Le Tonnant

1923
Nominal Guns90W033
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down12.1692W033
Launched9.1693EWIKI
First Commissioned12.1693W033
How acquiredPurpose builtEWIKI
ShipyardToulon - Provence W033
Ship ClassTonnant ClassW033
ConstructorFrançois Coulomb (1653/54-1716/17)W033
CategorySecond RateW033
National RatePremier RangW033
Ship TypeShip of the Line W033
Sailing RigShip RiggedW033
Sold for Break Up5.1710W033

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1661
Length of Gundeck158' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)51.3184 (168′ 4″ Imperial)
Length of Keel134' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)43.5232 (142′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth44' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)14.3318 (47′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold20' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.6584 (21′ 10″ Imperial)
Burthen1,700Ton 

Armament


12.1693Broadside Weight = 948 French Livre (1023.0816 lbs 464.046 kg)NNF-1661
Lower Gun Deck28 French 36-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck30 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
12.1693738 NNF-1661

2 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1696Chef d'escadre Ferdinand de Relingues (Comte de Relingue) (1630-1704)ref:6871704 - 24.8.1704Lieutenant-Général des armées navalesChevalier Allain Emmanuel de Coëtlogon (Marquis de Coëtlogon) (1646-1730)ref:687

1 Passenger


DatesRankNameSource
1696Capitaine de Frégate Charles-Gaspard Goussé (Marquis de la Roche-Allard) (1670-1748)ref:687

Service History


DateEventSource
13.8.1704Battle of Malaga
29.7.1707Battle of Toulon
8.1707Partially burnt at ToulonNNF-1661
1709Condemned at ToulonNNF-1661


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
W033Vaisseaux de Ligne Francais de 1682 a 1767Ronald DeschenesWeb Site
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
NNF-1661Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1661 à 1715Alain DemerliacBook
ref:687Mes campagnes de mer sous Louis XIVPhilippe de Vilette-MursayBook
 

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