Le Capable

2232
Nominal Guns58NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1.1692NNF-1661
Launched9.1692NNF-1661
First Commissioned2.1693NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1661
ShipyardDunkerque - Flanders NNF-1661
ConstructorRene Levasseur (1667-1727)NNF-1661
CategoryFourth RateNNF-1661
National RateTroisième RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Broken Up1.1706NNF-1661

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW033
Length of Gundeck131' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)42.5488 (139′ 7″ Imperial)
Breadth35' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)11.4005 (37′ 4″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold14' 8"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.6013 (15′ 1″ Imperial)
Burthen900Ton 

Armament


1693Broadside Weight = 426 French Livre (459.7392 lbs 208.527 kg)W033
Lower Gun Deck10 French 24-Pounder
Lower Gun Deck14 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle8 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
2.1693350 NNF-1661

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1694Enseigne de Vaisseau Louis Langlois (Seigneur de Chancy) (1666-1736)ref:673


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1661Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1661 à 1715Alain DemerliacBook
W033Vaisseaux de Ligne Francais de 1682 a 1767Ronald DeschenesWeb Site
ref:673Parcours d'officiers dans la Royale Web Site
 

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