Admiralty Collection, Ship Plans

The Collection

Your selection



Buy this image Add this to a collection
Share or embed this object  

Escorte (captured 1757)

Admiralty Collection

Object connections:

Collection Admiralty Collection, Ship Plans
Gallery locationNot on display
VesselsEscort (captured 1757)

Object details:

Object ID ZAZ4269
Description Scale: 1:48. Plan showing the body plan with stern board outline, sheer lines with inboard detail and longitudinal half-breadth with upper deck detail for Escorte (captured 1757), a captured French privateer prior to being fitted as a 14-gun Ship Sloop. She was pierced for nine guns per side and five oars. Note the swivel gun stocks along the waist. Reverse: Scale 1:48. Plan showing the lower deck and forward platform for Escorte (captured 1757). Date: NMM, Progress Book, volume 2, folio 627, states that the 'Escorte' was at Woolwich Dockyard between May and July 1757.
Date made circa May-July 1757

Place made Woolwich Dockyard
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Materials paper; black ink; red ink; green ink
Measurements Sheet: 325 mm x 911 mm
  • Escorte (captured 1757) (ZAZ4269)
    Help us

    Do you know more about this?

    Share your knowledge