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Charmante Class

NationalityFrance
Nominal Guns32
Approved1777
Designer
Jean-Denis ChevillardFrench
Designer
Ship Builder
RateFifth Rate
TypeFrigate
Designed Crew280
Ships in Class5

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 174.00 French Livre (187.78 lbs 85.17 kg)NNF-1774
Upper Gun Deck26 x French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 x French 6-Pounder
Forecastle2 x French 6-Pounder

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed     136' 0" 34' 6"17' 6"535
La Charmante (32) 1777-1780
French 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
UnknownRochefort - Aunis 30.8.177724.3.1780Wrecked136' 0" 34' 6"17' 6"535
La Junon (32) 1778-1780
French 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
UnknownRochefort - Aunis 3.177811.10.1780Wrecked136' 0" 34' 6"17' 6"535
La Gracieuse (32) 1787-1796
French 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
1793 Renamed "Unite"
1796 Renamed "Variante"
UnknownRochefort - Aunis 19.5.178712.4.1796Captured136' 0" 34' 6"17' 6"535
L'Inconstante (32) 1790-1793
French 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
UnknownRochefort - Aunis 8.9.179029.10.1793Captured136' 0" 34' 6"17' 6"535
L'Hélène (32) 1791-1793
French 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
UnknownRochefort - Aunis 18.5.17915.1793Captured136' 0" 34' 6"17' 6"535


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