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Le Borée

2226
Nominal Guns66NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1.1734NNF-1715
Launched22.12.1734NNF-1715
First Commissioned8.1735NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardToulon - Provence NNF-1715
Constructor
François CoulombFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1730-1749
NNF-1715
CategoryThird RateNNF-1715
National RateSecond RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeShip of the LineNNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Wrecked12.1746NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck144'French Feet (Pied du Roi)46.7737 (153′ 5″ Imperial)
Length of Keel120' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)38.9841 (127′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth40' 4"French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.1003 (42′ 11″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold19' 4"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.1832 (20′ 3″ Imperial)

Armament


8.1735Broadside Weight = 516 French Livre (556.8672 lbs 252.582 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck26 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
8.17354066 officers, 400 menNNF-1715

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1741Capitaine de Vaisseau
Charles de Tubières Grimoard de Pestel de Lévis (Marquis de Caylus)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Marine
Service 1727-1749
TRN3
1.1.1746 - 1746Capitaine de Vaisseau
Louis de Saint-André du VergerFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1715-1757
ref:673

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1744Lieutenant de Vaisseau
Antoine Drée de La Serrée (Baron de Drée de La Serrée)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1718-1761
ref:673

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1735Enseigne de Vaisseau
Louis de Grimaudet du MotheuxFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1714-1762
ref:673

Service History


DateEventSource
24.7.1741Action of 1741-07-24
10.2.1743/44Battle of Toulon

 

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