L'Oriflamme

2317
Nominal Guns64NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down3.1698/99NNF-1661
Launched31.10.1699NNF-1661
First Commissioned5.1700NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1661
ShipyardToulon - Provence NNF-1661
Constructor Laurent Coulomb (1622-1696)NNF-1661
CategoryThird RateNNF-1661
National RateDeuxième RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Burnt to avoid capture23.10.1702NNF-1661

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1661
Length of Gundeck140' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)45.472 (149′ 2″ Imperial)
Length of Keel115' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)37.352 (122′ 6″ Imperial)
Breadth38' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.3424 (40′ 5″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold17' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.5216 (18′ 1″ Imperial)
Burthen1,000Ton 

Armament


5.1700Broadside Weight = 410 French Livre (442.472 lbs 200.695 kg)NNF-1661
Lower Gun Deck24 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 French 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.1700380 NNF-1661

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1701 - 9.6.1702Capitaine de VaisseauChevalier de Pallas (1630-1702)ref:6879.6.1702 - 12.10.1702Capitaine de VaisseauChevalier Edme-Elie Certaines de Fricambault (1660-1702)ref:769

Service History


DateEventSource
12.10.1702Battle of Vigo

 

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