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Nominal Guns24BWAS-1603
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down6.1689BWAS-1603
Acquired11.1689BWAS-1603
First Commissioned1.1690BWAS-1603
ShipyardDunkerque - Flanders BWAS-1603
Designed by
Hendrick HouvensFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1673-1692
BWAS-1603
CategoryFifth RateBWAS-1603
National RateCinquième RangBWAS-1603
Ship TypeFrigateBWAS-1603
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1603
Captured7.6.1706BWAS-1603
Becomes

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Gundeck103' 0"Imperial Feet31.3944 
Length of Keel80' 7"Imperial Feet24.5618 
Breadth29' 6"Imperial Feet8.8561 
Depth in Hold10' 7"Imperial Feet3.2258 
Burthen373 294Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen200French Tonneaux195.8 

Armament


1703Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck36 French Canons de Fer

1704Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck36 French Canons de Fer

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1703185 ref:692
1704225 ref:692

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1703Capitaine de Corsaire
de Beaujeu (Chevalier de Beaujeu)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1689-1704
ref:692
1704Capitaine de Corsaire
Nicolas de LambertFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1710
ref:692

Service History


DateEventSource
1703

From 1703 to 1704 : homeport Dunkirk .

ref:692
11.11.1704Took the Merchant
Lwaval Galley 1704-1704
British Merchant Unknown
near Ouessant .
ref:1585
7.6.1706Taken by
Tartar (32) 1702-1733
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Ship

7.6.1706Taken by
Adventure (42) 1691-1709
British 42 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line


 

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