La Palme

12590
Nominal Guns18ref:677
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1675ref:692
Home PortDunkerque - Flanders ref:677
ShipyardDunkerque - Flanders ref:677
CategoryPrivateerref:677
National RateCinquième Rangref:677
Ship TypeFrégate Légère ref:677
Sailing RigShip Riggedref:677
Last known1679ref:692

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:677
Length of Keel87'0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)28.2576 (92′ 8″ Imperial)
Burthen120French Tonneaux118.459 

Armament


3.1675/76Broadside Weight = 52 French Livre (56.1184 lbs 25.454 kg)ref:677
Gun Deck8 French 8-Pounder
Gun Deck4 French 6-Pounder
Gun Deck4 French 3-Pounder
Gun Deck2 French 2-Pounder

25.3.1676Broadside Weight Unknownref:694
Gun Deck24 French Canons de Fer

1679Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck16 French Canons de Fer

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1675 - 1679Gérard Moretteref:692

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
2.1676160 ref:677

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
2.1676 - 21.5.1677Corsaire CaptainJean Bart (1651-1702)ref:6771677Corsaire Captain, no dateJosse Contant (1640-?)ref:6862.1678 - 5.1678Corsaire CaptainJean Bart (1651-1702)ref:6771679Corsaire CaptainPierre Lassyref:692

Service History


DateEventSource
25.3.1676Attack on the convoy of Ostend
1.9.1676After undergoing repairs sailed from DunkirkB177
4.9.1676Returned to Dunkirk with a large Dutch smack laden with knitted hose from the London marketsB177
7.9.1676Engagment with the Dutch 32 gun vessel Neptune which was taken by boarding, together with her convoy of fishing smacksB177


Notes on Ship


Prizesref:692

By Captain Bart : St Joseph , Sainte Cornille , Tholen , Dauphin Doré , Bonne Aventure , Elephant , Suanenebourg



 

Previous comments on this page

Posted by regis on Sunday 24th of January 2016 17:34

voir ce site pour les différents embarquements de Jean Bart

//seeten.univ-littoral.fr/q_jbart2.htm

Make a comment about this page





Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Friday 3rd of July 2020 00:38Albert ParkerJohn Midwinter (d.1753)
Wednesday 1st of July 2020 11:29Ray MiltonBritish Third Rate ship of the line 'Conqueror' (1801) (74)
Tuesday 30th of June 2020 15:47Carlos AlvarezSpanish galley 'Santa Ana' (0000) (3)
Monday 29th of June 2020 20:04Adam QuinanBritish Third Rate ship of the line 'Indefatigable' (1784) (64)
Friday 26th of June 2020 20:19Albert ParkerSir John Lockhart (6th Baronet Lockhart-Ross of Carstairs) (1721-1790)