L'Admirable

13139
Nominal Guns94NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Launched10.9.1691NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1661
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1661
Constructor Laurent Coulomb (1622-1696)NNF-1661
CategorySecond RateNNF-1661
National RatePremier RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Sunk in Action2.6.1692NNF-1661

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1661
Length of Gundeck151' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)49.048 (160′ 10″ Imperial)
Length of Keel125' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)40.6 (133′ 2″ Imperial)
Breadth43' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.9664 (45′ 9″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold19' 3"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.1802 (20′ 3″ Imperial)
Draught Forward21' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.8208 (22′ 4″ Imperial)
Draught Aft23' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.4704 (24′ 6″ Imperial)

Armament


3.1691/92Broadside Weight = 960 French Livre (1036.032 lbs 469.92 kg)NNF-1661
Lower Gun Deck28 French 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck30 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 French 6-Pounder

22.5.1692Broadside Weight = 804 French Livre (867.6768 lbs 393.558 kg)NNF-1661
Lower Gun Deck6 French 48-Pounder
Lower Gun Deck18 French 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck18 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck24 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 French 6-Pounder

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1692 - 4.6.1692Capitaine de Vaisseau de BeaujeuFWIKI

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
5.1692 - 2.6.1692Lieutenant de VaisseauChevalier Pierre Busquet de Caumont (1660-1713)ref:673

Service History


DateEventSource
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
1.6.1692Burnt at CherbourgW033
1.6.1692Action at Cherbourg

 

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