French ship Duc de Bourgogne (1752)
Launching of the Duc de Bourgogne
|Name:||Duc de Bourgogne|
|Namesake:||Duke of Burgundy|
|Fate:||Broken up in 1856|
|Length:||53 m (174 ft)|
|Beam:||13.4 m (44 ft)|
|Draught:||6.4 m (21 ft)|
|Sail plan:||full rigged|
She was refitted twice, in and 1761 and 1779, having her hull coppered.
Under Charles de Ternay, she was the flagship of the expeditionary corps that left on 2 May 1780 for the American war of Independence, and carried the Count of Rochambeau.
In 1792, she was renamed Peuple, and Caton in 1794.
She was eventually broken up in 1800.