La Vengeance -> 1795 Vénus

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


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

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


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

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