La Tamise

Nominal Guns32
NationalityRépublique française
OperatorState Navy
PreviouslyBritish Fifth Rate frigate 'Thames' (1758) (32)
ShipyardBuckler's Hard - Hampshire BWAS-1714
Ship ClassRichmond ClassBWAS-1714
Designed byWilliam BatelyBWAS-1714
ConstructorHenry Adams (1713-1805)BWAS-1714
CategoryFifth Rate
National RateQuatrième Rang
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
BecomesBritish Fifth Rate frigate 'Thames' (1796) (32)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck127' 0"Imperial Feet38.7096 
Length of Keel104' 8 ½"Imperial Feet31.7119 
Breadth34' 4"Imperial Feet10.3886 
Depth in Hold11' 9"Imperial Feet3.5814 
Burthen656 4694Tons BM 

1 Commanding Officer

1794Lieutenant de VaisseauJean Marthe Adrien L'Hermitte (1766-1826)EWIKI

Service History

1.6.1794Glorious 1st of June
22.7.1794Took the Sloop Espion (16) south of the Scilly Isles
23.12.1794Took the Ship Daphne (20)
14.3.1795Action off Genoa
20.3.1796Action off Pointe du Raz
8.6.1796Action of 1796-06-08
8.6.1796Taken by Santa Margarita (36)


BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site

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