L'Eclair

25549
Nominal Guns24ref:692
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorPrivate Owners
Extant1757/09ref:692
Home PortBayonne ref:692
ShipyardUnknownref:692
CategoryPrivateerref:692
Ship TypeUnknown
Last known1759ref:692

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen250French Tonneaux245.729 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:818
Length of Keel60'Imperial Feet18.288 
Breadth22' 6"Imperial Feet6.7818 

Armament


1757/09Broadside Weight = 48 French Livre (51.8016 lbs 23.496 kg)ref:818
Gun Deck16 French 6-Pounder

1758Broadside Weight = 2.5 French Livre (2.698 lbs 1.224 kg)ref:692
Gun Deck10 French Swivel
Gun Deck21 French Canons de Fonte

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1757/09180 ref:818
1758180 ref:692

Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1758 - 1759Corsaire CaptainPierre Sauvageref:692


Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
ref:692 Base de donnés sur les capitaines corsaires , les navires et les armateursJJ SaleinWeb Site
ref:818 The London Chronicle (1757-1823)William Fuller MaitlandDigital Book
 

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