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La Malicieuse

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Nominal Guns32NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down5.1757NNF-1715
Acquired3.7.1758NNF-1715
First Commissioned3.1759NNF-1715
ShipyardLe Havre - Normandy NNF-1715
Constructor
Jean-Joseph GinouxFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
NNF-1715
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1715
National RateQuatrième RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeFrigateNNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Broken Up1777NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck124'French Feet (Pied du Roi)40.2797 (132′ 1″ Imperial)
Breadth32'French Feet (Pied du Roi)10.4207 (34′ 2″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold16' 4"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.2148 (17′ 1″ Imperial)
Burthen550Ton 

Armament


3.1759Broadside Weight = 116 French Livre (125.1872 lbs 56.782 kg)NNF-1715
Upper Gun Deck26 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 French 4-Pounder

12.1760Broadside Weight = 102 French Livre (110.0784 lbs 49.929 kg)B103
Upper Gun Deck12 French 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck10 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
3.17592377 officers, 230 menNNF-1715

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
9.1763 - 1772Capitaine de VaisseauE-WIKI

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
22.1.1765 - 14.7.1766Garde de la Marine
Jean François de Hercé (Seigneur du Plessis)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1759-1778
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1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
27.7.1761 - 6.2.1762Matelot
Louis Robert PoureFrench
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Marine
Service 1761-1789
lesCorse

Service History


DateEventSource
28.3.1760Took the Frigate
Penquin (20) 1732-1760
British 20 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
1755 Renamed "Firebrand"
1757 Renamed "Penquin"
off Vianna, Portugal

4.4.1760Action of 4 April 1760
13.6.1761Action of 13th June 1761
13.8.1761Bellona vs Le Courageux
22.1.1765

Responsible for taking Marshal de Camp Pierre Gédéon de Nolivos , the new Governor of the colony, to Guadeloupe.

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