La Couronne

Nominal Guns48NNF-1610
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1629NNF-1610
First Commissioned1634NNF-1610
ShipyardLa Roche-Bernard - Brittany NNF-1610
ConstructorMathieu CasteauNNF-1610
CategoryFirst RateNNF-1610
Ship TypeGalleon NNF-1610
Broken Up1645NNF-1610


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1610
Length of Gundeck165' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)53.592 (175′ 9″ Imperial)
Length of Keel120' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)38.976 (127′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth46' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)14.9408 (49′ 0″ Imperial)
Breadth (inside Planking)44' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)14.2912 (46′ 10″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold16' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.1968 (17′ 0″ Imperial)


1634Broadside Weight = 528 French Livre (569.8176 lbs 258.456 kg)NNF-1610
Gun Deck14 French 36-Pounder
Gun Deck2 French 24-Pounder
Gun Deck26 French 18-Pounder
Gun Deck3 French 8-Pounder
Gun Deck3 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1634602 NNF-1610

1 Commanding Officer

1638 - 1639Capitaine de VaisseauClaude de Launay de Razilly (1593-1654)NNF-1610

Service History

6.1638Siege of Fuenterrabía


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