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Le Comte de Noailles

17343
Nominal Guns16BWAS-1714
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorPrivate Owners
Keel Laid Down1746ref:294
Acquired1747BWAS-1714
Home PortGranville - Normandy BWAS-1714
ShipyardBayonne - Aquitaine ref:294
CategoryPrivateerBWAS-1714
Ship TypeUnknownBWAS-1714
Captured23.1.1748BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen210French Tonneaux206.569 

Armament


1747Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck20 French Canons de Fer

23.1.1748Broadside Weight UnknownBG
Gun Deck22 French Canons de Fer

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1747/11/06 - 1748/01/23ref:692

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
6.11.1747131 ref:294
23.1.1748150 BG

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
6.11.1747 - 23.1.1748Capitaine de Corsaire
René Perrée de Grandpièce (Sieur de Grandpièce et du Hamel)French
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Service 1747-1765
ref:294

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
6.11.1747 - 23.1.1748Capitaine en Second
Georges René Le Pelley de PlévilleFrench
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Marine
Service 1745-1798
ref:294

Service History


DateEventSource
1747

Took the ship "Jeune Yda"

ref:692
23.1.1748Taken by
Romney (50) 1726-1757
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
in the Soundings
BWAS-1714
23.1.1748Taken by
Rainbow (44) 1747-1802
British 44 Gun
5th Rate Ship of the Line
in the Soundings
BWAS-1714
23.1.1748Taken by
Amazon (22) 1745-1763
British 22 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
in the Soundings
BWAS-1714


Notes on Ship


Divergence date Captureref:294

02/02/1748

Les Corsaires de La Manche

In Salein , 09/02/1748


CaptureBG

Admiralty-Office, February 1.
His Majesty's Ships the Romney ,Rainbow , and Amazon, cruizing in the Soundings, on the 23d of last month, fell in with and took the Count de Noailles Privateer of 16 guns, belonging to Granville. And 2 days afterwards the Romney and Amazon, being in company, met with and took the Geraldus, a French East India Ship of about 400 Tons, laden with provisions, bound from Port L'Orient to India. She came out with 2 other East India Ships, but sailed so bad that she lost company with them, and was returning back to Port L'Orient. The prize is come into Plymouth.



 

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