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Le Bertin

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Nominal Guns64NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorCompagnie des Indes
Keel Laid Down5.1760NNF-1715
Acquired29.10.1760NNF-1715
First Commissioned2.1761NNF-1715
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1715
Constructor
Chevalier Antoine GroignardFrench
Naval Sailor
Designer
Ship Builder
Administrator
Service 1744-1798
NNF-1715
CategoryMerchantNNF-1715
Ship TypeEast IndiamanNNF-1715
Captured3.4.1761BWAS-1714
Becomes

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck157' 10"French Feet (Pied du Roi)50.9936 (167′ 3″ Imperial)
Length of Keel139' 10"French Feet (Pied du Roi)45.1472 (148′ 1″ Imperial)
Breadth40' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.1544 (43′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold17' 9"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.5564 (18′ 2″ Imperial)

Armament


2.1761Broadside Weight = 168 French Livre (181.3056 lbs 82.236 kg)NNF-1715
Upper Gun Deck28 French 12-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
2.176119910 officers, 189 crew, when armed en-fluteNNF-1715

Service History


DateEventSource
3.4.1761Taken by
Hero (74) 1759-1810
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1800 Renamed "Rochester"
off Cadiz

3.4.1761Taken by
Venus (36) 1758-1828
British 36 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
1807 Renamed "Heroine"
off Cadiz


 

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