Le Bourbon

2028
Nominal Guns68NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down6.1692NNF-1661
Launched17.11.1692NNF-1661
First Commissioned2.1693NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1661
ShipyardToulon - Provence NNF-1661
ConstructorFrançois Coulomb (1653/54-1716/17)NNF-1661
CategoryThird RateNNF-1661
National RateDeuxième RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Captured12.10.1702NNF-1661

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1661
Length of Gundeck140' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)45.472 (149′ 2″ Imperial)
Length of Keel114' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)37.0272 (121′ 5″ Imperial)
Breadth39' 4"French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.6792 (41′ 7″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold18' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.8464 (19′ 2″ Imperial)

Armament


1692Broadside Weight = 606 French Livre (653.9952 lbs 296.637 kg)W033
Lower Gun Deck26 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle14 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
2.1693458 NNF-1661

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1702 - 12.10.1702Capitaine de VaisseauChevalier Rolland Barrin (Marquis de la Galissonnière) (1646-1737)ref:687

Service History


DateEventSource
12.10.1702Battle of Vigo

 

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