Le Dragon-Volant

Nominal Guns8
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorPrivate Owners
Ship TypeShip
Sailing RigShip Rigged
BecomesBritish Sixth Rate sloop 'Dragon Prize' (1689) (8)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Burthen57Tons BM 

Service History

30.5.1689Taken by James Galley (30)

Notes on Ship

Algerine Tinine


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Posted by Jane Elderfield on Monday 3rd of August 2020 04:31

This ship is found in online Archives of Charente Maritime--crew lists of La Rochelle (image 359 / 700). Captain was Monsieur Julien, with a crew of 43, including 2 pilots, a master gunner and a surgeon. No tonnage or destination were given. Date of permit was 18 November 1688.

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