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L'Astrée

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Nominal Guns12NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorCompagnie des Indes
Keel Laid Down4.1750NNF-1715
Acquired26.6.1751NNF-1715
First Commissioned12.1751NNF-1715
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1715
Constructor
Gilles CambryFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
NNF-1715
CategoryMerchantNNF-1715
Ship TypeFrigateNNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Captured20.9.1755NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck87' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)28.2576 (92′ 8″ Imperial)
Length of Keel72' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)23.3856 (76′ 8″ Imperial)
Breadth10' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.248 (10′ 7″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold10' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.248 (10′ 7″ Imperial)
Displacementc390Ton 
Burthen200Ton 

Armament


12.1751Broadside Weight = 24 French Livre (25.9008 lbs 11.748 kg)NNF-1715
Gun Deck12 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1.175231 NNF-1715
8.175439 NNF-1715
1.175561 NNF-1715

Service History


DateEventSource
20.9.1755Taken by
Weymouth (60) 1752-1772
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line


 

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