Mignonne

5396
Nominal Guns32
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyFrench Fifth Rate frigate 'La Mignonne' (1767) (32)
Captured10.8.1794
ShipyardToulon - Provence NNF-1715
Designed byClaude Saucillon (d.1785)NNF-1715
CategoryFifth Rate
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Burnt31.7.1797

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Burthen684Tons BM 

Armament


11.1795Broadside Weight = 135 Imperial Pound ( 61.2225 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck26 British 9-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 British 6-Pounder

6 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
9.1794 - 1795CommanderHenry Hotham (1777-1833)BWAS-179311.1795 - 13.6.1796CommanderRalph Willett Miller (d.1799)BWAS-179313.6.1796 - 19.9.1796Captaind'Arcy Preston (d.1847)BWAS-179319.9.1796 - 10.1796CaptainCharles Stuart (d.c.1814)BWAS-179310.1796 - 12.1796CaptainJohn GiffardBWAS-179323.12.1796 - 31.7.1797CaptainThe Hon. Philip WodehouseBWAS-1793

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
4.4.1795 - 6.4.1796MasterPhilip Thomas (d.1830)ADM29-1

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1803 - 1805MidshipmanNicholas Alexander (1789-1852)NBD1849

Service History


DateEventSource
9.1794Commissioned in the MediterraneanBWAS-1793
31.7.1797Burnt as useless at Porto-FerrajoBWAS-1793


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1715Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1715 à 1774Alain DemerliacBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
ADM29-1ADM 29/1 1802-1814 Admiralty: Warrant Officers. Entry Books of Certificates of Service Document
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
 

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