Ceres

6580
Nominal Guns40NNF-1800
NationalityEmpire Français
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down3.1811NNF-1800
Launched12.8.1812NNF-1800
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1800
ShipyardBrest - Brittany NNF-1800
Ship ClassPallas ClassNNF-1800
Designed byJacques-Noël Sané (1740-1831)NNF-1800
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1800
National RateTroisième RangNNF-1800
Ship TypeFrigate NNF-1800
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1800
Captured6.1.1814NNF-1800
BecomesBritish Fifth Rate frigate 'Seine' (1814) (38)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1800
Length of Gundeck46.93Meters153′ 11″ Imperial
Length of Keel42.41Meters139′ 1″ Imperial
Breadth11.91Meters39′ 0″ Imperial
Depth in Hold6.20Meters20′ 4″ Imperial
Burthen790Ton 

Armament


12.8.1812Broadside Weight = 428 French Livre (461.8976 lbs 209.506 kg)NNF-1800
Upper Gun Deck28 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle8 French 36-Pounder Carronade
Quarterdeck/Forecastle8 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1805344Design Complement

Service History


DateEventSource
6.1.1814Taken by Niger (38)
6.1.1814Taken by Tagus (36)

 

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