French ship Entreprenant (1787)
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
For other ships of the same name, see French ship Entreprenant.
Scale model of the Achille, sister-ship of French ship Entreprenant (1787), on display at the Musée de la Marine in Paris.
|Laid down:||May 1786|
|Launched:||12 October 1787|
|Out of service:||9 November 1802|
|Fate:||Broken up, 1803|
|General characteristics |
|Class & type:||Téméraire-class ship of the line|
|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 1793, she ferried prisoners suspected of anti-revolutionary sympathies from Toulon to Rochefort after Toulon was taken by the British.
- Clouet, Alain (2007). "La marine de Napoléon III : classe Téméraire - caractéristiques". dossiersmarine.free.fr. Retrieved 4 April 2013.
|This article about a specific military ship or boat of France is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|