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L'Uranie -> 1793 Tartu

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Nominal Guns38NNF-1774
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down11.1787NNF-1774
Launched31.10.1788NNF-1774
First Commissioned5.1791NNF-1774
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1774
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1774
ConstructorNNF-1774
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1774
National RateQuatrième RangNNF-1774
Ship TypeFrigate NNF-1774
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1774
Captured5.1.1797NNF-1774
Becomes
British Fifth Rate frigate 'Tartu' (1797) (38) 1797-1807
British 38 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
1798 Renamed "Uranie"

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1774
Length of Gundeck147' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)47.7456 (156′ 7″ Imperial)
Length of Keel135' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)43.848 (143′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth37' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.0176 (39′ 5″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold19' 3"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.1712 (20′ 2″ Imperial)
Displacement1,400Ton 
Burthen700Ton 

Armament


5.1791Broadside Weight = 408 French Livre (440.3136 lbs 199.716 kg)NNF-1774
Upper Gun Deck28 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 French 36-Pounder Obusier
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1793335 NNF-1774

Service History


DateEventSource
4.10.1793Thames vs Uranie
11.1793Renamed TartuNNF-1774
5.1.1797Taken by
Polyphemus (64) 1782-1827
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
off Ireland


 

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