Le Favori

5338
Nominal Guns40NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorCompagnie des Indes
Keel Laid Down1742NNF-1715
Acquired5.1743NNF-1715
First Commissioned12.1743NNF-1715
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1715
Designed byGilles CambryNNF-1715
CategoryMerchantNNF-1715
Ship TypeEast Indiaman NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Captured24.11.1744NNF-1715
BecomesBritish Sixth Rate ship 'Medway Prize' (1744) (30)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Breadth33' 9"French Feet (Pied du Roi)10.7996 (35′ 5″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold16' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.1968 (17′ 0″ Imperial)
Displacementc1,100Ton 
Burthen600Ton 

Armament


12.1743Broadside Weight = 96 French Livre (103.6032 lbs 46.992 kg)NNF-1715
Upper Gun Deck24 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
12.1743150 NNF-1715

Service History


DateEventSource
24.11.1744Taken by Medway (60) at Achin

 

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