DescriptionA French 74-gun ship of the line that sank on 16 December 1796 while leaving Brest for the Expédition d'Irlande. Out of 600 crew and 610 soldiers, 60 survived. The wreck was found in 1986.
Nationaliy of ShipFrance
Lives Lost1,150
Peacetime or WartimeWartime
WarPre-World War One
Link to Wikipedia (Shipwreck / Event / Region)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_ship_S%C3%A9duisant_(1783)