Poulette

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Nominal Guns28BWAS-1793
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyFrench Sixth Rate corvette 'La Poulette' (1781) (20)
Captured18.12.1793BWAS-1793
ShipyardToulon - Provence NNF-1774
Ship ClassCoquette ClassNNF-1774
Designed by Joseph-Marie-Blaise Coulomb (1728-1803)NNF-1774
CategorySixth RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeFrigate BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Condemned20.10.1796BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1774
Length of Gundeck119' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)38.6512 (126′ 9″ Imperial)
Length of Keel106' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)34.4288 (112′ 11″ Imperial)
Breadth30' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)9.9064 (32′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold45' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)14.6485 (48′ 0″ Imperial)
Burthen480Ton 

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1.7.1794 - 1796Commander Ralph Willett Miller (d.1799)BWAS-17931796 - 20.10.1796Commander Jeremiah EdwardsBWAS-1793

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
1795Able Seaman William BrownADM 171/8

Service History


DateEventSource
14.3.1795Action off Genoa
20.10.1796Burnt as unservicable at AjaccioBWAS-1793

 

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