Brave

7513
Nominal Guns32
NationalityRépublique française
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1799
ShipyardBordeaux - Gascony
CategoryPrivateer
National RateQuatrième Rang
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Captured16.3.1804
BecomesBritish Fifth Rate frigate 'Barbadoes' (1804) (32)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck139' 8"Imperial Feet42.3724 
Length of Keel117' 6 ½"Imperial Feet35.6743 
Moulded Breadth34' 8 ⅝"Imperial Feet10.3791 
Breadth35' 2 ⅝"Imperial Feet10.6839 
Depth in Hold10' 3"Imperial Feet3.1242 
Burthen775 4394Tons BM 

Service History


DateEventSource
16.3.1804Taken by Loire (40) in the West Indies


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
 

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