Vengeur

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Nominal Guns64NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorCompagnie des Indes
Keel Laid Down1756NNF-1715
Acquired25.10.1756NNF-1715
First Commissioned2.1757
ShipyardLorient NNF-1715
CategoryThird RateNNF-1715
Ship TypeEast Indiaman
Bought by the Navy7.1765NNF-1715
BecomesFrench Third Rate ship of the line 'Vengeur' (1765) (64)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck162'French Feet (Pied du Roi)52.6185 (172′ 7″ Imperial)
Length of Keel150'?French Feet (Pied du Roi)48.72 (159′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth41' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.4792 (44′ 2″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold21'French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.8479 (22′ 5″ Imperial)
Burthen1,250Ton 

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1758Capitaine de Frégate Jean Baptiste Christy (Seigneur de la Pallière) (1719-1787)ref:631

Service History


DateEventSource
29.4.1758Battle of Cuddalore
3.8.1758Battle of Negapatam
10.9.1759Battle of Pondicherry


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1715Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1715 à 1774Alain DemerliacBook
ref:631Geneanet Web Site
 

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