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L'Orient

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Nominal Guns80NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorCompagnie des Indes
Keel Laid Down4.1756NNF-1715
Acquired9.10.1756NNF-1715
First Commissioned8.1757NNF-1715
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1715
Constructor
Chevalier Antoine GroignardFrench
Naval Sailor
Designer
Ship Builder
Administrator
Service 1744-1798
NNF-1715
CategoryMerchantNNF-1715
Ship TypeEast IndiamanNNF-1715
Bought by the Navy5.1759NNF-1715
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Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck174'French Feet (Pied du Roi)56.5167 (185′ 5″ Imperial)
Length of Keel159'French Feet (Pied du Roi)51.6473 (169′ 5″ Imperial)
Breadth44'French Feet (Pied du Roi)14.3183 (46′ 11″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold20' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.6584 (21′ 10″ Imperial)
Burthen1,800Ton 

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
4.1759 - 12.1759Garde de la Marine
François Jacques de HillerinFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1757-1777
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