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L'Orgueilleux

1906
Nominal Guns88NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Ordered10.1689NNF-1715
Keel Laid Down6.1690NNF-1715
Named24.9.1689NNF-1715
Launched29.3.1691NNF-1715
First Commissioned5.1691NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1715
Designed by
Laurent CoulombFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1686-1696
NNF-1715
Constructor
Laurent CoulombFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1686-1696
NNF-1715
CategorySecond RateNNF-1715
National RatePremier RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeShip of the LineNNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Broken Up8.1716NNF-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 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentFWAS1626
Length of Gundeck153' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)49.6944 (163′ 0″ 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 Forward21' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.8208 (22′ 4″ Imperial)
Draught Aft23' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.4704 (24′ 6″ Imperial)
Burthen1,600Tonneaux 

Armament


1691Broadside Weight = 896 French Livre (966.9632 lbs 438.592 kg)FWAS1626
Lower Gun Deck28 French 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck30 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck6 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

1704Broadside Weight = 866 French Livre (934.5872 lbs 423.907 kg)FWAS1626
Lower Gun Deck26 French 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck30 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck8 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.1691Home: 659 Peacetime: 409650 crew + 9 officersFWAS1626
5.16916399 officers, 630 menNNF-1715

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1692Capitaine de Vaisseau
Courbon-BlénacFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1690-1692
FWIKI
1703 - 1704Capitaine de Vaisseau
Camille de Digoine du PalaisFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1665-1716
ref:673
1704Capitaine de Vaisseau
Félix de BeaussierFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1673-1704
FWIKI

2 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1692 - 4.6.1692Lieutenant-Général des Armées Navales
Jean Gabaret (Seigneur d'Angoulins)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1653-1692
FWIKI
1693Chef d'Escadre
Joseph Andrault (2nd Comte de Langeron)French
Naval Sailor
Ship Builder
Administrator
Marine
Service 1669-1706
ref:769

1 Crewman


DatesRatingNameSource
1703Volontaire de la Marine
Claude Louis d'Espinchal (1st Marquis de Massiac)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1702-1764
ref:673

Service History


DateEventSource
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
17.6.1693Battle of Lagos
22.5.1703Cap de la Roque
22.5.1703Took the Ship of the Line
Rotterdam (52) 1695-1703
Dutch 52 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
near Cap de la Roque
FWIKI
1704Rerated as a 90 gunnerFWAS1626
13.8.1704Battle of Malaga
7.1707Submerged at Toulon to avoid shellfireNNF-1661
29.7.1707Battle of Toulon
10.1707RefloatedNNF-1661
11.3.1713

Condemned at Toulon

FWAS1626
8.1715Condemned at ToulonNNF-1715
1.12.1715

Order to be broken up

FWAS1626
8.1716

Breaking up completed

FWAS1626

 

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