La Dryade

14060
Nominal Guns46NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Launched1703NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1661
ShipyardLe Havre - Normandy NNF-1661
Designed by Philippe Cochois (d.1714/15)NNF-1661
CategoryFourth RateNNF-1661
National RateTroisième RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeFrégate-Vaisseau de 1er Ordre NNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Captured20.9.1709NNF-1661

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW033
Length of Gundeck112' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)36.3776 (119′ 4″ Imperial)
Breadth29' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)9.4192 (30′ 10″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold12' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.8976 (12′ 9″ Imperial)
Burthen420Ton 

Armament


1703Broadside Weight = 162 French Livre (174.8304 lbs 79.299 kg)W033
Lower Gun Deck4 French 12-Pounder
Lower Gun Deck18 French 8-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 French 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 French 3-Pounder

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1706Capitaine de Frégate Joris van Crombrugghe (d.1711)SNForum

Service History


DateEventSource
2.10.1706Action of 1706-10-02
20.9.1709Taken by Plymouth (60)

 

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