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Le Prince des Asturies

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Prince Heureux des Asturies
Nominal GunsUnknownref:1010
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1708ref:1010
First Commissioned5.7.1708ref:1010
Home PortMorlaix - Brittany ref:1010
ShipyardUnknownref:1010
CategoryPrivateerref:1010
Ship TypeFrigate (Frégate Légère)ref:1010
Last known1711ref:1010

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen200French Tonneaux195.8 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:1010
Burthen180French Tonneaux177.199 

Armament


1709Broadside Weight Unknownref:692
Gun Deck18 French Canons de Fer
Gun Deck24 French Canons de Fer

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1708/07/05 - 1708
Nicolas Lambert French
Ship Owner
Service 1708-1711
Principal Managing Owner
ref:1010
1708/07/05 - 1710
Pierre Bernard (Seigneur de Basseville et de Frout)French
Ship Owner
Privateer
Administrator
Merchant Sailor
Service 1702-1713
Principal Managing Owner
ref:1010
1711/03/12 - 1711
Luc Trouin (Sieur de la Barbinais)French
Ship Owner
Service 1705-1711
Principal Managing Owner
ref:1585

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
170944with 18 guns , 160 Tx , homeport St Malo under Captain Louvelref:692
1709160with 24 guns , 200 Tx , homeport Dunkirk under Captain Mouchyref:692

3 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1709Capitaine de Corsaire
Jacques Louvel du ClosFrench
Privateer
Service 1709
ref:692
4.1710 - 1710Capitaine de Corsaire
Louis Mouchy de la Fosse French
Privateer
Service 1708-1710
ref:1010
12.3.1711 - 1711Capitaine Marchand
de Vaulerant-ChevilleFrench
Privateer
Merchant Sailor
Service 1711
ref:1585

1 Commissioned Officer


DatesRankNameSource
4.1710 - 1710Lieutenant de Corsaire
Simon DupontFrench
Privateer
Service 1710
ref:1010

Service History


DateEventSource
20.4.1710Took the Merchantman
Bergère 1710-1710
British Merchant Merchantman
near the Isle of Ouessant
ref:1010
bef.26.5.1710Took the Merchant
Rouxel Galley 1710-1710
British Merchant Unknown
ref:1585
12.3.1711Refitted as a Merchant Letter of Marqueref:1585


Notes on Ship


Commissionref:1010

Commission du 05/07/1708 , à Pierre Bernard , Sieur de Basseville , pour faire armer en guerre le vaisseau le "Prince des Asturies", de Morlaix ,  du port de 180 tonneaux , Nicolas Lambert , bourgeois , banquier et armateur à Roscoff , se portant comme caution .

Commission du 23/03/1709 , à Pierre Bernard , Sieur de Basseville , pour armer en guerre la frégate le "Prince des Asturies" , de Morlaix , du port de 160 tonneaux .

Commission du 01/04/1710 , à Pierre Bernard , Sieur de Basseville , pour armer en guerre le vaisseau le "Prince des Asturies" , de 180 tonneaux .

 


Cautionref:1585

De La Barbinais-Trouin , faisant pour le sieur Bassablon-Vincent , proprietaire du vaisseau le Prince Heureux des Asturies , cautionne le sieur de Vaulerant-Cheville , capitaine , au lieu et place du sieur de La Touche , de ce navire destiné pour aller aux decouvertes aux Indes , commissionné en guerre et marchandises (12 Mars 1711) .



 

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