Le Triton

11292
Nominal Guns44W033
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Acquired1.1697EWIKI
ShipyardBrest - Brittany W033
ConstructorBlaise PangaloW033
CategoryFourth RateW033
National RateTroisième RangW033
Ship TypeFrégate-Vaisseau de 1er Ordre W033
Sailing RigShip RiggedW033
Captured12.10.1702W033
BecomesBritish Fifth Rate ship of the line 'Triton' (1702) (42)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW033
Length of Gundeck120' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)38.976 (127′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth31' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)10.0688 (33′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold14' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.5472 (14′ 11″ Imperial)

Armament


1697Broadside Weight = 180 French Livre (194.256 lbs 88.11 kg)W033
Lower Gun Deck20 French 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 French 6-Pounder

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1702 - 23.10.1702Capitaine de VaisseauClaude Élisée de Court de La Bruyère (1666-1752)ref:673

Service History


DateEventSource
12.10.1702Battle of Vigo


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
W033Vaisseaux de Ligne Francais de 1682 a 1767Ronald DeschenesWeb Site
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
ref:673Parcours d'officiers dans la Royale Web Site
 

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