L'Éveillé

2261
Nominal Guns64NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1752NNF-1715
Launched1752NNF-1715
First Commissioned1753NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardRochefort - Aunis NNF-1715
ConstructorAntoine GroignardNNF-1715
CategoryThird RateNNF-1715
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Broken Up1772NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck153'French Feet (Pied du Roi)49.6959 (163′ 0″ Imperial)
Length of Keel127' 4"French Feet (Pied du Roi)41.2536 (135′ 4″ Imperial)
Breadth40' 2"French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.0461 (42′ 9″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold20'French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.496 (21′ 3″ Imperial)
Burthen1,200Ton 

Armament


1753Broadside 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
175349111 officers, 480 menNNF-1715

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1759 - 1760Capitaine de Vaisseau Pierre-Bernardin Thierry (Marquis de La Prévalaye) (1711-1786)FWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
17.3.1757Took the Ship of the Line Greenwich (50) off Saint Domingue
8.1757Louisbourg Expedition
20.11.1759Battle of Quiberon Bay
11.1770Condemned at BrestNNF-1715


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1715Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1715 à 1774Alain DemerliacBook
FWIKIWikipedia - FranceVariousWeb Site
 

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