La Bertin

14915
Nominal Guns56NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorCompagnie des Indes
Keel Laid Down4.1761NNF-1715
Acquired29.9.1761NNF-1715
First Commissioned2.1762NNF-1715
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1715
ConstructorAntoine GroignardNNF-1715
CategoryMerchantNNF-1715
Ship TypeEast Indiaman NNF-1715
Bought by the Navy7.1770NNF-1715
BecomesFrench Fourth Rate ship of the line 'Bertin' (1770) (56)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck145'French Feet (Pied du Roi)47.099 (154′ 6″ Imperial)
Length of Keel126'French Feet (Pied du Roi)40.931 (134′ 3″ Imperial)
Breadth36'French Feet (Pied du Roi)11.7199 (38′ 5″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold15'French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.8991 (16′ 0″ Imperial)
Burthen900Ton 

Armament


2.1762Broadside Weight = 112 French Livre (120.8704 lbs 54.824 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck4 French 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 French 4-Pounder



Sources


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

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