Le Singe

15552
Nominal Guns20NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down3.1762NNF-1715
Acquired3.7.1762NNF-1715
First Commissioned8.1762NNF-1715
ShipyardToulon - Provence NNF-1715
Ship ClassRenard ClassNNF-1715
CategorySixth RateNNF-1715
Ship TypeXebec NNF-1715
Condemned1780NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck115'French Feet (Pied du Roi)37.361 (122′ 6″ Imperial)
Breadth28'French Feet (Pied du Roi)9.1215 (29′ 11″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold10'French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.248 (10′ 7″ Imperial)
Burthen165Ton 

Armament


8.1762Broadside Weight = 80 French Livre (86.336 lbs 39.16 kg)NNF-1715
Upper Gun Deck20 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
8.17622055 offiders, 200 menNNF-1715

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1765Lieutenant de VaisseauChevalier Pierre-Andre de Suffren (1726-1788)ref:631

Service History


DateEventSource
31.5.1765Blockade of the Pirates of Salé
25.6.1765Larache Expedition

 

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