Le Télémaque

20065
Nominal Guns20NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorPrivate Owners
Keel Laid Down9.1756NNF-1715
Launched12.1756NNF-1715
First Commissioned2.1757
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardMarseille NNF-1715
CategoryPrivateerNNF-1715
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Captured19.6.1757BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Burthen300Ton 

Armament


1756Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck20 French Canons de Fer

1757Broadside Weight = 1.5 French Livre (1.6188 lbs 0.7344 kg)ref:692
Gun Deck6 Pierrier
Gun Deck20 French Canons de Fer

2.1757Broadside Weight = 1.5 French Livre (1.6188 lbs 0.7344 kg)NNF-1715
Gun Deck6 Pierrier

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1756 - 1757/06/19 Rouxref:692

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1756300 ref:692
1757300 ref:692

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1756 - 1757Corsaire CaptainFelix de Contrepontref:6921757 - 19.6.1757Corsaire Captain Abeilleref:692

Service History


DateEventSource
19.6.1757Taken by Experiment (20)


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1715Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1715 à 1774Alain DemerliacBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ref:692Base de donnés sur les capitaines corsaires , les navires et les armateursJJ SaleinWeb Site
 

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Posted by Michael Arnephie on Sunday 24th of February 2019 14:37

hi im doing some research on the French Privateer frigate 'Le Télémaque' (1756) and since it discovered seychelles in 1770 i need pictures of what the ship looks like any illustrations photo will do. Please any info send to arnephie@seychelles.net. merci!!

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