Le Bourbon

21199
Duc de Bourbon
Nominal Guns56NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorCompagnie des Indes
Keel Laid Down12.1733NNF-1715
Launched6.5.1734NNF-1715
First Commissioned12.1734NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1715
ConstructorGilles CambryNNF-1715
CategoryMerchantNNF-1715
Ship TypeEast Indiaman NNF-1715
Hulked11.1746NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck137' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)44.4976 (145′ 11″ Imperial)
Length of Keel119' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)38.6512 (126′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth37' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.0176 (39′ 5″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold15' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.9045 (16′ 1″ Imperial)

Armament


1746Broadside Weight UnknownTRN3
Gun Deck36 Iron Guns

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
12.1734368 NNF-1715

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1735 - 1736Enseigne , Compagnie des IndesMarc-Joseph Macé Marion du Fresne (1724-1772)FWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
25.6.17461st Battle of Negapatam


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1715Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1715 à 1774Alain DemerliacBook
TRN3The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
FWIKIWikipedia - FranceVariousWeb Site
 

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