Le Romain

Nominal Guns16ref:692
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorPrivate Owners
Home PortDunkerque - Flanders ref:692
Ship TypeUnknown


1762Broadside Weight = 2.5 French Livre (2.698 lbs 1.224 kg)ref:692
Gun Deck10 French Swivel
Gun Deck16 French Canons de Fonte

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1762128 ref:692
9.3.1762130 BG

1 Commanding Officer

1762 - 9.3.1762Corsaire CaptainJean Baptiste de Cockref:692

Service History

9.3.1762Taken by Essex (64) off UshantBG

Notes on Ship


Admiralty Office, March 15 , 1762.

His Majesty's Ship the Essex, commanded by Captain Schomberg, being upon a cruize, on the 9th Instant, took off Ushant tbe Romain of Dunkirk a French Privateer of 20 carriage guns, mostly 6-pounders, besides swivels, with 130 men, commanded by M. de Cock, and has sent her into Portsmouth.


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