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Nominal Guns64NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down6.1764NNF-1715
Launched7.3.1765NNF-1715
First Commissioned5.1765NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardBrest Dockyard - Brest NNF-1715
Ship ClassArtesien ClassNNF-1715
Designed by
Joseph-Louis OllivierFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
NNF-1715
CategoryThird RateNNF-1715
National RateDeuxième RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Hulked1786NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck154'French Feet (Pied du Roi)50.0212 (164′ 1″ Imperial)
Length of Keel141'French Feet (Pied du Roi)45.7975 (150′ 3″ Imperial)
Breadth40' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.1544 (43′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold20'French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.496 (21′ 3″ Imperial)
Burthen1,100Ton 

Armament


5.1765Broadside Weight = 510 French Livre (550.392 lbs 249.645 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck26 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.17655699 officers, 560 menNNF-1715

6 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1778 - 1780Capitaine de Vaisseau
Charles René Sochet (Seigneur des Touches)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1743-1792
FWIKI
1779Capitaine de Vaisseau
de PeynierFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1779-1782
FWIKI
1781 - 16.4.1781Capitaine de Vaisseau
CardaillacyFrench
Naval Sailor
FWIKI
16.4.1781 - 25.8.1781Capitaine en Second
Pas de Beaulieu French
Naval Sailor
Service 1781
FWIKI
9.1781 - 6.7.1782Capitaine de Vaisseau DismissedFWIKI6.7.1782 - 1782Capitaine de VaisseauE-WIKI

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1781 - 16.4.1781Capitaine en Second
Pas de Beaulieu French
Naval Sailor
Service 1781
FWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
27.7.17781st Battle of Ushant
6.7.1779Battle of Grenada
17.4.1780Battle of Martinique
16.4.1781Battle of Porto Praya
21.1.1782Took the British Hannibal (50) in company with Heros (74)B066
21.1.1782Action of 1782-01-21
21.1.1782Took the Ship of the Line
Hannibal (50) 1779-1782
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line

17.2.1782Battle of Sadras
12.4.1782Battle of Providien
6.6.1782Took the Armed Troopship
Raikes (10) 1780-1782
British 10 Gun
Unrated Armed Troopship
off the East coast of India

6.7.17822nd Battle of Negapatam
3.9.1782Battle of Trincomalee
20.6.17832nd Battle of Cuddalore

 

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Posted by Jacques Valat on Sunday 27th of September 2015 21:37

1781/04/18 is involved in battle of Port Praya
Capt = M. de Cardaillacy

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