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  • Forty 32 pdr carronades, six long 12 pdrs.
  • Six gun boats of 1 long 24-pounder, 1 18-pounder carronade each.
  • The stranded vessels were protected by nine French gunboats each carrying a 12-pounder carronade and six swivels and rowing between twenty and thirty oars.
  • They proved to be stiff vessels and fast sailers " They mounted 28 32-pounder carronades, with a complement of 121 men.
  • Carronades mounted in the forecastle to be fired through the " Bucentaure's " stern windows.

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