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Nominal Guns14NNF-1792
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorState Navy
ShipyardBordeaux - Gascony NNF-1792
Ship TypeSchooner NNF-1792
BecomesBritish sloop 'Saint Lucia' (1803) (14)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck85' 6"Imperial Feet25.9385 
Length of Keel65' 0"Imperial Feet19.812 
Breadth23' 0"Imperial Feet7.0104 
Burthen183Tons BM 


1796Broadside Weight = 24 French Livre (25.9008 lbs 11.748 kg)NNF-1792
Gun Deck12 French 4-Pounder

4.1803Broadside Weight = 32 French Livre (34.5344 lbs 15.664 kg)NNF-1792
Gun Deck16 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
179659 NNF-1792

Service History

16.10.1799Took the Schooner Charlotte (8) off Hispaniola
24.6.1803Taken by Emerald (36) off St Lucia


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