L'Aimable

2004
Nominal Guns70DBF
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Ordered4.1689DBF
Launched3.1689/90DBF
How acquiredPurpose builtDBF
ShipyardRochefort - Aunis DBF
ConstructorHonoré MalletDBF
CategorySecond RateDBF
National RateDeuxième RangDBF
Ship TypeShip of the Line DBF
Sailing RigShip RiggedDBF
Sold5.1714DBF

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1661
Length of Gundeck144' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)46.7712 (153′ 5″ Imperial)
Length of Keel126' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)40.9248 (134′ 3″ Imperial)
Breadth38' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.3424 (40′ 5″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold17' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.5448 (18′ 2″ Imperial)

Armament


1690Broadside Weight = 528 French Livre (569.8176 lbs 258.456 kg)W033
Gun Deck26 French 24-Pounder
Gun Deck28 French 12-Pounder
Gun Deck16 French 6-Pounder

1690Broadside Weight = 542 French Livre (584.9264 lbs 265.309 kg)DBF
Gun Deck26 French 24-Pounder
Gun Deck22 French 18-Pounder
Gun Deck16 French 4-Pounder

1710Broadside Weight = 522 French Livre (563.3424 lbs 255.519 kg)NNF-1661
Gun Deck26 French 24-Pounder
Gun Deck28 French 12-Pounder
Gun Deck14 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
430 DBF

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1690Capitaine de Vaisseau Pierre Guérusseau (Seigneur du Magnou) (1630-1706)FWIKI1692Capitaine de Vaisseau Charles de Boscal de Mornac (Chevalier de Réals) (1645-1697)FWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
30.6.1690Battle of Beachy Head
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
5.1714Sold at LorientNNF-1661
7.1715Burnt by accident at LorientNNF-1661

 

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