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Le Bon

2223
Nominal Guns54NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down5.1671NNF-1661
Launched25.5.1672NNF-1661
First Commissioned9.1672NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1661
ShipyardBrest - Brittany NNF-1661
Constructor
Laurent Hubac (Sieur de Kervalennec)French
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1637-1682
NNF-1661
CategoryFourth RateNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip of the LineNNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Condemned1692NNF-1661

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1661
Length of Gundeck127' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)41.2556 (135′ 4″ Imperial)
Length of Keel114' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)37.0272 (121′ 5″ Imperial)
Breadth34' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)11.0432 (36′ 2″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold15' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.9045 (16′ 1″ Imperial)

Armament


9.1672Broadside Weight = 426 French Livre (459.7392 lbs 208.527 kg)NNF-1661
Lower Gun Deck22 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck24 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
9.1672300 NNF-1661

8 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1673Capitaine de Vaisseau
Pierre de CouFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1666
ref:687
1677Chef d'EscadreNNF-16611678Capitaine de Vaisseau
Michel de Ligny (Chevalier de La Bretesche)French
Naval Sailor
Marine
Service 1669-1690
ref:687
1683Capitaine de Vaisseauref:6871683 - 1684Capitaine de Vaisseau
Ferdinand de Relingues (Comte de Relingue)French
Naval Sailor
Ship Owner
Administrator
Marine
Service 1670-1702
FWIKI
9.1684 - 11.1684Capitaine de Vaisseau
Ferdinand de Relingues (Comte de Relingue)French
Naval Sailor
Ship Owner
Administrator
Marine
Service 1670-1702
ref:687
1686Capitaine de Vaisseau
Joseph Andrault (2nd Comte de Langeron)French
Naval Sailor
Ship Builder
Administrator
Marine
Service 1669-1706
ref:769
1690Capitaine de Vaisseau
Camille de Digoine du PalaisFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1665-1716
ref:687

 

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