Le Bien Aimé

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Nominal Guns68NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorCompagnie des Indes
Keel Laid Down1.1756NNF-1715
Acquired24.8.1756NNF-1715
First Commissioned3.1757NNF-1715
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1715
Ship ClassComte de Provence ClassNNF-1715
Constructor Jacques-Luc Coulomb (1713-1791)NNF-1715
CategoryMerchantNNF-1715
Ship TypeEast Indiaman NNF-1715
Wrecked29.4.1758NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck168' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)54.5664 (179′ 0″ Imperial)
Length of Keel154' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)50.0192 (164′ 1″ Imperial)
Breadth43' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.9664 (45′ 9″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold20' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.6584 (21′ 10″ Imperial)
Displacement2,760Ton 
Burthen1,490Ton 

Armament


3.1757Broadside Weight = 636 French Livre (686.3712 lbs 311.322 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck28 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
3.1757525 NNF-1715

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1757 - 29.4.1758Capitaine , Compagnie des Indes Jacques Lars de Lescouet: on board from 1758FWIKI

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1757 - 29.4.1758Lieutenant , Compagnie des Indes Barthélémy de Trémignon (1732-1781)ref:631

Service History


DateEventSource
29.4.1758Battle of Cuddalore

 

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