L'Aréthuse

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Nominal Guns18BWAS-1714
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorState Navy
Launched29.4.1798BWAS-1714
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1714
ShipyardNantes - Brittany BWAS-1714
Designed by Jean-François Gauthier (1733-1800)BWAS-1714
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1714
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1714
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1714
Captured11.10.1799BWAS-1714
BecomesBritish sloop 'Raven' (1799) (18)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck107' 7"Imperial Feet32.639 
Length of Keel85' 0 ¾"Imperial Feet25.9271 
Breadth29' 4 ¼"Imperial Feet8.8456 
Depth in Hold13' 7 ½"Imperial Feet3.9751 
Burthen389 8194Tons BM 

Service History


DateEventSource
11.10.1799Taken by Excellent (74) near Lorient

 

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