L'Atalante

4655
Nominal Guns18BWAS-1793
NationalityRépublique française
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1803BWAS-1793
Home PortBordeaux - Gascony BWAS-1793
ShipyardBordeaux - Gascony BWAS-1793
CategoryPrivateerBWAS-1793
National RateCinquième RangBWAS-1793
Ship TypeCorvette BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Captured24.7.1803BWAS-1793
BecomesBritish sloop 'Hawk' (1803) (18)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck90' 11"Imperial Feet27.4574 
Length of Keel76' 11 ½"Imperial Feet23.1775 
Breadth27' 11 ¾"Imperial Feet8.2487 
Depth in Hold8' 2"Imperial Feet2.4892 
Burthen320 4294Tons BM 

Service History


DateEventSource
24.7.1803Taken by Plantagenet (74) in the Bay of Biscay, Rosario (18) in the Bay of Biscay


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
 

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