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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 SaboulinNNF-1661
CategoryFourth RateNNF-1661
National RateTroisième RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-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 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1676 - 1677Capitaine de Vaisseau Charles de Courbon-Blénac (1st Comte de Blénac) (1622-1696)ref:6871683Capitaine de Vaisseau Charles-François de Machault de Belmont (1640-1709)ref:6871689Capitaine de Vaisseau Charles de Boscal de Mornac (Chevalier de Réals) (1645-1697)ref:6871690Capitaine de Vaisseau Théophile du Vigier (Sieur de La Vigerie-Treillebois) (1640-1702)ref:6871692 - 1694Capitaine de Frégate Légère, as captain corsair Jacques Dandenne Père (d.1699)ref:692

Service History


DateEventSource
3.3.1676/771st 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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