Constant -> 1678 Triomphant

13969
Nominal Guns76W033
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Acquired20.6.1675W033
ShipyardBrest - Brittany W033
CategoryThird RateW033
National RatePremier RangW033
Ship TypeShip of the Line W033
Sailing RigShip RiggedW033
Burnt in Action2.6.1692W033

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW033
Burthen1,350Tons BM 

Armament


1676Broadside Weight = 634 French Livre (684.2128 lbs 310.343 kg)W033
Lower Gun Deck26 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle20 French 8-Pounder
Roundhouse4 French 4-Pounder

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1690Chef d'escadreChevalier Pierre Le Bret (Chevalier de Flacourt) (1640-1692)ref:6871692 - 4.6.1692Capitaine de Vaisseau Charles-François de Machault de Belmont (1640-1709)FWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
6.1678Renamed TriomphantW033
30.6.1690Battle of Beachy Head
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
1.6.1692Action at Cherbourg
2.6.1692

Burnt by the fireship Wolf (8) during the attack on Cherbourg

BWAS-1603

 

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