Le Jupiter

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Nominal Guns22BWAS-1714
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1757ref:692
Home PortBayonne - Aquitaine BWAS-1714
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryPrivateerBWAS-1714
Ship TypeFrégate Légère BWAS-1714
Captured13.5.1762BG

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen320French Tonneaux314.259 

Armament


1757Broadside Weight = 68.5 French Livre (73.9252 lbs 33.531 kg)ref:692
Gun Deck22 French 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 French Swivel

9.1757Broadside Weight = 66 French Livre (71.2272 lbs 32.307 kg)ref:818
Gun Deck22 French 6-Pounder

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1757 - 1762/05/13 Laparaderef:692

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1757260 ref:692
9.1757250 ref:818
13.5.1762185 BG

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1757 - 1760Corsaire CaptainJean Minbielleref:692

Service History


DateEventSource
1757

Took under Captain Minbielle 5 prizes : "Joly Basilew" , "Guillaume Elisabeth" , ...

ref:692
9.1757

At sea

ref:818
13.5.1762Taken by Looe (44) off Cape Clear bearing N. E. 160 LeaguesBG


Notes on Ship


ArmamentsBG

At the capture , 22 Guns of 9 and 6-Pounders , 10 Swivels.


CaptureBG

Admiralty Office, June 14.

Captain Penny, of His Majesty's Ship the Lore, gives an account, in his letter of the 2d Instant from Cork, that on the 13th past, Cape Clear bearing N. E. 160 leagues, he took the Jupiter, a French Privateer belonging to Bayonne, of 22 Guns, 9 and 6-pounders, 10 swivels, and 185 men



 

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