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L'Etourdie

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Nominal Guns20NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1.1761NNF-1715
Acquired1.1762NNF-1715
First Commissioned2.1762NNF-1715
ShipyardNantes - Brittany NNF-1715
CategorySixth RateNNF-1715
National RateCinquième RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeFrigateNNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Wrecked1.1783NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck107'French Feet (Pied du Roi)34.7807 (114′ 1″ Imperial)
Breadth26'French Feet (Pied du Roi)8.4719 (27′ 9″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold13' 4"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.2585 (13′ 11″ Imperial)
Burthen320Ton 

Armament


2.1762Broadside Weight = 56 French Livre (60.4352 lbs 27.412 kg)NNF-1715
Upper Gun Deck16 French 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
2.1762120 NNF-1715

4 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1762Enseigne de Vaisseau
Chevalier Claude-Marguerite François Renart de Fuchsamberg d'AmblimontFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1751-1792
FWIKI
1762 - 1763Lieutenant de Frégate
Pierre-François CornicFrench
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Administrator
Merchant Sailor
Service 1755-1796
FWIKI
1776 - Lieutenant de Vaisseau, , campaign of 6 months
Chevalier Charles René Louis de Bernard de MarignyFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Service 1754-1815
FWIKI
5.1776 - 1776Lieutenant de Vaisseauref:631

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1762Enseigne de Vaisseau
Armand Le Gardeur de TillyFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1750-1792
ref:631

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1765Garde de la Marine
Chevalier Jean Baptiste François de SuzannetFrench
Naval Sailor
Marine
Service 1757-1792
ref:673

Service History


DateEventSource
11.1761Purchased on the stocks having been laid down as a privateerNNF-1715
1762

Campaign to Saint-Domingue and had a combat.

ref:631
1765

On mission to St Pierre and Miquelon .

ref:673
1776

Campaign of 6 months on the coast of the Manche .

FWIKI
6.7.1779Battle of Grenada
1.1783

Wrecked near the Isle of Sein , Britany , Francia

ref:692

 

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