L'Astrée

15461
Nominal Guns30NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down7.1727NNF-1715
Launched1.1728NNF-1715
First Commissioned4.1728NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardBrest - Brittany NNF-1715
ConstructorJean Marguerite Tupinier (1779-1850)NNF-1715
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1715
National RateQuatrième RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeFrégate Légère NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Broken Up1741NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck109'French Feet (Pied du Roi)35.4303 (116′ 2″ Imperial)
Breadth29'French Feet (Pied du Roi)9.4463 (30′ 11″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold13'French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.2495 (13′ 11″ Imperial)
Burthen412Ton 

Armament


4.1728Broadside Weight = 104 French Livre (112.2368 lbs 50.908 kg)NNF-1715
Upper Gun Deck22 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle8 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
4.17281955 officers, 190 menNNF-1715

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1736Enseigne de Vaisseau Luc Urbain de Bouëxic (Comte de Guichen) (1712-1790)FWIKI

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
21.7.1733 - 8.1.1734Garde de la MarinePierre Claude Hocdenau (1771-1792)ref:1275

Service History


DateEventSource
20.7.1728Bombardment of Tripoli
11.6.1734Siege of Danzig

 

Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page





Recent comments to other pages

Date postedByPage
Sunday 23rd of February 2020 21:08Bob JohnsDanish Fifth Rate frigate 'Venus' (1805) (36)
Saturday 22nd of February 2020 16:01Tom MoffattBritish Merchant merchantman 'Boyne' (1807)
Thursday 20th of February 2020 07:52Albert ParkerFrench Third Rate ship of the line 'L'Elisabeth' (1722)
Tuesday 18th of February 2020 19:15Thierry GUIHENEUFFrench Privateer 'Le Du Teillay' (1744) (18)
Tuesday 18th of February 2020 17:41Tim OakleyBritish fireship 'Vesuvius' (1756) (8)