Le Conquérant

1943
Nominal Guns84NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down6.1687NNF-1661
Launched10.8.1688NNF-1715
First Commissioned4.1689NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardToulon - Provence NNF-1715
ConstructorBlaise PangaloNNF-1715
CategorySecond RateNNF-1715
National RatePremier RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Broken Up to Rebuild1707NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW033
Length of Gundeck150' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)48.72 (159′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth40' 10"French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.992 (42′ 7″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold17' 9"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.5564 (18′ 2″ Imperial)
Burthen1,400Ton 

Armament


1688Broadside Weight = 734 French Livre (792.1328 lbs 359.293 kg)W033
Lower Gun Deck16 French 36-Pounder
Lower Gun Deck10 French 24-Pounder
Middle Gun Deck28 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 French 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 French 4-Pounder

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1694Lieutenant de Vaisseau Charles-Gaspard Goussé (Marquis de la Roche-Allard) (1670-1748)ref:687

Service History


DateEventSource
30.6.1690Battle of Beachy Head
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
17.6.1693Battle of Lagos


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1715Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1715 à 1774Alain DemerliacBook
NNF-1661Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1661 à 1715Alain DemerliacBook
W033Vaisseaux de Ligne Francais de 1682 a 1767Ronald DeschenesWeb Site
FWIKIWikipedia - FranceVariousWeb Site
ref:769Abraham Du Quesne et la marine de son temps Tome 2 from 1670 Augustin JalDigital Book
ref:687Mes campagnes de mer sous Louis XIVPhilippe de Vilette-MursayBook
 

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