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Le Comte de Saint-Florentine

Nominal Guns60BWAS-1714
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorChambre de Commerce de Bordeaux
National RateDeuxième RangBWAS-1714
Ship TypeShip of the Line BWAS-1714
Sailing RigShip RiggedBWAS-1714
British Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Saint Florentine' (1759) (60) 1759-1771
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1714
Length of Gundeck147' 9 ½"Imperial Feet44.8183 
Length of Keel120' 6 ½"Imperial Feet36.5887 
Breadth41' 7"Imperial Feet12.6746 
Depth in Hold17' 10"Imperial Feet5.1816 
Burthen1,108 7094Tons BM 


4.1758Broadside Weight = 474 French Livre (511.5408 lbs 232.023 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck24 French 24-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck26 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle10 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
4.1758463 NNF-1715

Service History

4.1758Armed as a coast guard ship by the Bordeaux chamber of commerceBWAS-1714
4.4.1759Achilles v Le Comte de Saint-Florentine
4.4.1759Taken by
Achilles (60) 1756-1784
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
off Cape Finisterre


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