Le Grand

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Nominal Guns86NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down4.1679NNF-1715
Launched10.1680NNF-1715
First Commissioned7.1681NNF-1715
How acquiredPurpose builtNNF-1715
ShipyardRochefort - Aunis NNF-1715
ConstructorHonoré MalletNNF-1715
CategorySecond RateNNF-1715
National RatePremier RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Broken Up to Rebuild1717NNF-1715
BecomesFrench Third Rate ship of the line 'Le Grand' (1706) (72)

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck154' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)50.0192 (164′ 1″ Imperial)
Length of Keel130' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)42.224 (138′ 6″ Imperial)
Breadth41' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)13.4792 (44′ 2″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold17' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.5216 (18′ 1″ Imperial)
Burthen1,500Ton 

Armament


7.1681Broadside Weight = 788 French Livre (850.4096 lbs 385.726 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck26 French 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle2 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
7.1681509 NNF-1715

Service History


DateEventSource
30.6.1690Battle of Beachy Head
19.5.1692Battle of Barfleur
6.1716Condemned at BrestNNF-1715

 

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