Le Louvre -> 1670 Bourbon

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Nominal Guns48NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down9.1669NNF-1661
Launched29.4.1670NNF-1661
First Commissioned8.1670NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1661
ShipyardBrest - Brittany NNF-1661
Ship ClassWallon ClassNNF-1661
Designed byLaurent HubacNNF-1661
ConstructorLaurent HubacNNF-1661
CategoryFourth RateNNF-1661
National RateTroisième RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Wrecked11.5.1678NNF-1661

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1661
Length of Gundeck123' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)39.9504 (131′ 0″ Imperial)
Length of Keel108' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)35.0784 (115′ 1″ Imperial)
Breadth33' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)10.7184 (35′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold15' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.872 (15′ 11″ Imperial)
Burthen800Ton 

Armament


8.1670Broadside Weight = 198 French Livre (213.6816 lbs 96.921 kg)NNF-1661
Lower Gun Deck22 French 18-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
8.1670305 NNF-1661

4 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1672Capitaine de Vaisseau de Kervenref:6871673Capitaine de Vaisseau Théophile du Vigier (Sieur de La Vigerie-Treillebois) (1640-1702)ref:6871674Capitaine de Vaisseau Ferdinand de Relingues (Comte de Relingue) (1630-1704)ref:6873.10.1677 - 11.5.1678Capitaine de Vaisseau Marc-Hyacinthe Rosmadec (Chevalier de Tréguier) (1635-1702)ref:687

Service History


DateEventSource
6.1670Renamed BourbonEWIKI
28.5.1672Battle of Solebay
4.6.1673Second Battle of Schooneveld
11.12.16772nd Battle of Tobago


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1661Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1661 à 1715Alain DemerliacBook
ref:687Mes campagnes de mer sous Louis XIVPhilippe de Vilette-MursayBook
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
 

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