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Le Révolutionnaire

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Nominal Guns42E-WIKI
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorState Navy
Ordered3.7.1793E-WIKI
Keel Laid Down10.1793E-WIKI
Launched28.5.1794E-WIKI
First Commissioned8.1794E-WIKI
How acquiredPurpose builtE-WIKI
ShipyardLe Havre - Normandy E-WIKI
Ship ClassSeine Class (1793)E-WIKI
Designed by
Pierre-Alexander ForfaitFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Administrator
Service 1773-1806
E-WIKI
CategoryFifth RateE-WIKI
National RateQuatrième Rang
Ship TypeFrigateE-WIKI
Sailing RigShip RiggedE-WIKI
Captured21.10.1794E-WIKI
Becomes

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentE-WIKI
Length of Keel146' 4"French Feet (Pied du Roi)47.4232 (155′ 7″ Imperial)
Breadth37' 2"French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.0253 (39′ 5″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold18'French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.8735 (19′ 3″ Imperial)

Armament


28.5.1794Broadside Weight = 378 French Livre (407.9376 lbs 185.031 kg)E-WIKI
Gun Deck28 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 French 36-Pounder Carronade
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 French 9-Pounder

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
5.1794 - 21.10.1794Capitaine de Frégate
Antoine René ThévenardFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1794-1798
TRN4

Service History


DateEventSource
21.10.1794Capture of the Révolutionnaire
21.10.1794Taken by
Artois (38) 1794-1797
British 38 Gun
5th Rate Frigate

21.10.1794Taken by
Galatea (32) 1794-1809
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate

21.10.1794Taken by
Arethusa (38) 1781-1814
British 38 Gun
5th Rate Frigate

21.10.1794Taken by
Diamond (38) 1794-1812
British 38 Gun
5th Rate Frigate


 

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