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L'Escorte

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Scott ??
Nominal Guns14BWAS-1714
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorPrivate Owners
Launched1756BWAS-1714
Home PortSt Malo - Brittany BWAS-1714
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1714
ShipyardSt Malo - Brittany BWAS-1714
CategoryPrivateerBWAS-1714
Ship TypeCorvette BWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Captured24.2.1757BWAS-1714
Becomes
British sloop 'Escort' (1757) (14) 1757-1768
British 14 Gun
Unrated Sloop

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck84' 6"Imperial Feet25.6413 
Length of Keel69' 3 ⅞"Imperial Feet21.0534 
Breadth24' 8 ½"Imperial Feet7.3279 
Depth in Hold9' 0"Imperial Feet2.7432 
Burthen225 1194Tons BM 
Oar banks5  
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen180French Tonneaux177.199 

Armament


24.2.1757Broadside Weight = 72 French Livre (77.7024 lbs 35.244 kg)B103
Gun Deck18 French 8-Pounder

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1756 - 1757/02/24
Jacques PerdereauFrench
Ship Owner
Service 1756-1758
ref:692

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
24.2.1757157 B103

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1756 - 24.2.1757Capitaine de Corsaire
Michel Patard de la Corderie French
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Service 1756-1757
ref:692

Service History


DateEventSource
1756

Build value : 109367 Livres Tournois

ref:692
1756

Took 3 prizes

ref:692
24.2.1757Badger vs l'Escorte
24.2.1757Taken by
Badger (10) 1745-1762
British 10 Gun
Unrated Sloop



Notes on Ship


Name ref:692

This ship is named "Scott" in Salein with the 2 differents names of the captain



 

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