L'Orgueilleux

1906
Nominal Guns90NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down6.1690NNF-1715
Launched29.3.1691NNF-1715
First Commissioned5.1691NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1715
Constructor Laurent Coulomb (1622-1696)NNF-1715
CategorySecond RateNNF-1715
National RatePremier RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Broken Up1717NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck151' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)49.0448 (160′ 10″ Imperial)
Length of Keel125' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)40.6 (133′ 2″ Imperial)
Breadth43' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.9664 (45′ 9″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold19' 3"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.1802 (20′ 3″ Imperial)
Draught Aft23' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.4704 (24′ 6″ Imperial)
Burthen1,600Ton 

Armament


5.1691Broadside Weight = 866 French Livre (934.5872 lbs 423.907 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck26 French 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck30 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle8 French 6-Pounder

5.1691Broadside Weight = 960 French Livre (1036.032 lbs 469.92 kg)NNF-1661
Lower Gun Deck28 French 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck30 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.16916399 officers, 630 menNNF-1715

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1692Capitaine de Vaisseau Courbon-BlénacFWIKI1704Capitaine de Vaisseau Félix de Beaussier (d.1724)FWIKI

2 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1692 - 4.6.1692Lieutenant-Général des armées navales Jean Gabaret (Seigneur d'Angoulins) (1631-1697)FWIKI1693Chef d'escadre Joseph Andrault (2nd Comte de Langeron) (1649-1711)ref:769

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1704Capitaine de Vaisseau Camille de Digoine du Palais (1647-1721)FWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
22.5.1703Cap de la Roque
22.5.1703Took the Ship of the Line Rotterdam (52) near Cap de la RoqueFWIKI
13.8.1704Battle of Malaga
7.1707Submerged at Toulon to avoid shellfireNNF-1661
29.7.1707Battle of Toulon
10.1707RefloatedNNF-1661
8.1715Condemned at ToulonNNF-1715

 

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