La Somme

15775
Nominal Guns28NNF-1715
NationalityRoyaume de France
OperatorMarine Royale
Keel Laid Down1.1729NNF-1715
Acquired1729NNF-1715
First Commissioned2.1730NNF-1715
ShipyardLe Havre - Normandy NNF-1715
Ship ClassSomme ClassNNF-1715
ConstructorJacques Poirier (d.1740)NNF-1715
CategorySixth RateNNF-1715
National RateCinquième RangNNF-1715
Ship TypeFlûte NNF-1715
Broken Up1745NNF-1715

Dimensions


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentNNF-1715
Length of Gundeck119' 0"French Feet (Pied du Roi)38.6512 (126′ 9″ Imperial)
Breadth32' 3"French Feet (Pied du Roi)10.4342 (34′ 2″ Imperial)
Depth in Hold12' 3"French Feet (Pied du Roi)3.9382 (12′ 11″ Imperial)
Displacementc1,000Ton 
Burthen520Ton 

Armament


2.1730Broadside Weight = 112 French Livre (120.8704 lbs 54.824 kg)NNF-1715
Lower Gun Deck4 French 12-Pounder
Upper Gun Deck20 French 8-Pounder
Quarterdeck4 French 4-Pounder

Crew Complement


Date# of MenNotesSource
2.1730130 NNF-1715

2 Petty Officers


DatesRatingNameSource
1736 - 1737Garde de la Marine Antoine Nicolas Choiseul-Beaupré (Comte de Marcheville) (1716-1760)ref:12751737Garde de la MarinePierre Claude Hocdenau (1771-1792)ref:1275

 

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