Le Toulouse2361
Nominal Guns62NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1703NNF-1661
Launched1703/12/08NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1661
ShipyardToulon NNF-1661
ConstructorFrançois CoulombNNF-1661
CategoryFourth RateNNF-1661
National RateDeuxième Rang
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Captured1711/10/21NNF-1661

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1661
Length of Gundeck140' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)45.472 (149′ 2″ Imperial)
Length of Keel115' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)37.352 (122′ 6″ Imperial)
Breadth38' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.3424 (40′ 5″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold17' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.5448 (18′ 2″ Imperial)
Burthen1,050Ton

Armament

1703Broadside Weight = 480 French Livre (492 lbs 234.96 kg) W033
Lower Gun Deck24French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck12French 6-Pounder

Commanders

FromToRankNameSource
17041704Capitaine de VaisseauChevalier Abraham Duquesne-Monierref:687
17091710Capitaine de Vaisseau de LambertFWIKI

Service History

DateEvent Source
1704/08/13Battle of Malaga 
1707/07Submerged at Toulon to avoid shellfireNNF-1661
1707/07/29Battle of Toulon 
1707/11RefloatedNNF-1661
1710/11/09Battle of Syracuse 
1711/10/21Taken by Stirling Castle off Minorca, Le Hampton Court  


Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1661 Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1661 à 1715Alain DemerliacBook
W033 Vaisseaux de Ligne Francais de 1682 a 1767Ronald DeschenesWeb Site
ref:687 Mes campagnes de mer sous Louis XIVPhilippe de Vilette-MursayBook
FWIKI Wikipedia - FranceVariousWeb Site
 
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