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Le Beaumont

Nominal GunsUnknownNNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorCompagnie des Indes
Keel Laid Down3.1762NNF-1715
First Commissioned12.1762NNF-1715
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1715
Ship ClassBeaumont Class (1772)NNF-1715
Ship TypeEast IndiamanNNF-1715
Bought by the Navy7.1770NNF-1715


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck145' 4"French Feet (Pied du Roi)47.0984 (154′ 6″ Imperial)
Length of Keel126' 4"French Feet (Pied du Roi)40.929 (134′ 3″ Imperial)
Breadth37'French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.0447 (39′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold14' 6"French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.5878 (15′ 0″ Imperial)


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Posted by Mark Thomason on Monday 26th of July 2021 14:11

Burden in BM tons by the English formula of its time is 1090 tons for a ship 155' x 39.5'. That suits a ship of 56 guns of weights and sizes for its era.

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