L'Écueil

2058
Nominal Guns68W033
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down9.1690W033
Launched3.1691W033
First Commissioned6.1691W033
How acquiredPurpose builtW033
ShipyardDunkerque - Flanders W033
Constructor Bernard Renau d'Elicagaray (1652-1719)W033
CategoryThird RateW033
National RateDeuxième RangW033
Ship TypeShip of the Line W033
Sailing RigShip RiggedW033
Deleted from list1709W033

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW033
Length of Gundeck137' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)44.502 (146′ 0″ Imperial)
Breadth37' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.0408 (39′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold17' 1"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.5255 (18′ 1″ Imperial)
Burthen1,000Ton 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1661
Length of Gundeck140' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)45.472 (149′ 2″ Imperial)
Length of Keel120' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)38.976 (127′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth38' 8"French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.3695 (40′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold16' 4"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.2148 (17′ 1″ Imperial)

Armament


3.1690/91Broadside Weight = 498 French Livre (537.4416 lbs 243.771 kg)W033
Lower Gun Deck24 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle14 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
6.1691387 NNF-1661

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1694Enseigne de Vaisseau Vincent Huon de Kermadec (1671-1746)ref:673

Service History


DateEventSource
1694

On the coast of Catalonia during the sieges of Rosas and Palamos

ref:673
13.8.1704Battle of Malaga
7.1707Sumberged to avoid shellfireNNF-1661
29.7.1707Battle of Toulon
1708RefloatedNNF-1661

 

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