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L'Intrépide -> 1671 Grand

13490
Nominal Guns66NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Ordered19.6.1666NNF-1661
Keel Laid Down4.1666NNF-1661
Launched12.1666NNF-1661
First Commissioned8.1667NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1661
ShipyardZaandam - Noorderkwartier NNF-1661
Ship ClassDutch Built Group (1666)NNF-1661
Constructor
Hendrick Dirkszoon SluijckDutch
Ship Builder
Service 1666
NNF-1661
CategorySecond RateNNF-1661
National RateSecond RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip of the LineNNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Broken Up9.1678NNF-1661

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1661
Length of Gundeck143' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)46.4464 (152′ 4″ Imperial)
Length of Keel120' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)38.976 (127′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth36' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)11.6928 (38′ 4″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold14' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.5472 (14′ 11″ Imperial)
Burthen1,200Ton 

Armament


8.1667Broadside Weight = 484 French Livre (522.3328 lbs 236.918 kg)NNF-1661
Lower Gun Deck24 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck24 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 French 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle2 French 4-Pounder

1674Broadside Weight = 482 French Livre (520.1744 lbs 235.939 kg)FWAS1626
Lower Gun Deck12 French 24-Pounder
Lower Gun Deck14 French 18-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck26 French 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck16 French 6-Pounder
Roundhouse4 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
12.1666409Design ComplementNNF-1661

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1672Capitaine de Vaisseau
GombaudFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1672
ref:687
1673Capitaine de Vaisseau
Job ForantFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1646-1686
ref:687
1676Capitaine de Vaisseau
Jérome-Augustin du Vernay de BeaulieuFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1667-1682
E-WIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
24.6.1671Renamed GrandFWAS1626
28.5.1672Battle of Solebay
28.5.1673First Battle of Schooneveld
4.6.1673Second Battle of Schooneveld
11.8.1673Battle of Texel
1674Rerated as a 72 gunnerFWAS1626
8.1.1675/76Second battle of Stromboli
22.4.1676Battle of Agosta
2.6.1676Battle of Palermo

 

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