La Perle

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Nominal Guns50NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down7.1690NNF-1661
Launched12.1690NNF-1661
First Commissioned4.1691NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1661
ShipyardDunkerque - Flanders NNF-1661
Constructor Jean-Armand LevasseurNNF-1661
CategoryFourth RateNNF-1661
National RateTroisième RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Sold1709NNF-1661

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW033
Length of Gundeck130' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)42.224 (138′ 6″ Imperial)
Breadth36' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)11.7199 (38′ 5″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold14' 3"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.5675 (14′ 11″ Imperial)
Burthen900Ton 

Armament


12.1690Broadside Weight = 312 French Livre (336.7104 lbs 152.724 kg)W033
Lower Gun Deck22 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck24 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
4.1691300 NNF-1661

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
1692Capitaine de Vaisseau Claude de Forbin (1656-1733)FWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
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
13.8.1704Battle of Malaga

 

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