Centaure Class

NationalityFrance
Nominal Guns74
Approved1782
DesignerJoseph-Marie-Blaise Coulomb (1728-1803)
RateThird Rate
TypeShip of the Line
Designed Crew705
Ships in Class2

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 838.00 French Livre (904.37 lbs 410.20 kg)EWIKI
Lower Gun Deck28 x French 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 x French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 x French 8-Pounder

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed     179'   1530
Le Centaure (74) UnknownToulon - Provence 7.11.178229.8.1793Captured179'   1530
L'Heureux (74) 15.2.1782Toulon - Provence 19.12.17821.8.1798Captured179'   1530

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site

Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page





Recent comments to other pages
Date postedByPage
Friday 18th of October 2019 16:20AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Duff' (1796)
Friday 18th of October 2019 15:27AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Duff' (1796)
Friday 18th of October 2019 14:52AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Duke of Argyll' (1833)
Friday 18th of October 2019 14:48AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Duke of Argyll' (1833)
Friday 18th of October 2019 14:45AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Duke of Argyll' (1833)