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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 Class (1669)NNF-1661
Designed by
Laurent Hubac (Sieur de Kervalennec)French
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1637-1682
NNF-1661
Constructor
Laurent Hubac (Sieur de Kervalennec)French
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1637-1682
NNF-1661
CategoryFourth RateNNF-1661
National RateTroisième RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip of the LineNNF-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 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1672Capitaine de Vaisseau
de KervenFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1652-1672
ref:687
1673Capitaine de Vaisseau
Théophile du Vigier (Sieur de La Vigerie-Treillebois)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Service 1666-1690
ref:687
1674Capitaine de Vaisseau
Ferdinand de Relingues (Comte de Relingue)French
Naval Sailor
Ship Owner
Administrator
Marine
Service 1670-1702
ref:687
3.10.1677 - 11.5.1678Capitaine de Vaisseau
Marc-Hyacinthe Rosmadec (Marquis de Rosmadec)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1666-1690
ref:687

Service History


DateEventSource
6.1670Renamed BourbonE-WIKI
28.5.1672Battle of Solebay
4.6.1673Second Battle of Schooneveld
11.12.16772nd Battle of Tobago

 

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