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Nominal Guns82NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down4.1689NNF-1661
Launched3.1690NNF-1661
First Commissioned5.1690NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1661
ShipyardRochefort Dockyard - Rochefort NNF-1661
Designed by
Honoré MalletFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1679-1686
NNF-1661
Constructor
Honoré MalletFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1679-1686
NNF-1661
CategorySecond RateNNF-1661
National RatePremier RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip of the LineNNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Broken Up1724NNF-1661

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck150'French Feet (Pied du Roi)48.72 (159′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth42' 8"French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.7499 (45′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold18' 2"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.8532 (19′ 2″ Imperial)
Burthen1,500Ton 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentFWAS1626
Length of Gundeck151' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)49.0448 (160′ 10″ Imperial)
Length of Keel130' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)42.224 (138′ 6″ Imperial)
Breadth42' 10"French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.6416 (44′ 9″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold18' 4"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.8599 (19′ 2″ Imperial)
Draught Forward19' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.1712 (20′ 2″ Imperial)
Draught Aft20' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.6584 (21′ 10″ Imperial)
Burthen1,500Tonneaux 

Armament


5.1690Broadside Weight = 842 French Livre (908.6864 lbs 412.159 kg)FWAS1626
Lower Gun Deck28 French 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck26 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck24 French 8-Pounder
Roundhouse4 French 4-Pounder

5.1690Broadside Weight = 850 French Livre (917.32 lbs 416.075 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck28 French 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck26 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 French 4-Pounder

1706Broadside Weight = 850 French Livre (917.32 lbs 416.075 kg)FWAS1626
Lower Gun Deck28 French 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck26 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 French 8-Pounder
Roundhouse4 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.1690Home: 550 Peacetime: 400 FWAS1626
5.16936099 officers, 600 menNNF-1715

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1690Chef d'Escadre
Jean Gabaret (Seigneur d'Angoulins)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1653-1692
ref:687
1699Capitaine de Vaisseau
Bernard Renau d'ElicagarayFrench
Naval Sailor
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1670-1715
FWIKI
1704Chef d'Escadre
Jean Baptiste DucasseFrench
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Pirate
Administrator
Marine
Soldier
Merchant Sailor
Service 1678-1707
FWIKI

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1.3.1706 - 1706Garde de la Marine
Joseph d'Helie (Chevalier de Villarzel)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1706-1758
Transfered
ref:1762

Service History


DateEventSource
30.6.1690Battle of Beachy Head
17.6.1693Battle of Lagos
13.8.1704Battle of Malaga
1706Rerated as a 84 gunnerFWAS1626
7.1707

Scuttled at Toulon, then refloated.

FWAS1626
29.7.1707Battle of Toulon
6.1717

Condemned and hulked

FWAS1626
6.1717Refitted as an unarmed Other Vessels HulkFWAS1626
1721Foundered at ToulonNNF-1715
1724Salvaged and broken upNNF-1715

 

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