Le Héros

15346
Nominal Guns46NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down3.1700NNF-1715
Acquired24.11.1700NNF-1715
First Commissioned9.1702NNF-1715
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1715
CategoryFourth RateNNF-1715
National RateTroisième RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeShip of the Line NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Condemned1740NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck125'French Feet (Pied du Roi)40.6054 (133′ 2″ Imperial)
Breadth35' 2"French Feet (Pied du Roi)11.3788 (37′ 3″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold13' 11"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.2314 (13′ 10″ Imperial)
Burthen700Ton 

Armament


9.1702Broadside Weight = 278 French Livre (300.0176 lbs 136.081 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck20 French 18-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
9.17022866 officers, 280 menNNF-1715

1 Commanding Officer


DatesRankNameSource
1.4.1738 - 13.5.1738Lieutenant de VaisseauChevalier Roland-Michel Barrin (3rd Marquis de La Galissonière) (1693-1756)ref:1275

 

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