Le Fier

1951
Nominal Guns76W033
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1681W033
Launched1682W033
How acquiredPurpose builtW033
ShipyardBrest - Brittany W033
ConstructorLaurent HubacW033
CategorySecond RateW033
National RatePremier RangW033
Ship TypeShip of the Line W033
Sailing RigShip RiggedW033
Burnt in Action4.6.1692W033

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW033
Burthen1,100Ton 

Armament


1682Broadside Weight = 634 French Livre (684.2128 lbs 310.343 kg)W033
Lower Gun Deck26 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle20 French 8-Pounder
Roundhouse4 French 4-Pounder

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1690Chef d'escadre Ferdinand de Relingues (Comte de Relingue) (1630-1704)ref:6871692 - 4.6.1692Capitaine de Vaisseau François-René de Betz (Comte de La Harteloire) (1648-1726)ref:687

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1690Enseigne 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
2.6.1692Battle of La Hogue


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
W033Vaisseaux de Ligne Francais de 1682 a 1767Ronald DeschenesWeb Site
ref:687Mes campagnes de mer sous Louis XIVPhilippe de Vilette-MursayBook
 

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