Le Triton -> 1779 Cybele

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Nominal Guns32NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
PreviouslyFrench Merchant ship 'Le Triton' (1769) (26)
Purchased4.1770NNF-1715
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1715
CategoryFifth RateNNF-1715
National RateQuatrième RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeFrigate NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Wrecked12.1781NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck130'French Feet (Pied du Roi)42.224 (138′ 6″ Imperial)
Length of Keel118'French Feet (Pied du Roi)38.3384 (125′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth38'French Feet (Pied du Roi)12.3695 (40′ 6″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold16' 5"French Feet (Pied du Roi)5.2194 (17′ 1″ Imperial)
Burthen840Ton 

Armament


4.1770Broadside Weight = 174 French Livre (187.7808 lbs 85.173 kg)NNF-1715
Upper Gun Deck26 French 12-Pounder
Quarterdeck/Forecastle6 French 6-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
4.17702477 officers, 240 menNNF-1715

Service History


DateEventSource
7.1779Renamed CybeleNNF-1715

 

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