Le Triton

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Nominal Guns44W033
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Acquired1.1697E-WIKI
ShipyardBrest - Brittany W033
Constructor Blaise 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

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1696 - 1697 François Saupin Principal Managing Ownerref:692

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1696 - 1697Corsaire Captain Mathurin Guérinref:6921702 - 23.10.1702Capitaine de Vaisseau Claude Élisée de Court de La Bruyère (1666-1752)ref:673

Service History


DateEventSource
1696

Building paid by Saupin ??

ref:692
12.10.1702Battle of Vigo

 

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