Le Saint Esprit

15630
Petit Saint Esprit
Nominal Guns16NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Purchased8.1762NNF-1715
First Commissioned9.1762NNF-1715
ShipyardUnknownNNF-1715
CategoryUnratedNNF-1715
Ship TypeCorvette NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Foundered4.1766NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck90' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)29.232 (95′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth25' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)8.1525 (26′ 8″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold11' 10"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.5728 (11′ 8″ Imperial)
Displacementc500Ton 
Burthen315Ton 

Armament


9.1762Broadside Weight = 32 French Livre (34.5344 lbs 15.664 kg)NNF-1715
Gun Deck16 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
9.1762804 officers, 86 menNNF-1715

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1764Enseigne de Vaisseau Thibaut-René de Kergariou-Locmaria (1739-1695)FWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
1.1763Captured by the British at JamaicaNNF-1715
2.1763Restored to the FrenchNNF-1715
4.1766Foundered and run ashore near BayonneNNF-1715
5.1766Remains broken upNNF-1715

 

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