French ship Couronne (1824)
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For other ships of the same name, see French ship Couronne.
Scale model of the Achille, sister-ship of French ship Couronne (1824), on display at the Musée de la Marine in Paris.
|Fate:||Broken up in 1870|
|General characteristics |
|Class & type:||Téméraire-class ship of the line|
5,260 tonnes fully loaded
|Length:||55.87 metres (183.3 ft) (172 pied)|
|Beam:||14.90 metres (48 ft 11 in)|
|Draught:||7.26 metres (23.8 ft) (22 pied)|
|Propulsion:||Up to 2,485 m2 (26,750 sq ft) of sails|
She took part in the Invasion of Algiers in 1830. She was later renamed Barricade, and Duperré after Admiral Duperré's death. She was used as a hulk from 17 August 1869, and broken up the next year.
- Clouet, Alain (2007). "La marine de Napoléon III : classe Téméraire". dossiersmarine.free.fr. Retrieved 4 April 2013. (French)
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