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L'Hercule

30061
Nominal Guns30ref:683
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorPrivate Owners
Acquired1689ref:1585
Home PortBrest - Brittany ref:1585
ShipyardUnknownref:1585
CategoryPrivateerref:683
Ship TypeFrégate Légère ref:1585
Last known1690ref:1585

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:1585
Burthen200French Tonneaux195.8 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1689/06 - 1690/11/03
Jean-Baptiste Antoine Colbert de Seignelay (Marquis de Seignelay)French
Ship Owner
Other
Administrator
Marine
Service 1688-1689
Principal Managing Owner
ref:1585

1 Ship Commander


DatesRankNameSource
6.1689 - 1690Capitaine de Frégate Légère
Jacques Dandenne PèreFrench
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Service 1684-1694
ref:1586

Service History


DateEventSource
7.4.1690Took the Merchant
Branche d'Olivier 1690-1690
British Merchant
ref:1585
9.4.1690Took the Merchant
Damoiselle Catherine 1690-1690
Dutch Merchant
near Ouessant
ref:1585
24.4.1690Took the Merchant
Espérance 1690-1690
Dutch Merchant
near Cape Finisterre
ref:1585


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
6.1689-10.1690Armement Mixte of Colbert de Seignelay
Jacques Dandenne PèreFrench
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Service 1684-1694
 
10.1690-3.11.1690Armement Mixte of Colbert de Seignelay et d'Amon
Jacques Dandenne PèreFrench
Naval Sailor
Privateer
Service 1684-1694
 

Notes on Ship


Commissionref:1585

 Commission du 1er mars 1690, à Jacques Dandenne,  pour armer en guerre la frégate l'Hercule, de Brest, du port de 200 tonneaux.


Prisesref:1585

Arret du Conseil d'Etat du 2 octobre 1689, confirmant de bonne prise les vaisseaux anglais la Jeanne, le Compagnon, la Marie Rose, l'Anne et le Suppliant, pris les 4 et 12 juin precedents au nord-ouest des Sorlingues par le vaisseau Hercule et la frégate la Bien-Aimee, commandés par les sieurs Dandenne et Deleau.



 

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