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La Bricole

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Nominal Guns36NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down9.1763NNF-1715
Acquired19.4.1764NNF-1715
First Commissioned6.1764NNF-1715
ShipyardLe Havre - Normandy NNF-1715
Ship ClassCoulisse Class (1764)NNF-1715
Constructor
Jean-Joseph GinouxFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
NNF-1715
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1715
National RateTroisième RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeFlûte NNF-1715
Given Away10.1779NNF-1715
Becomes
American Fifth Rate ship 'Bricole' (1780) (44) 1780-1780
American 44 Gun
5th Rate Ship

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck144' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)46.7712 (153′ 5″ Imperial)
Length of Keel129' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)41.8992 (137′ 5″ Imperial)
Breadth32' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)10.3936 (34′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold14' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.5472 (14′ 11″ Imperial)
Displacementc1,200Ton 
Burthen700Ton 

Armament


6.1764Broadside Weight = 172 French Livre (185.6224 lbs 84.194 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck14 French 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
6.1764167 NNF-1715

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
12.1772 - 6.1773Lieutenant de Vaisseauref:673

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRankNameSource
11.1767 - 1768Enseigne de Vaisseau
François-Joseph-Hippolyte Bidé de MaurvilleFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1757-1782
ref:673

Service History


DateEventSource
9.1779Foundered in the Savannah river and refloatedNNF-1715

 

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