La Perle

Nominal Guns34NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
PreviouslyAlgerian Fourth Rate ship 'Tric' (1658) (34)
ShipyardAlgiers - Algeria NNF-1661
CategoryFourth RateNNF-1661
National RateCinquième RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip NNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Sold for Break Up11.1676NNF-1661


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1661
Length of Gundeck105' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)34.104 (111′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth28' 10"French Feet (Pied du Roi)9.0944 (29′ 10″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold13' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.2224 (13′ 10″ Imperial)
Draught Forward12' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.8976 (12′ 9″ Imperial)
Draught Aft13' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.2224 (13′ 10″ Imperial)


1665Broadside Weight = 121 French Livre (130.5832 lbs 59.2295 kg)NNF-1661
Gun Deck16 French 10-Pounder
Gun Deck4 French 8-Pounder
Gun Deck10 French 5-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
6.1663206 NNF-1661

1 Commanding Officer

1665Capitaine de Vaisseau Kerjean-Lesmoual

1 Warrant Officer

1665Enseigne de Vaisseau Charles-François Davy (Marquis d'Amfreville) (1628-1692)ref:687

Service History

2.3.1665Battle of La Goulette
12.8.1665Battle of Cherchell
6.1674Refitted as a 6 gun Unrated Fireship
1675Condemned at ToulonNNF-1661
11.1676Sold at ToulonNNF-1661


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