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Le Duc d'Orléans

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Nominal Guns74NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down8.1720NNF-1715
Acquired13.8.1722NNF-1715
First Commissioned1723NNF-1715
ShipyardToulon - Provence NNF-1715
Ship ClassDuc d'Orleans (1722)NNF-1715
Constructor
Rene LevasseurFrench
Ship Builder
Service 1692
NNF-1715
CategoryThird RateNNF-1715
Ship TypeShip of the LineNNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Hulked1748NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck152' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)49.3696 (161′ 11″ Imperial)
Length of Keel136' 8"French Feet (Pied du Roi)44.1788 (144′ 11″ Imperial)
Breadth43' 4"French Feet (Pied du Roi)14.0025 (45′ 11″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold18' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.8464 (19′ 2″ Imperial)
Burthen1,400Ton 

Armament


1748Broadside Weight = 792 French Livre (854.7264 lbs 387.684 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck26 French 36-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck28 French 18-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle16 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle4 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
17235566 officers, 550 menNNF-1715

3 Commissioned Officers


DatesRankNameSource
1742 - 1743Lieutenant de Vaisseau
Chevalier Louis de Grimaudet du MotheuxFrench
Naval Sailor
Service 1714-1762
ref:673
1744Capitaine de Vaisseau, capitaine en secondref:6731746Lieutenant de Vaisseau
Chevalier Antoine Drée de La Serrée (Baron de Drée de La Serrée)French
Naval Sailor
Administrator
Service 1718-1761
ref:673

1 Petty Officer


DatesRatingNameSource
1742Sous-Brigadier, Garde de Marineref:631

Service History


DateEventSource
10.2.1743/44Battle of Toulon

 

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