Le Faucon Anglais

13848
Nominal Guns48NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
PreviouslyBritish Fifth Rate ship 'Falcon' (1666)
Captured1.5.1694NNF-1661
ShipyardWoolwich Dockyard - Woolwich B028
ConstructorChristopher Pett (1620-1667/68)BWAS-1603
CategoryFourth RateNNF-1661
National RateQuatrième RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeFrégate-Vaisseau de 1er Ordre NNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Transfered1708NNF-1661

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW033
Length of Gundeck105' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)34.104 (111′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth26' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)8.4719 (27′ 9″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold11' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.5728 (11′ 8″ Imperial)
Burthen330Ton 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel88' 0"Imperial Feet26.8224 
Breadth27' 4"Imperial Feet8.2441 
Depth in Hold12' 0"Imperial Feet3.6576 
Draught Aft13' 0"Imperial Feet3.9624 
Burthen249 6794Tons BM 

Armament


1694Broadside Weight = 178 French Livre (192.0976 lbs 87.131 kg)BWAS-1603
Lower Gun Deck10 French 12-Pounder
Lower Gun Deck10 French 8-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 French 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 French 4-Pounder

1695Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck46 French Canons de Fer

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.1694250 NNF-1661
1695260 ref:692

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1695 - 21.4.1696Corsaire Captain Jean Baptiste de Gennes (Comte d'Oyac) (1656-1705)FWIKI1705 - 1706Corsaire CaptainGilles Petitref:692

Service History


DateEventSource
1695

Homeport Rochefort

Took 5 ships : ""Didaper" , ...

ref:692
1705

Homeport Rochefort

ref:692
1706

Disarmed

ref:692
1708Given to the Compagnie de l'AssienteNNF-1661


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
3.6.1695-21.4.1696Armement Mixte of Jean-Baptiste de Gennes Jean Baptiste de Gennes (Comte d'Oyac) (1656-1705) 
 

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