Le Bertin

15839
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
ConstructorAntoine GroignardNNF-1715
CategoryMerchantNNF-1715
Ship TypeEast Indiaman NNF-1715
Captured3.4.1761BWAS-1714
BecomesBritish Third Rate ship of the line 'Belleisle' (1761) (64)

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) off Cadiz
3.4.1761Taken by Venus (36) off Cadiz


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1715Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1715 à 1774Alain DemerliacBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
 

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