Le Fort

2069
Nominal Guns68NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down7.1692NNF-1661
Launched2.1693NNF-1661
First Commissioned5.1693NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1661
ShipyardRochefort - Aunis NNF-1661
ConstructorPierre Masson (d.1720)NNF-1661
CategoryThird RateNNF-1661
National RateDeuxième RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Sunk in Action12.10.1702NNF-1661

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1661
Length of Gundeck142' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)46.1216 (151′ 3″ Imperial)
Breadth38' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.3424 (40′ 5″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold17' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.5448 (18′ 2″ Imperial)
Burthen1,200Ton 

Armament


1693Broadside 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
5.1693469 NNF-1661

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1702 - 12.10.1702Vice-Amiral d'escadre François Louis Rousselet (Comte de Chateaurenault) (1637-1716)EWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
12.10.1702Battle of Vigo

 

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