La Couronne

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Nominal Guns80W033
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1668W033
Acquired18.2.1669EWIKI
ShipyardBrest - Brittany W033
ConstructorLaurent HubacW033
CategorySecond RateW033
National RatePremier RangW033
Ship TypeShip of the Line W033
Sailing RigShip RiggedW033
Broken Up1712W033

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW033
Length of Gundeck144' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)46.7712 (153′ 5″ Imperial)
Breadth38' 10"French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.3424 (40′ 5″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold17' 3"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.5332 (18′ 1″ Imperial)
Burthen1,300Ton 

Armament


2.1669Broadside Weight = 678 French Livre (731.6976 lbs 331.881 kg)W033
Lower Gun Deck10 French 36-Pounder
Lower Gun Deck14 French 24-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck26 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 French 4-Pounder

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
8.1683 - 1683Chef d'escadre Charles-François Davy (Marquis d'Amfreville) (1628-1692)FWIKI1690Chef d'escadre Joseph Andrault (2nd Comte de Langeron) (1649-1711)FWIKI1692Capitaine de Vaisseau de Montbron (Chevalier ) (1640-1693)FWIKI1694Lieutenant-Général des armées navalesChevalier André de Nesmond (1641-1702)ref:687

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
1694Garde de la MarineJoseph de Nesmond de Brie (1675-1751)FWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
30.6.1690Battle of Beachy Head
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
22.5.1703Cap de la Roque
22.5.1703Took the Ship of the Line Schermer (44) near Cap de la RoqueFWIKI
13.8.1704Battle of Malaga
7.1707Submerged at Toulon to avoid shell fireNNF-1661
29.7.1707Battle of Toulon
10.1707RefloatedNNF-1661

 

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