La Victoire

Nominal Guns30NNF-1610
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down9.1656NNF-1610
First Commissioned11.1658NNF-1610
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1610
ShipyardRochefort - Aunis NNF-1610
Designed byJean-Pierre BrunNNF-1610
ConstructorJean LaureNNF-1610
CategoryFourth RateNNF-1610
National RateQuatrième RangNNF-1610
Ship TypeShip NNF-1610
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1610
BecomesBritish Fifth Rate ship 'French Victory' (1666) (38)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1610
Length of Keel82' 7"French Feet (Pied du Roi)26.7283 (87′ 8″ Imperial)
Breadth27' 3"French Feet (Pied du Roi)8.7812 (28′ 9″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold10' 9"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.4916 (11′ 5″ Imperial)

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
11.1658203 NNF-1610

4 Commanding Officers

1661Capitaine de Vaisseau Saint-LaurentNNF-16101663Capitaine de Vaisseau Gabriel de Pontevès (Chevalier de Buous) (1632-1685)NNF-16101664Capitaine de VaisseauChevalier Thomas-Albert Riqueti (Chevalier de Beaumont-Mirabeau) (1632-1690)NNF-16101666 - 5.4.1666Capitaine de VaisseauCharles Certaines de Fricambault (1633-1698)NNF-1610

Service History

1665Armed en-fluteNNF-1610
1665Refitted as a 10 gun Sixth Rate Ship
5.4.1666Taken by Resolution (52)
5.4.1666Taken off Lisbon by Tredagh and OxfordBWAS-1603


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