L'Argonaute

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Nominal Guns50NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down9.1708NNF-1715
Launched14.11.1708NNF-1715
First Commissioned12.1708NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardBrest - Brittany NNF-1715
Constructor Blaise PangaloNNF-1715
CategoryFourth RateNNF-1715
National RateTroisième RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Broken Up1.1746NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck120'French Feet (Pied du Roi)38.976 (127′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth32'French Feet (Pied du Roi)10.4207 (34′ 2″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold15' 3"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.8882 (16′ 0″ Imperial)
Burthen480Ton 

Armament


12.1708Broadside Weight = 208 French Livre (224.4736 lbs 101.816 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck16 French 12-Pounder
Lower Gun Deck4 French 8-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
12.17082766 officers, 270 menNNF-1715

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1709 - 1713Sous Lieutenant de Vaisseau, as privateer Emmanuel-Auguste de Cahideuc (Comte Dubois de la Motte) (1683-1764)FWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
12.1720Refitted as a Unrated Hulk

 

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