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Le Placelierre -> 1763 Étoile

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Nominal Guns14NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Purchased8.1762NNF-1715
First Commissioned9.1762NNF-1715
ShipyardUnknownNNF-1715
CategoryUnratedNNF-1715
Ship TypeFlûteNNF-1715
Last Mentioned1789NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck104' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)33.7792 (110′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth27' 8"French Feet (Pied du Roi)8.8005 (28′ 10″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold13' 1"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.2314 (13′ 10″ Imperial)
Displacement794Ton 
Burthen404Ton 

Armament


9.1762Broadside Weight = 56 French Livre (60.4352 lbs 27.412 kg)NNF-1715
Gun Deck14 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
9.1762114 NNF-1715

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
bef.1.2.1767 - aft.16.3.1769Lieutenant de Vaisseau
François Chenard de la GiraudaisFrench
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Service 1764-1769
, rank ?
FWIKI
1773 - 1777Lieutenant de Vaisseauref:631

Service History


DateEventSource
4.1763Renamed ÉtoileNNF-1715
1.2.1767

Sailed from Rochefort

FWIKI
13.6.1767Arrived at Rio de Janiero FWIKI
29.9.1768Arrived at Batavia from Brest, CO GrandairW054
16.3.1769Arrived at St Malo FWIKI
1773

Made a long campaign in the Indian Ocean and the China Sea, returning with numerous hydrographic observations .

ref:631
5.1779Refitted as a Unrated Prison Ship
1780Refitted as a Unrated Hulk

 

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