La Vengeance -> 1795 Vénus

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Nominal Guns28BWAS-1793
NationalityRépublique française
OperatorState Navy
Launched1.1794BWAS-1793
First Commissioned4.1794BWAS-1793
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1793
ShipyardBordeaux - Gascony BWAS-1793
CategorySixth RateBWAS-1793
Ship TypeCorvette BWAS-1793
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1793
Captured22.10.1800BWAS-1793
BecomesBritish sloop 'Scout' (1800) (18)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck111' 0"Imperial Feet33.8328 
Length of Keel89' 10 ⅝"Imperial Feet27.1431 
Breadth29' 1 ½"Imperial Feet8.8519 
Depth in Hold13' 4"Imperial Feet3.9624 
Burthen405 5394Tons BM 

Service History


DateEventSource
5.1795Renamed VénusEWIKI
22.10.1800Taken by Fisgard (44) off the Portugese Coast, Indefatigable (64) off the Portugese CoastBG


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
BGThe London GazetteOfficialWeb Site
 

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