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Le Laurier

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Nominal Guns64NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down3.1690NNF-1661
Launched12.1690NNF-1661
First Commissioned4.1691NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1661
ShipyardBayonne - Aquitaine NNF-1661
Ship ClassLaurier Class (1690)NNF-1661
Constructor
Pierre MassonFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1690-1706
NNF-1661
CategoryThird RateNNF-1661
National RateSecond RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip of the LineNNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Sold9.1707NNF-1661

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1661
Length of Gundeck136' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)44.1728 (144′ 11″ Imperial)
Length of Keel116' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)37.687 (123′ 7″ Imperial)
Breadth36' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)11.7199 (38′ 5″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold16' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.2239 (17′ 1″ Imperial)
Burthen900Ton 

Armament


1690Broadside Weight = 486 French Livre (524.4912 lbs 237.897 kg)FWAS1626
Lower Gun Deck24 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck10 French 6-Pounder
Forecastle4 French 6-Pounder

4.1691Broadside Weight = 472 French Livre (509.3824 lbs 231.044 kg)NNF-1661
Lower Gun Deck24 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle14 French 4-Pounder

1697Broadside Weight = 464 French Livre (500.7488 lbs 227.128 kg)NNF-1661
Lower Gun Deck24 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 French 4-Pounder

1698Broadside Weight = 432 French Livre (466.2144 lbs 211.464 kg)FWAS1626
Lower Gun Deck10 French 24-Pounder
Lower Gun Deck14 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
4.1691387 NNF-1661

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1692Capitaine de Vaisseau
HervaultFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1689
FWIKI

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1696Enseigne de Vaisseau
Louis Langlois (Seigneur de Chancy)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1684-1728
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Service History


DateEventSource
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
1698Rerated as a 60 gunnerFWAS1626
1704Refitted as an unarmed Other Vessels HulkFWAS1626
27.4.1707

Ordered to be sold

FWAS1626
29.7.1707Battle of Toulon
8.1707Damaged by the EnglishNNF-1661

 

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