Le Jason

17453
Nominal Guns48NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorCompagnie des Indes
Keel Laid Down1738NNF-1715
Acquired24.3.1739NNF-1715
First Commissioned11.1739NNF-1715
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1715
Ship ClassJason ClassNNF-1715
CategoryMerchantNNF-1715
Ship TypeEast Indiaman NNF-1715
Captured24.1.1745NNF-1715
BecomesFrench Merchant east indiaman 'Le Jason' (1746) (48)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck128' 9"French Feet (Pied du Roi)41.5831 (136′ 5″ Imperial)
Length of Keel109' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)35.4032 (116′ 1″ Imperial)
Breadth34' 3"French Feet (Pied du Roi)11.0635 (36′ 3″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold14' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.5878 (15′ 0″ Imperial)
Displacementc1,250Ton 
Burthen700Ton 

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1.17451489 officers and 139 crewNNF-1715

Service History


DateEventSource
1.1745Refitted as a 24 gun East Indiaman
24.1.1744/45Straits of Banca

 

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