Le Warwick

11045
Nominal Guns60NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
PreviouslyBritish Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Warwick' (1733) (60)
Captured11.3.1756BWAS-1714
ShipyardPlymouth Dockyard - Plymouth BWAS-1714
Ship Class1719 Establishment 60-GunnerBWAS-1714
ConstructorPeirson Lock (d.1755)BWAS-1714
CategoryFourth RateNNF-1715
National RateDeuxième RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Captured24.1.1761NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck139'French Feet (Pied du Roi)45.1534 (148′ 1″ Imperial)
Breadth38' 10"French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.3424 (40′ 5″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold15' 10"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.872 (15′ 11″ Imperial)
Burthen1,000Ton 

Armament


3.1756Broadside Weight = 474 Imperial Pound ( 214.959 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck24 British 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 British 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 British 6-Pounder

24.1.1761Broadside Weight UnknownBG
Gun Deck34 French Canons de Fonte

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
3.1756400 NNF-1715

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1761 - 24.1.1761Capitaine de BrûlotPhilibert Jean-Baptiste le Veyer de BelairBG

Service History


DateEventSource
6.1757Took the Ship Anson (12) HLP
2.1758Refitted as a 42 gun Fourth Rate Ship of the Line
1760Refitted as a 34 gun Fifth Rate Ship of the Line
20.1.1761

Depart from

Rochefort
BG
24.1.1761

Armed in Flute , commanded by M. le Veger de Belair, who has a King's Commission to rank as Captain of a Fireship, having on board 295 Men, 74 of which are a detachment of King's Troops from the Company of Besson, with two other Officers, and 4 Passengers , the Latter
were destined for Pondicherry. She was bound to the Isle of France and Bourbon, loaded with Provisions, Munition, and Stores .

BG
24.1.1761Taken by Minerva (32) BG

 

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