Mignonne -> 1810 Musette

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Nominal Guns16BWAS-1793
NationalityUnited Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
OperatorRoyal Navy
PreviouslyFrench brig-corvette 'Le Phaeton' (1804) (16)
Captured26.3.1806BWAS-1793
First Commissioned10.1806BWAS-1793
ShipyardAntwerpen - Flanders BWAS-1793
Ship ClassPalinure ClassBWAS-1793
Designed byFrançois Timothée Benjamin Pestel (1763-1828)BWAS-1793
Constructor DanetBWAS-1793
CategoryUnratedBWAS-1793
Ship TypeSloop BWAS-1793
Sailing RigBrigBWAS-1793
Sold1.9.1814BWAS-1793

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck97' 0"Imperial Feet29.5656 
Length of Keel77' 0"Imperial Feet23.4696 
Breadth28' 4"Imperial Feet8.5471 
Depth in Hold7' 0"Imperial Feet2.1336 
Burthen328 7594Tons BM 

Armament


10.1806Broadside Weight = 230 Imperial Pound ( 104.305 kg)BWAS-1793
Upper Gun Deck14 British 32-Pound Carronade
Bow Chaser2 British 6-Pounder

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
10.1806 - 10.1807CommanderRobert Nicholas (d.1809)BWAS-179310.1807 - 1808CommanderPeter John DouglasBWAS-17931808 - 27.12.1808CommanderHenry Boys (d.1816)BWAS-179327.12.1808 - 7.1810CommanderThomas Parry Jones ParryBWAS-1793

Service History


DateEventSource
12.1806Commissioned at JamaicaBWAS-1793
7.1810Renamed MusetteBWAS-1793
30.9.1810Arrived at Portsmouth and laid up in OrdinaryBWAS-1793
1.9.1814Sold at Portsmouth for £400BWAS-1793


Sources


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

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