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Le Dauphin Royal

2048
Nominal Guns74NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down11.1737NNF-1715
Launched13.10.1738NNF-1715
First Commissioned10.1740NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardBrest - Brittany NNF-1715
CategoryThird RateNNF-1715
Ship TypeShip of the LineNNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Broken Up9.1783NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck153' 8"French Feet (Pied du Roi)49.6985 (163′ 0″ Imperial)
Length of Keel137'French Feet (Pied du Roi)44.5027 (146′ 0″ Imperial)
Breadth42'French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.6687 (44′ 10″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold20' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.6584 (21′ 10″ Imperial)
Burthen1,400Ton 

Armament


10.1740Broadside Weight = 792 French Livre (854.7264 lbs 387.684 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck26 French 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 French 8-Pounder
Roundhouse4 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
10.17405566 officers, 550 menNNF-1715

4 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1742Capitaine de Vaisseau
Chevalier Antoine-Alexis de Périer (Comte de Salvert)French
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Service 1701-1757
ref:673
1756Capitaine de Vaisseau
Chevalier Louis de Saint-André du VergerFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1715-1757
ref:673
1757 - 12.1759Capitaine de Vaisseau
André d’Urtubie (Chevalier d’Urtubie Fagosse)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1708-1767
FWIKI
1779Capitaine de Vaisseauref:631

3 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1740 - 1741Capitaine d'Artillerie de Marineref:6737.1740 - 24.4.1741Lieutenant de Vaisseau, as Major d'Escadre
Chevalier Toussaint Hocquart de BlincourtFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1717-1761
ref:673
1759Lieutenant de Vaisseau
Charles René Sochet (Seigneur des Touches)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1743-1792
ref:631

3 Warrant Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1750Enseigne de Vaisseauref:6311755 - 5.1756Enseigne de Vaisseau
François-Pierre Huon de KermadecFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1744-1756
ref:673
5.1778 - 1778Enseigne de Vaisseauref:673

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
1740 - 1741Garde de la Marine
François Alexis PérierFrench
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1734-1737
ref:673
1759Garde de la Marine
Jean Richard de Butler (Vicomte de Butler)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1757-1782
ref:631


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
4.1755-1755Fleet for Louisbourg 1755  
 

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