Rhinoceros

13401
Nominal Guns12NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1.1751NNF-1715
Acquired1751NNF-1715
ShipyardRochefort - Aunis NNF-1715
Designed byAntoine GroignardW033
ConstructorAntoine GroignardNNF-1715
CategoryUnratedNNF-1715
Ship TypeFlûte NNF-1715
Captured24.10.1758BWAS-1714

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentW033
Length of Gundeck125' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)40.6 (133′ 2″ Imperial)
Breadth25' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)8.12 (26′ 7″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold12' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.9788 (13′ 0″ Imperial)
Burthen500Tons BM 
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Burthen500Ton 

Armament


1751Broadside Weight = 20 French Livre (21.584 lbs 9.79 kg)W033
Gun Deck10 French 4-Pounder

1751Broadside Weight = 36 French Livre (38.8512 lbs 17.622 kg)NNF-1715
Gun Deck12 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
175183 NNF-1715

Service History


DateEventSource
24.10.1758Taken by Isis (50)


Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1715Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1715 à 1774Alain DemerliacBook
W033Vaisseaux de Ligne Francais de 1682 a 1767Ronald DeschenesWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
 

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