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Somme Class

NationalityFrance
Nominal Guns28
Approved1728
Designer 
RateSixth Rate
TypeFlûte
Designed Crew130
Ships in Class3

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 112.00 French Livre (120.87 lbs 54.82 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck4 x French 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 x French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 x French 4-Pounder

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed     119' 0" 32' 312' 3"520
La Somme (28) 1728
French 28 Gun
6th Rate Flute
UnknownLe Havre - Normandy 1728UnknownLast known119' 0" 32' 312' 3"520
La Gironde (28) 1728-1737
French 28 Gun
6th Rate Flûte
UnknownLe Havre - Normandy 21.8.17289.1737Broken Up to Rebuild118' 0" 31' 6"11' 10"500
La Charente (28) 1731-1748
French 28 Gun
6th Rate Flûte
UnknownLe Havre - Normandy 19.8.17316.1748Last Mentioned119' 0" 32' 3"12' 3"520


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