La Topaze15492
Nominal Guns26NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1750NNF-1715
Acquired1750/10/30NNF-1715
First Commissioned1751/04
ShipyardBrest NNF-1715
Ship ClassTopaze Class
Designed byJean-Joseph GinouxNNF-1715
CategorySixth RateNNF-1715
National RateCinquième Rang
Ship TypeFrigate
Sailing RigShip Rigged
Broken Up1775NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck114'French Feet (Pied du Roi)37.0349 (121′ 6″ Imperial)
Breadth30'French Feet (Pied du Roi)9.744 (31′ 11″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold15'French Feet (Pied du Roi)4.8991 (16′ 0″ Imperial)
Burthen450Ton

Armament

1751/04Broadside Weight = 104 French Livre ( 50.908 kg) NNF-1715
Upper Gun Deck26French 8-Pounder

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
1751/0422010 officers, 210 menNNF-1715

Service History

DateEvent Source
1756/05/20Battle of Minorca 


Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
NNF-1715 Nomenclature des Navires Français de 1715 à 1774Alain DemerliacBook
 
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