Le Zéphir

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Zephire
Nominal Guns26ref:692
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Acquired1706ref:689
Home PortDunkerque - Flanders ref:692
ShipyardDunkerque - Flanders ref:689
ConstructorRene Levasseur (1667-1727)ref:689
CategorySixth Rateref:692
Ship TypeFrégate Légère ref:689
Sailing RigShip Riggedref:692
Last known1713ref:692

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:689
Burthen200French Tonneaux195.8 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen250French Tonneaux245.729 

Armament


1706Broadside Weight = 60 French Livre (64.752 lbs 29.37 kg)ref:689
Gun Deck18 French 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 French 2-Pounder

1710Broadside Weight = 63 French Livre (67.9896 lbs 30.8385 kg)ref:689
Gun Deck18 French 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 French 3-Pounder

1712Broadside Weight = 63 French Livre (67.9896 lbs 30.8385 kg)ref:689
Gun Deck18 French 6-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 French 3-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1706190under Captain de Blanqueref:692
1711220 ref:692

3 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1706Corsaire CaptainCharles de Blanqueref:6921709Corsaire CaptainCharles de Blanqueref:10101711 - 21.2.1710/11Capitaine de FrégateJoris van Crombrugghe (d.1711)ref:692

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1709Corsaire LieutenantJacques Dandenne Filsref:1010

Service History


DateEventSource
3.4.1709Took the Merchantman Florence at 4 Lieues of the Cap of Cornwallref:1010


Notes on Ship


Date ref:689

Not in Etats for 1716 : no lists for 1713 , 1714 and 1715



 

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