Duquesne

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Nominal Guns74BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyFrench Third Rate ship of the line 'Le Duquesne' (1788) (74)
Captured25.7.1803BWAS-1793
ShipyardToulon - Provence E-WIKI
Ship ClassDuquesne Group variant of Téméraire ClassE-WIKI
Designed by Jacques-Noël Sané (1740-1831)E-WIKI
CategoryThird RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeShip of the Line BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Broken Up7.1805BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck182' 2"Imperial Feet55.4742 
Length of Keel150' 4 ½"Imperial Feet45.7327 
Breadth48' 9 ½"Imperial Feet14.6431 
Depth in Hold15' 1"Imperial Feet4.5771 
Burthen1,903 1794Tons BM 

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
8.1803 - 4.1804Captain James Walker (1764-1831)BWAS-17934.1804 - 7.1804Captain William Fitzroy (1782-1857)BWAS-17937.1804 - 8.1804Captain John William Spranger (d.1822)BWAS-1793

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
9.1804 - 10.1804Midshipman Vere Warner Hussey Bogle (1787-?)NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
22.8.1804Arrived at SheernessBWAS-1793
7.1805Broken up at ChathamBWAS-1793

 

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