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 TypeFrigate NNF-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 VaisseauChevalier Claude-Marguerite François Renart de Fuchsamberg d'Amblimont (1736-1797)FWIKI1762 - 1763Lieutenant de Frégate Pierre-François Cornic (1731-1801)FWIKI1776 - Lieutenant de Vaisseau, , campaign of 6 monthsChevalier Charles René Louis de Bernard de Marigny (1740-1816)FWIKI5.1776 - 1776Lieutenant de Vaisseau Jean Antoine Le Bègue de Germiny (Comte de Germiny ) (1727-1808)ref:631

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1762Enseigne de Vaisseau Armand Le Gardeur de Tilly (1733-1812)ref:631

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
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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