French ship Vengeur (1790)
Scale model of the Achille, sister-ship of French ship Vengeur (1790), on display at the Musée de la Marine in Paris.
|Laid down:||23 May 1788|
|Launched:||16 December 1789|
|Commissioned:||20 August 1790|
|Fate:||Sunk on 12 December 1792|
|Class and type:||Téméraire class ship of the line|
5260 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|
In 1792, captained by Le Dall Kéréon, she was part to a squadron under Latouche-Tréville. On 26 August, she bombarded the city of Onaglia.
On 12 December 1792, she ran aground off Ajaccio. After attempts to refloat her proved unsuccessful, she was abandoned. She sank on 8 June 1793.