Le Samson

19136
Nominal Guns24BWAS-1714
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1757ref:692
Home PortBayonne - Aquitaine ref:692
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryPrivateerBWAS-1714
Ship TypeUnknownBWAS-1714
Captured15.5.1760BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen350French Tonneaux343.629 

Armament


1757Broadside Weight = 4.5 French Livre (4.8564 lbs 2.2032 kg)ref:692
Gun Deck18 Pierrier
Gun Deck24 French Canons de Fer

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1757Dominique Lannes, Lassusref:692

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1757313with 24 guns and 18 pierriers , owner Lassusref:692
1757250with 22 guns , owner Lannesref:692

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1757Corsaire Captain, for the 2 cruizesSamson Dufourcqref:692

Service History


DateEventSource
1757

Took 29 prizes on the cruize with owner Lassus : "Boscaven" , ...

ref:692
15.5.1760Taken by Coventry (28)

 

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