Gloire Class

NationalityFrance
Nominal Guns40
Approved1803
DesignerPierre-Alexander Forfait (1752-1807)
RateFifth Rate
TypeFrigate
Designed Crew340
Ships in Class6

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 372.00 French Livre (401.46 lbs 182.09 kg)NNF-1800
Upper Gun Deck28 x French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 x French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 x French 36-Pounder Obusier

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed     47.7542.5512.136.01710
La Gloire (40) UnknownBasse-Indre - Nantes 20.7.180325.9.1806Captured47.7542.5512.136.01710
Le President (40) UnknownBasse-Indre - Nantes 4.6.180427.9.1806Captured47.7542.5512.136.01710
La Topaze (40) UnknownBasse-Indre - Nantes 1.3.180522.1.1809Captured47.7542.5512.136.01710
La Vénus (40) UnknownLe Havre - Normandy 5.4.180618.9.1810Captured47.7542.5512.136.01710
La Calypso (40) UnknownLorient - Brittany 9.1.18071814Sold47.7542.5512.136.01710
L'Amazone (40) UnknownLe Havre - Normandy 17.5.180725.3.1811Burnt to avoid capture47.7542.5512.136.01710

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1800Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1800 A 1815Alain DemerliacBook

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