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L'Atalante

15466
Nominal Guns32NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down11.1740NNF-1715
Launched16.3.1741NNF-1715
First Commissioned6.1741NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardToulon - Provence NNF-1715
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1715
National RateQuatrième RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeFrigateNNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Sunk in Action6.1760NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck115'French Feet (Pied du Roi)37.361 (122′ 6″ Imperial)
Breadth30' 10"French Feet (Pied du Roi)9.744 (31′ 11″ Imperial)
Breadth14' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.5472 (14′ 11″ Imperial)
Burthen441Ton 

Armament


6.1741Broadside Weight = 148 French Livre (159.7216 lbs 72.446 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck10 French 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
6.17412466 officers, 240 menNNF-1715

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1744 - 1745Lieutenant de Vaisseau
Chevalier Louis de Grimaudet du MotheuxFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1714-1762
ref:673
1749Capitaine de Vaisseau
Chevalier Louis de Saint-André du VergerFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1715-1757
ref:673
13.5.1754 - 1758Capitaine de Vaisseau
Louis-Charles du ChaffaultFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1725-1790
FWIKI

2 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1747Enseigne de Vaisseauref:6311757Enseigne de Vaisseau
Charles Étienne Bombelles (Baron de Bombelle)French
Naval Sailor
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1750-1782
ref:1275

Service History


DateEventSource
10.2.1743/44Battle of Toulon
11.3.1756Capture of the Warwick
1757

Campaign to Cayenne and the West Indies .

ref:673
6.1760

Sunk in the Saint Lawrence

NNF-1715

 

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