Le Provencal -> 1671 Mignon -> 1678 Capable

15959
Nominal Guns44NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down9.1665NNF-1661
Launched3.1667NNF-1661
First Commissioned7.1667NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1661
ShipyardToulon - Provence NNF-1661
Ship ClassProvencal Class NNF-1661
Designed byGédéon RodolpheNNF-1661
ConstructorGédéon RodolpheNNF-1661
CategoryFourth RateNNF-1661
National RateQuatrième RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Broken Up1691NNF-1661

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1661
Length of Gundeck116' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)37.6768 (123′ 7″ 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)
Burthen750Ton 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
7.1667255 NNF-1661

Service History


DateEventSource
6.1671Renamed MignonNNF-1661
8.1.1675/76Second battle of Stromboli
22.4.1676Battle of Agosta
2.6.1676Battle of Palermo
6.1678Renamed CapableNNF-1661
23.5.1683Second Bombardment of Algiers
17.5.1684Bombardment of Gènes
19.6.1685Bombardment of Tripoli
1.5.1689Battle of Bantry Bay
30.6.1690Battle of Beachy Head


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1661Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1661 à 1715Alain DemerliacBook
FWIKIWikipedia - FranceVariousWeb Site
ref:687Mes campagnes de mer sous Louis XIVPhilippe de Vilette-MursayBook
BNF1Batailles Navales de la France - Vol IO TroudeDigital Book
 

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