Le Bizarre -> 1692 Colosse

15897
Nominal Guns42W033
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down8.1670W033
Launched29.8.1672W033
First Commissioned8.1673W033
How acquiredPurpose builtW033
ShipyardMarseille - Provence W033
ConstructorAudibert CoulombW033
CategoryFourth RateW033
National RateQuatrième RangW033
Ship TypeShip of the Line W033
Sailing RigShip RiggedW033
Sold1694W033

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1661
Length of Gundeck105' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)34.104 (111′ 10″ Imperial)
Length of Keel85' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)27.608 (90′ 6″ 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)
Burthen500Ton 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
8.1673156 NNF-1661
2.169291 NNF-1661

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
2.1676 - 1677Capitaine de Vaisseau Ferdinand de Relingues (Comte de Relingue) (1630-1704)EWIKI1683 - 1684Capitaine de Vaisseau Max du Périer (Chevalier du Mesné) (1640-1689)ref:6871684Capitaine de Vaisseau Alexandre Claude Charles Chaumont (Marquis de Chaumont) (1640-1710)ref:687

Service History


DateEventSource
23.5.1683Second Bombardment of Algiers
1.1684

The ship "Sirène" wrecked in the "Passe de Formantières"

All the mens , guns , anchors and ropes are return to Toulon on the ship "Bizarre" of the Chevalier du Mesné

ref:687
17.5.1684Bombardment of Gènes
19.6.1685Bombardment of Tripoli
2.1692Refitted as a 20 gun Unrated Flûte
2.1692Renamed ColosseNNF-1661


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
W033Vaisseaux de Ligne Francais de 1682 a 1767Ronald DeschenesWeb Site
NNF-1661Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1661 à 1715Alain DemerliacBook
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
ref:687Mes campagnes de mer sous Louis XIVPhilippe de Vilette-MursayBook
 

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