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Tourterelle

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Nominal Guns28
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down9.1793
Acquired18.3.1794
ShipyardHonfleur - Normandy
CategorySixth Rate
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Captured13.3.1795
Becomes
British Sixth Rate frigate 'Tourterelle' (1795) (28) 1795-1816
British 28 Gun
6th Rate Frigate

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck125' 11"Imperial Feet38.101 
Length of Keel108' 3 ¼"Imperial Feet32.9248 
Breadth31' 9 ⅛"Imperial Feet9.452 
Depth in Hold9' 10"Imperial Feet2.7432 
Burthen580 9094Tons BM 

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1795 - 13.3.1795Capitaine de Frégate
G. S. A MontalanFrench
Naval Sailor
TRN4

Service History


DateEventSource
13.3.1795Lively vs Tourterelle
13.3.1795Taken by
Lively (32) 1794-1798
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
off Ushant


 

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