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Perdrix (captured 1795)

Admiralty Collection

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Collection Admiralty Collection, Ship Plans
Gallery locationNot on display
VesselsPerdrix (captured 1795)

Object details:

Object ID ZAZ3617
Description Scale: 1:48. Plan showing the body plan with stern board decoration and name in a cartouche on the counter, the sheer lines with inboard detail and figurehead, and longitudinal half-breadth for Perdrix (captured 1795), a captured French Gabare/Corvette, prior to being broken up in 1799 at Deptford Dockyard. Note the pronounced 'V' shaped cross-section in the body plan. Signed by Thomas Pollard [Master Shipwright, Deptford Dockyard, 1795-1799]. NMM, Progress Book, volume 5, folio 753, states that 'Perdrix' (1795) arrived at Deptford Dockyard on 22 July 1799 and docked on 1 August to have her copper removed. The ship was then taken to pieces on 10 September 1799.
Date made August to September 1799

Place made Deptford Dockyard
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials paper; black ink; red ink; green ink
Measurements Sheet: 406 mm x 1160 mm
  • Perdrix (captured 1795) (ZAZ3617)
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