS-1793
8.2.1794Wrecked on a reef at Grand CaymanBWAS-1793


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
NNF-1774Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1774 à 1792Alain DemerliacBook
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
 

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