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Proserpine 1785 / Dryade 1783

Ship Pack

8 in stock

Availability

In Stock

SKU

SGN105B

Language

English

Brand

Ares Games

Proserpine 1785 / Dryade 1783

Ship Pack

8 in stock

Availability

In Stock

SKU

SGN105B

Language

English

Brand

Ares Games

This Sails of Glory™ Ship Pack is a ready-to-play model, pained and assembled, compatible with any other Sails of Glory – Napoleonic Wars game product. In this pack you will find all you need to play with the ship: a special base with gaming stats, a  ship card, a ship log and a specific deck of maneuver cards.
13+
2+
30+

Contents of the Box

• 1 1/1000 Painted Scale Model
• 1 Special Base with Game Stats
• 1 Ship Log
• 1 Ship Card
• 1 Deck of Maneuver Cards

The Hébé class was a class of six 40-gun frigates of the French Navy, designed in 1781 by Jacques-Noël Sané. Captured by the British Navy on 4 September 1782, the ship became the model for the British “Leda class” frigates. These ships were armed with 26 long 18-pounder guns (later increased to 28), 12 long 8-pounder guns and 4 36-pounder obusiers, and had a designated crew of 300.

 

The Proserpine was a 38-gun Hébé-class frigate of the French Navy launched in 1785. She was captured by HMS Dryad on 13 June 1796, after a 45 minute action 12 leagues off Cape Clear Island. The match was even, but the Proserpine made the fatal error of attempting escape, and she was finally forced to surrender with serious losses. She was commissioned by the British Admiralty into the Royal Navy, becoming the fifth rate “HMS Amelia”. This ship pack can also be used to represent the French frigate “Dryade 1783”.

 

 

Designed to be used with the tactical ship-to-ship game system created by Andrea Angiolino and Andrea Mainini, each Sails of Glory™ Ship Pack is a ready-to-play model, painted and assembled, 100% compatible with any other Sails of Glory game product.

In each pack you will find all you need to play the ship: a special base with gaming stats, a ship log and, a specific deck of maneuver cards. The ship base, ship card and ship log are printed on two sides – the game data of a second ship is printed on the back.

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SGN105B

Proserpine 1785 / Dryade 1783

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Proserpine 1785 / Dryade 1783