Le Coventry

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Nominal Guns50W033
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
PreviouslyBritish Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Coventry' (1695) (54)
Captured24.7.1704BWAS-1603
ShipyardDeptford Dockyard - Deptford B028
Ship Class1694 Programme 54-GunnerB028
ConstructorFisher Harding (d.1705)BWAS-1603
CategoryFourth RateW033
National RateQuatrième RangW033
Ship TypeShip of the Line W033
Sailing RigShip RiggedW033
Captured6.5.1709BWAS-1603
BecomesBritish Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Coventry' (1709) (54)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW033
Length of Gundeck124' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)40.2752 (132′ 1″ Imperial)
Breadth32' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)10.3936 (34′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold12' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.9788 (13′ 0″ Imperial)
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1603
Length of Keel106' 0"Imperial Feet32.3088 
Breadth34' 5"Imperial Feet10.395 
Depth in Hold13' 6"Imperial Feet4.0132 
Burthen670Tons BM 

Armament


8.1704Broadside Weight = 276 French Livre (297.8592 lbs 135.102 kg)W033
Lower Gun Deck22 French 16-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 French 4-Pounder

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1706Lieutenant de VaisseauJoseph Le Moyne de Sérigny (1668-1734)ref:673

Service History


DateEventSource
6.5.1709Taken by Portland (54) Bastimentos, near Puerto Bello
4.6.1709Action of 1709-06-04

 

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