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Le Bourgogne

2030
Nominal Guns74NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1.1762NNF-1715
Launched26.6.1766NNF-1715
First Commissioned11.1767NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardToulon - Provence NNF-1715
Constructor
Noel PometFrench
Ship Builder
NNF-1715
CategoryThird RateNNF-1715
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Wrecked2.1783NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck168'French Feet (Pied du Roi)54.5696 (179′ 0″ Imperial)
Length of Keel146'French Feet (Pied du Roi)47.4243 (155′ 7″ Imperial)
Breadth43' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)14.0205 (45′ 11″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold21' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.9832 (22′ 10″ Imperial)
Burthen1,550Ton 

Armament


11.1767Broadside Weight = 838 French Livre (904.3696 lbs 410.201 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck28 French 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
11.17677216 officers, 715 crewNNF-1715

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1781 - 1782Capitaine de VaisseauFWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
29.4.1781Battle of Fort Royal
5.9.1781Battle of the Chesapeake
11.9.1781Took the Frigate
Richmond (32) 1757-1781
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
in the Chesapeake

25.1.1782Battle of Saint Kitts
12.4.1782Battle of the Saintes
2.1783Wrecked on the coast of VenezuelaNNF-1715

 

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