L'Hébé

15509
Nominal Guns34NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down9.1756NNF-1715
Acquired6.1757NNF-1715
First Commissioned2.1758NNF-1715
ShipyardLe Havre - Normandy NNF-1715
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1715
National RateQuatrième RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeFrigate NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Wrecked9.1763NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck144' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)46.7749 (153′ 5″ Imperial)
Breadth34' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)11.0838 (36′ 4″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold14' 11"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.554 (14′ 11″ Imperial)
Burthen400Ton 

Armament


2.1758Broadside Weight = 124 French Livre (133.8208 lbs 60.698 kg)NNF-1715
Upper Gun Deck2 French 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck24 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle8 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
2.1758300 NNF-1715

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
27.10.1757 - 19.3.1759Capitaine de VaisseauGabriel Bory (1720-1801)ref:12751759Capitaine de FrégateLagadec Mesedern de KerlouryFWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
19.11.1759Fortune vs Hebe
20.11.1759Battle of Quiberon Bay

 

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