La Comtesse de Grammont

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Comtesse de Gramont
Nominal Guns18BWAS-1714
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorPrivate Owners
Keel Laid Down7.1756BWAS-1714
Acquired2.1757BWAS-1714
Home PortBayonne - Aquitaine ref:692
ShipyardUnknownBWAS-1714
CategoryPrivateerBWAS-1714
Ship TypeCorvette ref:692
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
Captured29.10.1757BWAS-1714
BecomesBritish sloop 'Gramont' (1757) (18)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck98' 1"Imperial Feet29.8736 
Length of Keel80' 5"Imperial Feet24.511 
Breadth27' 6 ½Imperial Feet8.2423 
Depth in Hold8' 8"Imperial Feet2.6416 
Burthen324 4194Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen300French Tonneaux293.7 

Armament


1757Broadside Weight = 4 French Livre (4.3168 lbs 1.9584 kg)ref:692
Gun Deck16 French Swivel
Gun Deck18 French Canons de Fer

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1757 - 1757/10/29 Barrère Ainé ref:692

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1757220 ref:692

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1757 - 29.10.1757Corsaire CaptainPierre Dolhonderef:692

Service History


DateEventSource
1757

Took the ships "Grande Paix" , "Triton" and "Cheval Marin"

ref:692
29.10.1757Taken by Tartar (24)

 

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