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Le Rohan Soubise

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Nominal Guns22NNF-1774
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Previously
Purchased3.1780NNF-1774
First Commissioned4.1780NNF-1774
ShipyardDunkerque - Flanders NNF-1774
Ship ClassComtesse d'Artois Class (1779)E-WIKI
Designed by
Jaques DenysFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
E-WIKI
Constructor
Jaques DenysFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
NNF-1774
CategorySixth RateNNF-1774
Ship TypeFrigateNNF-1774
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1774
Captured25.4.1781BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1774
Length of Gundeck107' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)34.7536 (114′ 0″ Imperial)
Breadth26' 4"French Feet (Pied du Roi)8.4628 (27′ 9″ Imperial)
Burthen300Ton 

Armament


4.1780Broadside Weight = 92 French Livre (99.2864 lbs 45.034 kg)NNF-1774
Upper Gun Deck20 French 8-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck4 French 6-Pound Obusier

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1780/03 - 1781/04/25
Robert CoppensFrench
Ship Owner
Service 1761-1782
,
CailliezFrench
Ship Owner
Service 1761-1782
Principal Managing Owner
ref:683

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
4.1780230 NNF-1774

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
10.4.1780 - 30.4.1780Capitaine de Corsaire
Jean Baptiste Charles RoyerFrench
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Merchant Sailor
Service 1772-1780
ref:683
30.4.1780 - 2.5.1780Capitaine de Corsaire, after the mortal wound of Royer
Jean Joseph CastagnierFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1780
ref:683

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
10.4.1780 - 30.4.1780Capitaine en Second
Jean Joseph CastagnierFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1780
ref:683

Service History


DateEventSource
25.4.1781Taken by
Proselyte (32) 1780-1785
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate



Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
10.4.1780-1780Dunkirk Privateer Squadron 1780
Jean Baptiste Charles RoyerFrench
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Merchant Sailor
Service 1772-1780
 
 

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