Le Zéphyr

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Nominal Guns28NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down6.1727NNF-1715
Acquired16.11.1728NNF-1715
First Commissioned1.1729NNF-1715
ShipyardToulon - Provence NNF-1715
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1715
National RateCinquième RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeFrégate-Vaisseau de 2ème Ordre (Demi-Batterie) NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Captured9.1762NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck115'French Feet (Pied du Roi)37.361 (122′ 6″ Imperial)
Breadth30' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)9.9064 (32′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold14' 4"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.5743 (15′ 0″ Imperial)
Burthen436Ton 

Armament


1.1729Broadside Weight = 116 French Livre (125.1872 lbs 56.782 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck4 French 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck2 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1.17292266 officers, 220 menNNF-1715

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
11.11.1755 - 21.2.1757Enseigne de Vaisseau Jean-François d'Arros (Baron d'Argelos) (1726-1791)ref:1275

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
1737Sous-Brigadier , Garde de MarineChevalier Nicolas Pierre des Nos de Champmeslin (1717-?)ref:67318.10.1747 - 1748Garde de la Marine Jean-François d'Arros (1726-1791)ref:1275

Service History


DateEventSource
1739

Campaign in Corse

ref:631
10.2.1743/44Battle of Toulon
11.3.1756Capture of the Warwick
1.9.1762Taken by Lion (60)

 

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