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Le Lys

7667
Lis
Nominal Guns72NNF-1661
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1.1706NNF-1661
Launched6.1706NNF-1715
First Commissioned9.1706NNF-1661
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardBrest - Brittany NNF-1661
Ship ClassLys Class (1706)NNF-1661
Constructor
Blaise PangaloFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
Service 1684-1704
NNF-1661
CategoryThird RateNNF-1661
National RateSecond RangNNF-1661
Ship TypeShip of the LineNNF-1661
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1661
Broken Up1747NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck150' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)48.72 (159′ 10″ Imperial)
Breadth41' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.3168 (43′ 8″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold20' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.6584 (21′ 10″ Imperial)
Burthen1,400Ton 

Armament


1706Broadside Weight = 784 French Livre (846.0928 lbs 383.768 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck26 French 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle14 French 8-Pounder
Roundhouse4 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
9.17065099 officers, 500 menNNF-1715
1707631 ref:692

2 Ship Commanders


DatesRankNameSource
1729Capitaine de Vaisseauref:6731744Capitaine de Vaisseauref:673

2 Flag Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1707Capitaine de Vaisseau
René Trouin (Sieur du Gué)French
Naval Sailor
Ship Owner
Privateer
Service 1689-1734
ref:692
1709Capitaine de Vaisseau
René Trouin (Sieur du Gué)French
Naval Sailor
Ship Owner
Privateer
Service 1689-1734
ref:1010

2 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1709Lieutenant de Vaisseau
Charles Le TurcFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1709
ref:1010
1744Lieutenant d'Artillerie de Marine
Sébastien-François Bigot (Vicomte de Morogues)French
Naval Sailor
Service 1724-1771
ref:631

Service History


DateEventSource
10.10.1707Battle of the Lizard
26.10.1709Took the Ship of the Line
Gloucester (60) 1709-1709
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
off Cape Clear

21.11.1709Took the Merchantman
Virginien 1709-1709
British Merchant Merchantman
with 3 vessels of his squadron near the Cap-Blanc
ref:1010
1716Began repairs at Brest - Brittany NNF-1715
6.1716

Lying disarmed at Brest

NNF-1715
1717Completed repairs at Brest - Brittany NNF-1715
1725Began rebuilding at Brest - Brittany NNF-1715
1726Completed rebuilding at Brest - Brittany NNF-1715
1729

Campaign in Mediterranean .

ref:673
1744

Campaign in the Channel .

ref:631
1745

Condemned

NNF-1661


Fleets

DatesFleetFleet CommanderSource
6.2.1744-19.3.1744French Fleet 1744 for Landing in England
Jacques Aymar de Roquefeuil (Comte de Roquefeuil)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1681-1722
 
 

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