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Nominal Guns66FWAS1626
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Ordered19.3.1666FWAS1626
Keel Laid Down4.1666NNF-1661
Launched11.1666NNF-1661
First Commissioned6.1667NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1661
ShipyardZaandam - Noorderkwartier FWAS1626
Ship ClassDutch Built Group (1666)NNF-1661
Constructor
Hendrick Dirkszoon SluijckDutch
Ship Builder
Service 1666
FWAS1626
CategorySecond RateFWAS1626
National RateSecond RangFWAS1626
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Wrecked21.10.1679NNF-1661

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1661
Length of Gundeck140' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)45.472 (149′ 2″ 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)
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:689
Burthen1,200Ton 

Armament


6.1667Broadside 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
6.1667409 NNF-1661

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1667Chef d'Escadre
Gilles de la Roche Saint-AndréFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1652-1668
1672 - 4.6.1673Capitaine de Vaisseau
de Beaulieu de TivasFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1665
ref:687
5.6.1673 - 7.1673Capitaine de Vaisseau
André de NesmondFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1662-1695
FWIKI

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1673 - 6.1673Capitaine en Second
André de NesmondFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1662-1695
FWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
28.5.1672Battle of Solebay
4.6.1673Second Battle of Schooneveld
1674Rerated as a 72 gunnerFWAS1626
1679Rerated as a 70 gunnerFWAS1626

 

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