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La Comtesse d'Evreaux

Nominal GunsUnknown
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorPrivate Owners
Ship TypeUnknown

Service History

4.9.1710Taken by
Severn (54) 1695-1734
British 54 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
on the Newfoundland Banks

Notes on Ship

Name in French ??ref:692

Comtesse d'Evreux ?? : ship captured with this name in 1707/1708 from Granville , Normandy

Another in 1710 ?? , captured in Newfoundland , area for St Malo and Granville ships for Cod fishing

Evreux and Evreaux in English are the same town in Normandy Province , but Comtesse will be for Evreux


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Posted by regis on Wednesday 28th of April 2021 19:52

possible mais souvent plusieurs navires ont le mème nom : patronage , précédent navire a fait de bonnes prises , superstition et utilisation du mème nom

Posted by Bertrand Mayeux on Wednesday 28th of April 2021 12:31

Hello !
May be a ransom and not a capture in 1708 ; can you verify that ?

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