Le Maure

2309
Nominal Guns50NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down8.1687NNF-1661
Launched8.1688NNF-1661
First Commissioned10.1688NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1661
ShipyardToulon - Provence NNF-1661
Designed by Blaise PangaloNNF-1661
CategoryThird RateNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Captured13.12.1710NNF-1661
BecomesBritish Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Moor' (1710) (54)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1661
Length of Gundeck127' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)41.2496 (135′ 3″ Imperial)
Breadth34' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)11.0432 (36′ 2″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold15' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.872 (15′ 11″ Imperial)
Burthen750Ton 

Armament


10.1788Broadside Weight = 348 French Livre (375.5616 lbs 170.346 kg)NNF-1661
Lower Gun Deck22 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck22 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
10.1688300 NNF-1661

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1696Enseigne de Vaisseau François Cornil Bart (1677-1755)FWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
30.6.1690Battle of Beachy Head
30.1.1691/92Attack of 1692/01/30
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
31.8.1692Attack of 1692/08/31
31.8.1692Took the Ship of the Line Castricum (52) ref:801
31.8.1692Took the Ship of the Line Maria Elisabeth (46) ref:801
17.6.1696Bataille du Dogger Bank
13.8.1704Battle of Malaga
10.10.1707Battle of the Lizard
26.11.1707Took the Merchantman Sainte Marguerite ref:1010
2.3.1708Took the Merchantman Samuel Sara near the Isles of Ouessantref:1010
13.12.1710Action of 1710-12-13
13.12.1710Taken by Bredah (70)
13.12.1710Taken by Berwick (70) in the Mediterranean
13.12.1710Taken by Warspite (64)

 

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