Guerriere

4578
Nominal Guns74
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyFrench Third Rate ship of the line 'Le Peuple Souverain' (1757) (74)
Captured1.8.1798
ShipyardToulon - Provence NNF-1715
Ship ClassSouverain ClassNNF-1715
ConstructorNoel PometNNF-1715
CategoryThird Rate
National RatePremier Rang
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up8.1810

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck174' 9"Imperial Feet53.0383 
Length of Keel140' 5"Imperial Feet42.6752 
Breadth47' 6"Imperial Feet14.3474 
Depth in Hold21' 10"Imperial Feet6.4008 
Burthen1,685 1894Tons BM 

5 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1.1799 - 1.1800CaptainThomas StephensonBWAS-179310.1803 - 11.1804CaptainRobert LloydBWAS-17931806LieutenantCharles TillyBWAS-17931806 - 1807LieutenantThomas SpenceBWAS-17931807MasterStephen TrounceBWAS-1793

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
10.1803 - 11.1804Rear-Admiral of the BlueJohn Knight (1747-1831)BWAS-1793

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
1806 - 4.18061st Class VolunteerJohn Frederick Appleby (1795-1878)NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
9.12.1798RegisteredBWAS-1793
1.1799Receiving ship at GibraltarBWAS-1793
1.1800In OrdinaryBWAS-1793
2.9.1803Action of 1803-09-02


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
14.8.1798-1798Saumarez's Squadron 1798Sir James Saumarez (1757-1836) 
 

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