La Nécessaire

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Nominal Guns8NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
PreviouslyFrench Merchant corvette 'La Nécessaire' (1769) (8)
Purchased9.1770NNF-1715
ShipyardLorient - Brittany NNF-1774
Ship ClassMarie ClassNNF-1774
CategoryUnratedNNF-1715
Ship TypeCorvette NNF-1715
Sailing RigShip RiggedNNF-1715
Sold11.1778NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck66' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)21.4368 (70′ 3″ Imperial)
Length of Keel60' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)19.488 (63′ 11″ Imperial)
Breadth20' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)6.496 (21′ 3″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold6' 7"French Feet (Pied du Roi)2.1383 (7′ 0″ Imperial)
Displacementc190Ton 
Burthen110Ton 

Armament


9.1770Broadside Weight = 16 French Livre (17.2672 lbs 7.832 kg)NNF-1715
Gun Deck8 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
9.1770644 officers, 60 menNNF-1715

 

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