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L'Astree

15355
Nominal Guns26NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down12.1706NNF-1715
Launched3.5.1707NNF-1715
First Commissioned6.1707NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardBrest - Brittany NNF-1715
Constructor
Blaise PangaloFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
NNF-1715
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1715
National RateCinquième RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeFrégate LégèreNNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Sold1719NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck94'French Feet (Pied du Roi)30.5583 (100′ 3″ Imperial)
Breadth26'French Feet (Pied du Roi)8.4719 (27′ 9″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold10' 4"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.3563 (11′ 0″ Imperial)
Burthen240Ton 

Armament


6.1707Broadside Weight = 78 French Livre (84.1776 lbs 38.181 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck6 French 6-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 French 6-Pounder

1708Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck22 French Canons de Fer

1711Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck22 French Canons de Fer

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1707
Trouin CompagnyFrench
Ship Owner
Service 1687-1707
ref:692

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1707254 ref:692
1708476 ref:692
1711160for burthen 250 Txref:692

4 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1707Capitaine de Corsaire
de l'Isle-AdamFrench
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Service 1707
ref:692
1708 - 1709Capitaine de Corsaire
de KerguelenFrench
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Service 1708-1711
ref:1010
1711Capitaine de Corsaire
Charles Rogon (Sieur de Kertanguy )French
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Service 1704-1711
ref:692
1714Capitaine de Frégate Légère
Joseph de Nesmond de BrieFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1714
FWIKI

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1709Lieutenant de Corsaire
Barthélémy BareyFrench
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Service 1709
ref:1010

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1707Enseigne de Vaisseau
François Henri de CoulombeFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1702-1746
ref:673

Service History


DateEventSource
1707

From 1707 to 1708 , loan for privateering ?? , homeport at

St Malo
ref:692
1708

Took the ships "Joseph et Thomas" and "Delfort"

ref:692
18.5.1708

Retook in compagny of the Gloire the ship Notre-Dame de Philbé

ref:1010
27.4.1709Took the Merchantman
Catherine 1709-1709
British Merchant Merchantman
after 7 hours of combat near the Isles of Ouessant .
ref:1010
1711

Loan for privateering , homeport at

Brest
ref:692
1.1719

Maybe lost near

Barcelona
ref:692

 

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