Les Deux Couronnes

6077
Nominal Guns30BWAS-1714
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorPrivate Owners
Launched1745BWAS-1714
Home PortSt Malo ref:692
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1714
ShipyardSt Malo BWAS-1714
CategoryPrivateerBWAS-1714
National RateQuatrième Rang
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Captured5.5.1747BWAS-1714
BecomesBritish Sixth Rate frigate 'Ranger' (1747) (24)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck122' 5 ½"Imperial Feet37.1983 
Length of Keel98' 5"Imperial Feet29.8863 
Breadth34' 11 ½"Imperial Feet10.3759 
Depth in Hold14' 0 ¼"Imperial Feet4.2736 
Burthen639 7094Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:692
Burthen450French Tonneaux441.529 

Owners


DatesOwnerSource
1745 Le Fer du Flachet ref:692
1747 - 1747/05/05 Le Fer du Flachet ref:692

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
5.5.1747276 BG

2 Commanding Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1745Corsaire CaptainNoël Giron de la Masière ref:6921747 - 5.5.1747Corsaire CaptainJacques Yves Blondela (1713-1788)ref:692

Service History


DateEventSource
1745

Build value : 250000 Livres Tournois

ref:692
28.9.1745Took the Unrated Sloop Falcon (10) in the Western Approaches
5.5.1747Taken by Gloucester (50) , Hastings (44)


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ref:692Base de donnés sur les capitaines corsaires , les navires et les armateursJJ SaleinWeb Site
BGThe London GazetteOfficialWeb Site
 

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