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Le Sage

2335
Nominal Guns64NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Ordered26.1.1749NNF-1715
Keel Laid Down12.1749NNF-1715
Launched29.12.1751NNF-1715
First Commissioned1752NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardToulon Dockyard - Toulon NNF-1715
Ship ClassLion Class (1749)NNF-1715
Designed by
Pierre-Blaise CoulombFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1708-1758
NNF-1715
CategoryThird RateNNF-1715
National RateSecond RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeShip of the LineNNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Broken Up5.1768NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck151'French Feet (Pied du Roi)49.0453 (160′ 10″ Imperial)
Length of Keel134'French Feet (Pied du Roi)43.5264 (142′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth40' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.1544 (43′ 1″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold19' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.1892 (20′ 3″ Imperial)
Burthen1,150Ton 

Armament


1752Broadside 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

1761Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck56 French Canons de Fonte

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1761 - 1762
Robert CoppensFrench
Ship Owner
Service 1761-1782
,
CailliezFrench
Ship Owner
Service 1761-1782
Principal Managing Owner
ref:692

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
17524899 officers, 480 menNNF-1715
1761560as privateerref:692

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1756Capitaine de Vaisseau
DurevestFrench
Naval Sailor
FWIKI
1757Capitaine de Vaisseau
Charles Auguste d’Abon (Comte d’Abon)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1757
BNF3
1761 - 1762Capitaine de Corsaire
Yves Joseph Marie de Kerguelen (Seigneur de Trémarec et du Carpont)French
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Marine
Service 1750-1795
ref:692

1 Flag Officer


DatesRankNameSource
21.5.1754 - 22.10.1754Chef d'Escadreref:1275

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
13.2.1756 - 25.11.1756Lieutenant de Vaisseauref:17231758Lieutenant de Vaisseauref:631

1 Warrant Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1754Enseigne de Vaisseau
Charles Louis Le Gendre d’AvirayFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1737-1762
ref:673

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1754Enseigne de Vaisseau
François Hector d'AlbertFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1743-1789
ref:631

Service History


DateEventSource
20.5.1756Battle of Minorca
5.4.1757Action of April 5 1757
8.1757Louisbourg Expedition
1761

Loan from 1761 to 1762 for privateering : homeport Dunkerque

ref:692

 

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