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Nominal Guns54NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1670NNF-1661
Launched29.8.1672NNF-1661
First Commissioned3.1676NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1661
ShipyardBayonne - Aquitaine NNF-1661
Constructor
Joseph SaboulinFrench
Ship Builder
NNF-1661
CategoryFourth RateNNF-1661
National RateTroisième RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip of the LineNNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Last known2.1702NNF-1661

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1661
Length of Gundeck122' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)39.6256 (130′ 0″ Imperial)
Length of Keel100' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)32.48 (106′ 6″ Imperial)
Breadth36' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)11.6928 (38′ 4″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold17' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.5448 (18′ 2″ Imperial)
Burthen881Ton 

Armament


1692Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck54 French Canons de Fer

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
3.1675/76300 NNF-1661

5 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1676 - 1677Capitaine de Vaisseau
Charles de Courbon-Blénac (1st Comte de Blénac)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1670-1693
ref:687
1683Capitaine de Vaisseau
Charles-François de Machault de BelmontFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Service 1676-1692
ref:687
1689Capitaine de Vaisseau
Charles de Boscal de Mornac (Chevalier de Réals)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1668-1692
ref:687
1690Capitaine de Vaisseau
Théophile du Vigier (Sieur de La Vigerie-Treillebois)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Service 1666-1690
ref:687
1692 - 1694Capitaine de Frégate Légère, as captain corsair
Jacques Dandenne PèreFrench
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Service 1684-1694
ref:692

Service History


DateEventSource
3.3.16771st Battle of Tobago
1.5.1689Battle of Bantry Bay
30.6.1690Battle of Beachy Head
1692

Homeport : Indes Orientales

ref:692
1692

from 1692 to 1694 , took the ships "Samuel" and "Elisabeth"

ref:692
4.1694Refitted as a Other Vessels Hulk

 

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