L'Actionnaire

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Nominal Guns20NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorCompagnie des Indes
Keel Laid Down6.1767NNF-1715
Launched22.12.1767NNF-1715
First Commissioned3.1768NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardLorient-Caudan - Lorient NNF-1715
Ship ClassIndien ClassNNF-1715
Designed by Gilles CambryNNF-1715
CategoryMerchantNNF-1715
Ship TypeEast Indiaman NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Bought by the Navy4.1770NNF-1715
BecomesFrench Third Rate ship of the line 'L'Actionnaire' (1770) (64)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck155'French Feet (Pied du Roi)50.3465 (165′ 2″ Imperial)
Length of Keel146'French Feet (Pied du Roi)47.4243 (155′ 7″ Imperial)
Breadth40' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.1544 (43′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold17' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.5448 (18′ 2″ Imperial)
Burthen1,200Ton 

Armament


22.12.1767Broadside Weight = 120 French Livre (129.504 lbs 58.74 kg)NNF-1715
Upper Gun Deck20 French 12-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
3.1768254 

Service History


DateEventSource
12.3.1768Sailed from Lorient for Pondicherry
30.10.1769Arrived in Lorient from Pondicherry

 

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