La Consolante

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Nominal Guns38NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down4.1772NNF-1715
Acquired26.6.1775NNF-1715
First Commissioned3.1776NNF-1715
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1715
Ship ClassPourvoyeuse ClassNNF-1715
Designed byLouis BouxNNF-1715
ConstructorJacques BouxNNF-1715
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1715
National RateQuatrième RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeFrigate NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Broken Up11.1804NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck154'French Feet (Pied du Roi)50.0212 (164′ 1″ Imperial)
Length of Keel139'French Feet (Pied du Roi)45.1534 (148′ 1″ Imperial)
Breadth38'French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.3695 (40′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold16' 5"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.2194 (17′ 1″ Imperial)
Burthen840Ton 

Armament


3.1776Broadside Weight = 282 French Livre (304.3344 lbs 138.039 kg)NNF-1715
Upper Gun Deck26 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle12 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
3.17763277 officers, 300 menNNF-1715

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1.4.1779 - 10.8.1780Capitaine de Vaisseau Bernard-Marie Boudin (Seigneur de Tromelin) (1735-1815)ref:1275

Service History


DateEventSource
3.9.1782Battle of Trincomalee
1785Refitted as a Unrated Hulk

 

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