Le Tapageur

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Nominal Guns14NNF-1774
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1778NNF-1774
Launched12.1778NNF-1774
First Commissioned1779
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1774
ShipyardDunkerque NNF-1774
Ship ClassMutin Class
CategoryUnratedNNF-1774
Ship TypeCutter
Captured15.3.1779BWAS-1714
BecomesBritish cutter 'Tapageur' (1779) (14)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1774
Length of Gundeck75' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)24.36 (79′ 11″ Imperial)
Length of Keel65' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)21.112 (69′ 3″ Imperial)
Breadth24' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.7952 (25′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold11' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.5728 (11′ 8″ Imperial)
Draught Forward8' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)2.5984 (8′ 6″ Imperial)
Draught Aft11' 9"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.8164 (12′ 6″ Imperial)

Armament


1779Broadside Weight = 42 French Livre (45.3264 lbs 20.559 kg)NNF-1774
Gun Deck14 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
177885Design Complement

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1779 - 15.3.1779Corsaire CaptainYves Hugotref:692

Service History


DateEventSource
15.3.1779Taken by Milford (28)


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1774Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1774 à 1792Alain DemerliacBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ref:692Base de donnés sur les capitaines corsaires , les navires et les armateursJJ SaleinWeb Site
 

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