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Le Dauphin -> 1671 Vermandois -> 1678 Vigilant

13174
Nominal Guns52NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down7.1662NNF-1661
Launched3.1664NNF-1661
First Commissioned8.1664NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1661
ShipyardToulon - Provence W006
Constructor
Gédéon RodolpheFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
NNF-1661
CategoryFourth RateNNF-1661
National RateTroisième RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Broken Up4.1700NNF-1661

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW006
Length of Gundeck132' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)42.8787 (140′ 8″ Imperial)
Length of Keel105' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)34.104 (111′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth33' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)10.7184 (35′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold15' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.9045 (16′ 1″ Imperial)

Armament


8.1664Broadside Weight = 360 French Livre (388.512 lbs 176.22 kg)NNF-1661
Lower Gun Deck22 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck24 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
8.1664337 NNF-1661

9 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1665Lieutenant-Général
Chevalier Damien de Martel (Marquis de Martel)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1637-1673
1676 - 22.4.1676Capitaine de Vaisseau
de Tambonneau (Chevalier (no date))French
Naval Sailor
Service 1665-1676
ref:687
23.4.1676 - 1676Capitaine de Vaisseau
Armand-Charles de La Porte de La Meilleraye (2nd Duc de La Meilleraye)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Service 1676-1690
FWIKI
1677 - 1678Capitaine de Vaisseau
Charles des Nos (Comte des Nos de Forbonest)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Service 1669-1701
ref:687
1682Chef d'Escadre
Charles-François Davy (2nd Marquis d'Amfreville)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1646-1692
ref:687
1683 - 8.1683Chef d'Escadre
Charles-François Davy (2nd Marquis d'Amfreville)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1646-1692
ref:771
1684Capitaine de Vaisseau
Jean de La Roque-PersinFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1670-1692
BNF1
1685Capitaine de Vaisseauref:6871690Capitaine de Vaisseauref:687

2 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1682Lieutenant-Général des Armées Navales
Anne Hilarion de Costentin (Chevalier de Tourville)French
Naval Sailor
Ship Owner
Service 1669-1692
ref:771
1684Chef d'Escadre
Charles-François Davy (2nd Marquis d'Amfreville)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1646-1692
BNF1

Service History


DateEventSource
12.8.1665Battle of Cherchell
6.1671Renamed VermandoisNNF-1661
22.4.1676Battle of Agosta
2.6.1676Battle of Palermo
6.1678Renamed VigilantNNF-1661
23.7.1682First Bombardment of Algiers
23.5.1683Second Bombardment of Algiers
17.5.1684Bombardment of Gènes
30.6.1690Battle of Beachy Head

 

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