Le Commerce de Bordeaux -> 1794 Timoléon

14684
Nominal Guns74
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down9.1784
Acquired15.9.1785
First Commissioned1786
ShipyardToulon - Provence
Ship ClassTéméraire Class
Designed byJacques-Noël Sané (1740-1831)
CategoryThird Rate
National RatePremier Rang
Ship TypeShip of the Line
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Sunk in Action2.8.1798

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck172' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)55.8656 (183′ 3″ Imperial)
Length of Keel155' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)50.344 (165′ 2″ Imperial)
Breadth44' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)14.3318 (47′ 0″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold22' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)7.1456 (23′ 5″ Imperial)
DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentEWIKI
Displacement2,900Ton 

Armament


1786Broadside Weight = 838 French Livre (904.3696 lbs 410.201 kg)BWAS-1793
Lower Gun Deck28 French 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck30 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck12 French 8-Pounder
Forecastle4 French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
1782700Design Complement

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1.1798 - 2.8.1798Capitaine de VaisseauLouis Léonce Trullet (1756-1827)EWIKI

Service History


DateEventSource
29.8.1793Siege of Toulon
2.1794Renamed Timoléon
14.3.1795Action off Genoa
13.7.1795Battle of Hyeres
1.8.1798Battle of the Nile

 

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