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Le Courtisan -> 1671 Magnifique

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Nominal Guns66NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Ordered19.3.1666NNF-1661
Keel Laid Down4.1666NNF-1661
Launched12.1666NNF-1661
First Commissioned1667NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1661
ShipyardAmsterdam - Holland NNF-1661
Ship ClassDutch Built Group (1666)NNF-1661
Constructor
Cornelis de RaffeDutch
Ship Builder
NNF-1661
CategorySecond RateNNF-1661
National RateSecond RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip of the LineNNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Hulked1680NNF-1661

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1661
Length of Gundeck143' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)46.4464 (152′ 4″ Imperial)
Length of Keel118' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)38.3264 (125′ 8″ Imperial)
Breadth36' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)11.6928 (38′ 4″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold14' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.5472 (14′ 11″ Imperial)
Burthen1,200Ton 

Armament


1667Broadside Weight = 484 French Livre (522.3328 lbs 236.918 kg)NNF-1661
Lower Gun Deck24 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck24 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 French 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle2 French 4-Pounder

1674Broadside Weight = 482 French Livre (520.1744 lbs 235.939 kg)FWAS1626
Lower Gun Deck12 French 24-Pounder
Lower Gun Deck14 French 18-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck26 French 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck16 French 6-Pounder
Roundhouse4 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
12.1666456Design ComplementFWAS1626

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1675Capitaine de Vaisseau
de Montbron (Chevalier )French
Naval Sailor
Service 1665-1693
ref:687
1676 - 6.1677Capitaine de Vaisseau
Pierre GravierFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1658-1689
ref:687

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1674Capitaine en SecondFWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
24.6.1671Renamed MagnifiqueFWAS1626
1674Rerated as a 72 gunnerFWAS1626
8.1.1675/76Second battle of Stromboli
22.4.1676Battle of Agosta
2.6.1676Battle of Palermo
6.1677Accidentaly sunk at BonifacioNNF-1661
1678Began repairs at Toulon - Provence NNF-1661
10.1679Completed repairs at Toulon - Provence NNF-1661
1682Refitted as an unarmed Other Vessels HulkFWAS1626

 

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