Baleine Class

NationalityFrance
Nominal Guns40
Approved1741
Designer 
RateMerchant
TypeEast Indiaman
Designed Crew141
Ships in Class2

Design ArmamentBroadside Weight = 164.50 French Livre (177.53 lbs 80.52 kg)NNF-1715
Gun Deck8 x French 12-Pounder
Gun Deck24 x French 8-Pounder
Gun Deck10 x French 4-Pounder
Gun Deck2 x Pierrier

Design Dimensions and Ship Information
 OrderedShipyardLaunchedOut of serviceFateGundeck LengthLength of KeelBreadthDepth in holdBurthen
As Designed     128' 9"112' 0"34' 0"14' 2"800
La Baleine (40) UnknownLorient - Brittany 16.2.1740/418.1753Condemned128' 9"112' 0"34' 0"14' 2"800
Le Philibert (40) 1770Lorient - Brittany 7.10.17411770Given Away128' 9"112' 0"34' 0"14' 2"800

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1715Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1715 à 1774Alain DemerliacBook

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